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Rhonda Morrison, Fall River, MA, US

I am just learning to sew through tutorials and websites; groups and videos. A little over a year ago i bought a sewing machine and finally decided i wanted to put it to use, especially with my granddaughter. Otherwise i enjoy reading,Forensics, Psychology, Cold Case Crimes, love roses and gardening and most of all my family.

craft interests: embroidery, quilting, sewing

Gender: Female

Birthday: 03/09/1965

Member Since: 10/18/2013

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Bow Cushions

Found this tutorial on Youtube. It is time consuming, but makes such pretty cushions/pillows for any room in the home.

Plant Rug

My project could have come out better if i had the proper tools so that is very important to have the proper tools such as rulers, cutting mat, fabrics, and believe it or not even space to be able to...

Roll Up/ Sausage/ PillowCase

When I made these pillowcases, I was using some material that was given to me and did not have enough to follow exact measurements. If you are going to make these, please have exact measurements for...

Need A Bag

This is the 1st and only bag but in due time there wlll be more. This pattern does require a zipper foot so i suggest if you haven't used  one  yet to watch a youtube video.. They are very helpful...

Electronic Casings or Sleeves

For me it was easy to diagram the steps after i measured my phone and documented the dimensions needed. I chose  some cool fabric i had. One fabric was stretchy and while sewing i had to stop...

Easy Patterns Needed For the Kitchen

First thing because I am new at sewing i made sure i had extra material. I knew there would be many mistakes. Once I chose which apron I wanted to make, i gathered all the supplies  needed and put...

Bandana and pet projects

My daughter adopted a new puppy so i looked on line and found the pattern for the bandana which is pretty easy to make. I couldn't print out the pattern so i just measured the fabric and cut and...

recent comments

Re: Enter the Teach Yourself to Sew Giveaway Sponsored by Janome

I truly want to learn to sew. I have been trying so hard at home and just don't have the right tools and supplies. but research and read and try. Being disabled it is all i have to make myself feel like i am able to contribute and feel worthy of being someone and i always love to learn.

Re: Enter the Teach Yourself to Sew Giveaway Sponsored by Janome

I always wanted to learn but never really had the chance to learn. Lost my mom at 9 and then was in an abusive relationship started at 15, became a young mom and pretty much focused on school, work and raising my daughter. Finally bought a sewing machine which sat in the box for a year because i never thought i would be able to sew. Now, since i finally gave myself the opportunity to open myself up and try it, I enjoy it and want to learn more and make so many things. My granddaughter is 6 and it gives me and her alot to look forward to together. We made our first doll dress, i will post, we had so much fun. So guess what she is getting for Christmas? I would love to expand my horizons with a really nice machine and learn to make many beautiful creations. Thank you.