Tagged: Sew

Saturday Stash Building

Saturday Stash Building

Left to right: Purple stripe shirt, blue stripe shirt, print cotton shirt, retro outdoor tablecloth, retro flannel-back tablecloth, white small-scale print sheets This morning I called my friend Alyssa to go to Farmer’s Market.  Turns out she was on the way to go “garage-sale-ing” and asked me to tag along. ...

Progress

Progress

Greetings from the CTLT at Iowa State University! I can’t believe that I am a SENIOR and this is the first time I have been here!  It is a wonderful world of computers both Mac and PC, laminators, binders, and every other technology source a future teacher could want or...

Quilts From Vintage Sheets

Quilts From Vintage Sheets

Mom recently cleaned out her collection of vintage sheets to make room for more civil war prints, I’m sure.  I was happy to take them off her hands, and here is my first creation. I used one pillowcase and a portion of a sheet that were the same print in...

The Not-So-Nerdy Way to Hem Jeans

The Not-So-Nerdy Way to Hem Jeans

I’m in need of some shorter-inseam jeans to wear with comfortable shoes for walking I’ve been doing around campus. I have avoided hemming what I have because hemmed jeans look so nerdy.  I remembered hearing a friend say she only buys jeans at the Buckle because they hem jeans for...