A Seamstress Bares It All – Keeping it Real

A Seamstress Bares It All – Keeping it Real

  If you came here expecting my version of the Sports Illustrated Cover (is there any fabric in that bathing suit?) or Fifty Shades of My Fifty-something body….don’t worry, I will spare you the agony! No, the agony I am sharing with you is a classic...
Gifts for People Who Love to Sew

Gifts for People Who Love to Sew

I thought I’d gather a few gift ideas if you have someone who loves to sew on your list. Some of these are items I have. Some are items I’d like to have! Many of these were given to me by my husband over the years. (I originally wrote this post last year....
Gift Ideas for the People Who Sew

Gift Ideas for the People Who Sew

(Updated for 2013 here.) I thought I’d gather a few gift ideas if you have someone who loves to sew on your list. Some of these are items I have. Some are items I’d like to have! Many of these were given to me by my husband over the years. Let’s...
Wednesday Sewing – Cord Minder

Wednesday Sewing – Cord Minder

For those who have followed this blog a while, you might remember that I have been on a quest for a “Cord Minder.”  (Read all about it here, here and here!)  To press my T Shirt Quilts properly, I need a lot of room.  My cord is always...
Pressing Matters – Design Function

Pressing Matters – Design Function

Review of this cord minder Review of this cord minder As someone who sews, pressing is very important to me.  I press throughout the construction process to set my stitches and have a nice, crisp seam.  It is especially important to me when constructing my T...
CSN Review – Cord Minder and Iron Rest

CSN Review – Cord Minder and Iron Rest

I am grateful that CSN offered me another opportunity to review a product.  I selected two items that I can use in my sewing studio. As many of you have come to know, we at Maiden Jane like practical items that are well-designed and are constructed of high...