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When to Say Goodbye

This is a personal post, something I have been trying to tackle for a long time. I am in the process of getting rid of stuff. Stuff that I don’t want any more. Stuff that doesn’t work any more. Stuff that I’m just tired of looking at. Stuff that other people have given me that just isn’t useful to me or even my taste. Stuff that just doesn’t make sense to own any more. I plan on going through every...

Purse Strap

Essential Tutorial: Tote Bag Straps

There are a few different ways to make straps but this is my favorite and it’s sturdy! You can use the same fabric as the tote but remember if you are making something out of less than sturdy fabric don’t expect it to last a really long time. This construction method is good for quilters cotton weight fabric through to a thin canvas. Heavier weight canvas might give your sewing machine a headache, it depends on the strength of your...

When and where to buy yarn? A festival of course

I like to buy most of my yarn at festivals. Why? Because they are so much fun and the selection is so much bigger and better! I have a few favorites that I drag my family to every chance I get. If you see a wool and sheep festival advertised, don’t think that it’s just yarn! These are some of the things you will see: (not every festival has all of these items but a good selection of them) yarn...

When Finished is Better Than Perfect

This is my first time blogging. Truth be told, I am not a writer at heart but I can write from my heart.  I am a crafter/artist/art supply hoarder etc. I like making things with my hands, so I tend to be better at showing or teaching rather than writing it down. There will be some times when I will have lots to say but little time to type it up and vice versa. Just so we are clear on...

Classes Start Soon

Sign up to reserve your space in one of Stitch Clinics winter classes. This is a great time of year to knit, warm cozy yarn, lots of indoor weather and when you are finished you will know how to make something for the cold weather! Any questions? Feel free to contact me directly: marissa@stitchclinic.com....