Author Archives: A Stitchy Situation

About A Stitchy Situation

I am a busy Mother of three who has a love of crafting... mainly sewing projects. I love to share what I learn, so I hope you will love my blog!

Moving

I am absolutely ecstatic at how many people have been enjoying my blog, so far! I am moving this blog over HERE. Please follow me and continue to see sewing and crafting posts.

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My New Sewing Room!

Once upon a time, I had a sewing room. I had to share it with the computer but I still had a large work area beside my drawers and cabinets. Then it happened… …the computer room needed to be turned … Continue reading

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Straight up Slippin’, Boo! Using a Bed Sheet for a Slipcover

I’m so close to having my own creative space! The walls are up and painted a cheery yellow. Next we put in the drop ceiling and carpet. Woo hoo! Something I will need after all the construction stuff is complete, … Continue reading

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Suffering from Withdrawal!

I’m surprised I’m not shaking. It’s been sooooooo loooooong since I’ve sewn or crafted something it’s putting me a little on edge. The sewing room is coming along, but what’s taking the most time is the drywall. Since my room … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

Due to construction on a new sewing room (yay!) I will be taking a little break from posting. Please enjoy the links to the right, though, for more sewing or crafting fun!

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A Sweet Little Pin Cushion-No Sew

Today, I had a nagging pain in my neck and head. Today, I had dishes and laundry piled up. Today, the laundry just isn’t getting done. Today, I needed a simple craft. Something quick and pretty, with almost instant gratification.Today…I … Continue reading

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Nifty-Gifty: A Quick Little Basket with Sew or No-Sew Instructions

This sweet little recycling piece is actually a project I did in Summer Camp around the age of ten (in a group of 9-12 yr olds), using hot glue guns instead of sewing machines. It makes use of an old … Continue reading

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