It's been what, about 6 months since my last blog post and honestly I thought I had abandoned it for all intents and purposes. But then, spring and a rebirth of creative motivation happened.
I had dinner with Anna Graham of Noodlehead. I've been testing patterns for Anna since 2011 (four years?! gasp), and it's no secret that her bag patterns are my favorite. I make several Go Anywhere Bags per year!
Anna was here in Vermont teaching a workshop for a local quilt-and-yarn shop, Nido, and I was lucky enough to take her out for dinner one of the evenings she was here. We had a nice time talking creative and getting to know each other outside of the sewing world. She convinced me to keep blogging, and keeping in touch with this great supportive community we have.
Get ready for her new book, being released later this month. Handmade Style promises to have some innovative and beautiful new projects:
And check back here every now and again - I'm aiming to post about once a week, with some great projects I worked on over the winter, and ways for you to get sewing too.