You may have read my Top 12 Tools for the Beginner Quilter post from earlier this year. Since then, I have really thought about other tools that I use that make sewing so much easier. Some of these tools I have used for several years, and others I have just recently discovered. There are so many rulers and notions available now, so determining which ...read more
Also posted in Simply Stitched Tagged quilting
A great big thank you to everyone that participated in the Shamrock Lollipop kit giveaway! We hope you found new ways to stay connected with us through your preferred social media outlets.
And the winner of the Shamrock Lollipop Kit is …….
*applause* Congratulations! We will e-mail you today!
Don’t forget, you can ...read more
A great big thank you to everyone that participated in the scrappy mug rug giveaway! We hope you found new ways to stay connected with us through your preferred social media outlets.
And the winner of the yellow and gray scrappy mug rug is…….
*applause* Congratulations! We will contact you via email this morning!
Don’t ...read more
A few weeks ago I blogged about making easy, scrappy mug rugs. They come together so quickly that I wanted to make them in multiple color combinations. I have used leftover scraps from two different quilts so far, and I imagine there are many more to come. Sometimes, though, the quilts are not a gift for myself so the mug rugs do not necessarily match ...read more
There are so many different ways to follow your favorite blogs that it sometimes seems a bit confusing. Should you follow them on social media? email? rss? Trying to figure out all the options can be overwhelming, so I thought I'd try to help sort out the different ways you can follow us here at Simply Notable! We have several giveaways coming ...read more
I took a few moments to admire the Ravelry projects for our free Tumbling Bunnies pattern this week and was so impressed with the creativity and skill of the knitters out there. I wish I could share them all, but here's a selection of those who were kind enough to allow me to use their photos:
It's always fun for me to see the unique ...read more
Also posted in Simply Celebrated Tagged Easter
I always enjoy checking up on my friend, StevenA through his Bitches Get Stitches blog. The man can knit, Crafty Friends and besides - he's a witty guy who can write as well, so his blog posts almost always put a smile on my face and sometimes even make me snort right out loud, getting me some strange looks from bystanders.
Steven is hosting ...read more
For those that know me, I'll bet you're surprised to see me post about knitting. That's normally Mom's job! I've tried, and failed to learn to knit many times. I understood the concept but as soon as I hit a rough patch, all that I'd learned quickly went out the window as I tossed my needles aside in frustration and forgot what I'd ...read more
And now with Tour de Fleece winding down, it's time for the Ravellenic Games. Teams have been forming for awhile now and Team Notable members are beginning to plot and plan their projects.
We'll be awarding medals in the form of prizes and we have a wonderful sponsor who's donated a huge wedge style bag, large enough to hold the heftiest project! ...read more
There are several reasons I've decided to try a review of the NEW Dove® VisibleCare™ Toning Crème Body Wash. First, I love the Dove® Campaign for Real Beauty that they launched in 2004. I've tried to impress upon each of my four daughters that they are beautiful, inside and out, just exactly as they are. This is what turned me on to the Dove® ...read more