Ghost Embroidery Published in CME

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I’m excited to announce I have a new article, Animal Instinct, published in Creative Machine Embroidery, September/October 2015 issue. The six page article covers the steps to create an embroidery technique I created, called Ghost embroidery.

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Published Again Excitement


This has been an exciting year for me, I am excited to announce I have been published again. This makes three times this year in Threads Magazine and one time in Notions, a magazine for ASG, American Sewing Guild, members only.  I am truly blessed!

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Dressing Downton at Biltmore Estates


Downton Abbey meets The Biltmore Estates – This is a trip I will never forget!!

What a wonderful event!! Dressing Downton at The Biltmore Estates, in Asheville, North Carolina. 40 costumes from the PBS show Downton Abbey were on display throughout the Vanderbilt home.  The eye candy was incredible.

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Prom Dress in Threads Magazine

I am so proud to announce that the gorgeous prom dress I made for my granddaughter is featured in the Reader’s Closet of Threads Magazine issue # 178, May 2015.Screen Shot 2015-02-17 at 4.20.13 PM

How exciting it is to see something you made in print. Check it out in Thread’s Magazine.

To see all the exquisite details of the dress and the process I went through to make it, read With Love – Prom Dress.The Prom Dress

Browse through my other articles and if you like what you see I hope you become a follower.

Here are links to some other articles you may like:

Rev Jacket DualThe Reversible Jacket

Side Front BustJacket Pattern Alterations

Me 4Fashion Ladies Skirt

Animal FloralMixing Fabric Prints

IMG_1891Dress for a Prom Queen

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Chunk’s Story – A Survivor, Diabetic Cat…

King ChunkChunk has an incredible life story to tell. He is a true survivor, an orphan, a forgiver, a love, and a diabetic. His life started as a litter of four, abandoned in a box by a dumpster, at 3 or 4 days old. This is where I came into his life and his story begins.

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