Hi Friends, Every day I work on getting fabrics into my little on-line shop. Today was a little bit of a surprise as I unwrapped this Red and White Snowflake print... I began taking photos not even looking at the end of the bolt or the selvage, just snapping away... Finally, I looked to record… Continue reading I Guess I’m a JoAnn Fabric Shop!!! Their Mistake, You’re Opportunity!
Hi Friends, Followers and Family! I'm not quite ready to make the big announcement yet, but if you've noticed my postings have been very infrequent there's been a reason. I have been secretly hiding from you my adventure of starting a new business! When the timing is right and all the legal paperwork finally comes… Continue reading Taking Product Photos
A few really interesting things happened last night that I'm dying to share with you all. First is my most amazing fabric purchasing experience at Hobby Lobby. I wanted to stop into Hobby Lobby to get some Christmassy Fabric to go around the base of our tree. For some reason we are on a wild… Continue reading A Tale of Two Fabrics…err Two Stores?…err Two Fabric Cutters?
Don't dare think a trip to Northern California wouldn't include a visit to Britex in San Francisco. On Thursday we travelled down the 101 over the Golden Gate Bridge and into the heart of San Francisco. I don't know what it is about this town but I tend to get a little tense while driving… Continue reading A visit to Britex, San Fran
Well it has been a busy few weeks for me and I'm going to need to do a few posts just to get it all in. In April I went to the 2009 edition of the International Quilt Festival...so I'll need to do a post on that when I get a chance. There were some… Continue reading From the Prairie to the Last Frontier to the Crossroads of America, a busy May!
When Fabrics by Dyllis closed last year I was pretty sad. You know, it is a very traumatic event for fashion sewers when a reliable resource goes out of business! Tragic I say! It was this cute little shop that had amazing fabrics! Well, about two months ago a friend of mine told me about… Continue reading Introducing ‘The Fabric Divas’ – a new find!
Oh no. Is it true? My brain wasn't sure the eyes were processing the information correctly. Oh boy, next thought: "where am I going to get that 108" white muslin now? darn, darn, darn." Closer...I think it's true. Yup. Hardly anything left. I think this store has been at this location for over 20 years.