• How I Became A Sewing Teacher

    Life is funny! I never in my wildest dreams thought I would make a career out of teaching people how to sew. Writing this post has been a big trip down memory lane…

  • Dealing with Sewing Donations

    I'm definitely someone who doesn't like to waste anything. I hate throwing food away that I didn't get a chance to make or eat. I love that I'm able to take articles of clothing in…

  • I am going to Challenge Myself

    I'm not going to buy new clothes for at least 1 year. I declared this 1 months ago on social media and so far I've not broken any of my rules. Well now that…

  • The Calming Effects of Sewing

    Maybe you've seen the article going around the blogosphere lately about the calming effects of sewing that can help people express and heal themselves. This is something we've known in our core for a…

  • Más hilo, por favor.

    “More thread, please.” This was the most adorable Spanish phrase I kept hearing during my time teaching at La Escualita last week! Hallelujah – something I could actually understand. Even though this may…