Mother’s Day Gift Idea

Springtime creativity is blooming in our busy sewing studio! One person is making a bright yellow & white beach tote; the younger ones are making matching pjs for their dolls and themselves; we’ve even got someone deconstructing a favorite dress and creating a pattern. It’s exciting to see all the activity. Quilts, dresses, bags — […]

Listening to Quilts

My friend Nancy and I recently went to “Quilts: Masterworks from the American Folk Art Museum,” which is on view through October 16, 2011. It’s really amazing. To see these queen-size and larger quilts hanging up in a museum is so inspiring! They cover the walls on three floors and come from several different time […]

A Source of Inspiration

There’s a great little fabric store called PS Fabrics & Crafts at 359 Broadway between Franklin and Leonard. They’d been there for years and were run by a family. A year or two back they had a huge going-out-of-business sale and there was talk about closing up shop. However, THEY ARE STILL THERE! They’re open […]