It Has to Have a Motor

Over the last few months, my husband and I have been watching a episode of Deep Space 9 each night before bed. Yes, we are nerdy like that.  The other night, I mentioned that I would love to have the … Continue reading

A Tiny Addition (to my sewing machine collection)

mini sears sewing machine

I stopped by one of the local antique malls over the weekend, hoping to find some inexpensive, but classy jewelry to wear to my brother-in-law’s wedding.  No luck on the jewelry, but when I stopped to look at a vintage … Continue reading

Singer Quantum 2623 Review

Quantum 2623

I have several sewing machines at my house, and I’ve been sewing for a couple of years now, so I figured it was time I write a review for you of my machines.  The first machine I’ll be reviewing is … Continue reading

Featherweight Help Needed

thread nest on fabric

Thanks to my wonderful husband, and the magic of the internet, we were able to order a new cable to hook to the foot pedal for my Featherweight and get everything installed.  My husband is magic with electricity, and machines … Continue reading

A Christmas for Sewing

singer featherweight

My husband gave me the best Christmas present I could think of, and better yet, I wasn’t expecting it.  He bought me a Singer Featherweight sewing machine! There’s a little damage to the cord that Matt wants to fix before … Continue reading

Fancy Feet


Thanks to a recent episode of Sewing with Nancy, I’ve decided I want to try out some fancy new feet for my sewing machine.  I’m so glad I remembered to set my DVR.  Apparently the local PBS thinks they should … Continue reading

That Quilt Project


So, it has occurred to me that I haven’t bothered to tell you all how my quilt project is going, in quite a while.  Basically, as soon as I got my sewing machine back, I started having problems with it … Continue reading

My Sewing Machine is Fixed

80-inch Circle

Yea!  I got a call from DavCo yesterday afternoon, and my sewing machine is fixed and ready to be picked up.  I’m pretty excited.  They are open until 5:30 this evening, so I may try to go down after work … Continue reading

Super Secret Project Update


The super secret project is more than 1/12 complete. This is pretty awesome. However, I did have some major sewing machine issues yesterday. Thanks so much to Mary Kay for all of the help with getting the problem solved. I … Continue reading