Sewing and Mindfulness

One of the reasons I have always found solace in sewing is because I'm an introvert with a mind that just will not stop jumping unless it has something creative to do.  Sewing was my meditation before meditation was a common practice.  Sewing takes concentration and care from every angle.  [...]

By |2018-02-06T18:39:49-08:00February 6th, 2018|Sewing, Stories|0 Comments

1 1/2 Socks

1 1/2 Socks! I should probably wait until I'm finished knitting these socks to announce them, but I'm not going to.  I am just so goofy excited about them.  I can't believe I'm almost done knitting my very first pair of socks!  Woo-hoo!  Knitting is a special art.  I so admire the [...]

By |2018-01-23T22:57:43-08:00January 23rd, 2018|Knitting & Crocheting, Shares, Stories|4 Comments

Intentional Sewing

Intentional Sewing Intentional sewing means that each garment I make has been chosen and constructed with much thought and care. It means that it is needed, already has a place in my capsule wardrobe and therefore is deserving of precious closet space. It is a good design, made from quality [...]

By |2017-12-14T14:43:41-08:00July 31st, 2017|Sewing, Stories, Uncategorized|0 Comments