One Thimble 17- Fabric Wrap Bracelet

It’s One Thimble time again! I’m so excited to be a part of the 4th anniversary tour! I’m so thrilled that One Thimble has made a mark on the e-zine sewing world. Congrats on issue 17, Jen!

Quilt Market 2014 Prep

I had the opportunity again this year to sew up some pretties for a few fabulous designers for Fall Quilt Market. Before I sent them off, I snapped a few pics and I thought I’d share them with you today. In case you aren’t familiar, Fall Quilt Market is a giant trade show that is…

Distant as the Milky Way

I’ve had such a blast getting to know Frances from Belly Buttons Boutique and Frances Newcombe Design.  We’ve emailed and messaged and even talked about Skyping!  I love getting to know creative people and it’s always fun when you find things in common. Her new line, Cherie, from Art Gallery Fabrics, lives up to the…

Lovely as a Summer Day

C’mon…sing it with me… La la la– la– la la, La la la– la– la la My cherie amour, lovely as a summer day…. I’ve seriously been singing Stevie Wonder ever since I laid eyes on Cherie, this amazing, French-inspired fabric from Frances Newcombe and Art Gallery Fabrics.  It just whispers open air markets and…

Well Hello, Dot Com!

I am SO excited about this! Snickerdoodle Stew now has its own dot com!!! But don’t worry…not much is changing. I will still be sewing up a storm! I will also be adding more lifestyle posts to round out the blog and hopefully give me more opportunities to post!

The Twist Shift Dress by Ainslee Fox for One Thimble E-zine

I have several PDF patterns from Australian designers, but sadly I’ve not taken the time to sew any of them, which is truly my loss!  I was given a chance to sew up some patterns by the talented Jen Kennedy from Ainslee Fox.  These 2 patterns are a part of the One Thimble E-zine, which…

The Elements Collection

Ever since I laid eyes on it, I’ve been a huge fan of Parson Gray‘s fabric. For those of you that don’t know, the genius behind Parson Gray is designer/rocker David Butler. A.K.A. “Mr. Amy Butler.” I had a few pieces in my stash ‘o fabric and I had no idea what I was going…

1K Fan Giveaway

One Thousand Fans! I can hardly believe it!  It seems like just last month I was celebrating 800!  And I didn’t even get this up fast enough because I’m almost to 1,300! All I’m saying is this calls for a CELEBRATION!!!!  I’m pulling out all of the stops!  I’ve partnered with some incredibly generous vendors…

800 Facebook Fan Giveaway!

800 Facebook Fans!  Shut the front door!!! I’d first like to thank the Academy…wait…wrong speech. I’d like to thank YOU!  My wonderful peeps that have shared and liked and bought to make this possible!  In return, I’m giving you the opportunity to WIN an amazing prize! One lucky duck will win their choice of ANY…