Simple Stitches Fabric Shop, Guest Blog Post

The following is a guest blog post from Myra Roberts, one of the owners of the Simple Stitches Fabric Shop. Janette & Myra Run the shop together. To learn more about them, click here.

I have always been a creative person. My medium has always been changing. I wanted to … continue reading →

I’m Jennie and I share patterns, tutorials, inspiration and thoughts over at Clover & Violet. I’m an Army wife and homeschooling mom of three who tries to carve out a little creative time every day. Most afternoons you’ll find me sewing, embroidering or knitting, always with a cup of coffee … continue reading →

Harvey and a cute embroidery pattern

Thanks for all the notes and well wishes.  We are recovering from Hurricane Harvey.

We had 38″ of water flow through our house.  We are not in a flood zone.  It hit us by surprise that there was a chance of flooding at our home.  On day 1, Harvey was … continue reading →

Introducing………

Introducing…….

 

Shelby is the oldest of the Wiedenmann clan and has started working part time in the warehouse this summer.  She will soon go back to school ( she’s a junior in high school this year) but what great experience she is having.

Shelby accompanied Mary Jean and her … continue reading →

What have I been up to?

Busy doing nothing may be strong words.  I am busy – but doing nothing…. sometimes it feels like two steps forward and three steps back.

First off – #3 is getting married.  Karly and Fred (#3) got engaged last year June.  We love our new daughter-in-law to be.  She fits … continue reading →

Quilt Market Slide Show! See it here!

We had a blast in St. Louis!  What a great city!  The weather was ideal – although by now you know I live in Hot Hot Hot Houston.

We enjoyed everything about St. Louis!

Stella2 was debuted at Quilt Market.  Everyone loved her and we hope you will too!

She … continue reading →

VKL 2017 – In the books! Read about ……

Nathan did not have to ask me twice if I wanted to attend Vogue Knitting Live 2017 at Red Rock, Las Vegas – Yes Yes Yes and more Yes!

We had a blast attending our first trade show of 2017.  We have a very aggressive schedule this year.  More shows … continue reading →

26 Not 25 ways to become a better knitter!

25 tips just aren't enough! 26 sounds better! Whether you are a "seasoned" knitter or just a beginner these tips will refresh your skills. It's always handy to have a "check up"

For the next 10 days I am going to find and share some great storage ideas for organizing and cleaning your “Happy Space”!

Day 1 – Get your sewing notions and supplies organized with help from the National Sewing Circle.  The blog below has some great ideas for cutting mats, … continue reading →