• Own Your Cancellation Policies

    Yesterday I made a video talking about private sewing lessons. In this video I shared my experiences around teaching private lessons for many, many years. I touched on how I feel when you start…

  • 2020 Biz Goal Planning

    I’m guessing you’re here either watching this class live with me or watching the video later  because you have some big goals for 2020!Maybe you’re here because you’re dreaming of starting your own…

  • Quit Doing Everything Yourself

    if I could go back and start my business all over again knowing what I know now, I'd definitely have hired help with teaching the classes a lot sooner.  When I was first starting…

  • Crafting My Ideal Daily Routine

    I'm on my way back from a really wonderful visit with my in laws. My husband didn't even come with me. I'm pretty close to my mother in law and treasure the time…

  • I got a bad review on social media.

    Yep, it happened. The dreaded bad review for all the world to see. After having my sewing studio this long with nothing but stellar reviews (and my working my butt off to get…

  • 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…

  • Our Curriculum At Work

    Recently I got this email from Viviana who is the owner of Costura Elemental in Puerto Rico. It made me beyond happy to get the message and all the photos to go along…

  • Visualization

    Visualize a Great Sewing Class

    Visualization techniques have been used for many years by successful people. People use visualization all the time to make powerful things happen in their life. Often elite athletes use visualization to help win…