Personalized Baby Blankets

Personalized Baby Blankets

Sometimes a customer will come to me and ask what baby gift can I give that the recipient can enjoy for a long time?   I tell them a blanket, a personalized baby blanket.   I remember when I (or I should say my son) received my first personalized baby blanket.  I’m sure it was a mixture of […]

Personalized Gifts for Gator Fans

Personalized Gifts for Gator Fans

Personalized Gifts For Gator Fans Living in the state of Florida I am often asked to create personalized gifts for University of Florida fans.   Our household also happens to be UF fans. Go Gators!   When doing such a gift one  has to be very careful not to break any trademark laws.   Over the years we’ve come […]

A Custom Backpack Fit For A Princess

A Custom Backpack Fit For A Princess

Recently one of my lovely customers came to me looking for a custom backpack for her sweet soon to be two year old daughter.   Whenever someone comes to me for a custom item I always ask them to tell me a little bit about the recipient.  Well, she loves pretending she is a princess and […]

Seersucker Bloomers & Dress, Minky Lovie and Bib & Burp Cloth Set

Seersucker Bloomers & Dress, Minky Lovie and Bib & Burp Cloth Set

One of my dear customers came to me needing a gift for her new grandchild.  Great, it’s a boy right?  I mean this family all they have is boys…….not this time.  It’s a girl!!!  It’s a Stella!  Stella…..I love that name. Seersucker Dress I wanted to come up with something really pretty and girly for […]

Personalized Birthday Shirt

Personalized Birthday Shirt

Recently one of my dear customers came to me for a personalized  birthday shirt for her daughter.   Some people are very specific about what they want on their birthday shirts and some people need some ideas from me. This customer was open to ideas  so I  thought about what my grand nieces are into […]

Personalized Twin’s gift

Personalized Twin’s gift

Over the years I have been lucky enough to establish some really great clients.  Some of these clients have been with me for so long they feel comfortable enough just call me up and tell me ‘I need a personalized baby gift and I’d like to spend $X amount’.  They know that is all they […]

What Is Applique???

What Is Applique???

ap*pli*que – of French origin; a decoration or trimming of one material sewn or otherwise fixed onto another. This week I decided to write about something I am doing almost daily in my sewing room; applique. What is applique?? Well not only will I tell you, I show you! I have attached some photos for you to […]

Toms One for One

Toms One for One

My topic today is TOMS, have you heard of TOMS yet?  You may have seen them and not know what they are yet.  TOMS is a company invented by Blake Mycoskie and for every pair of shoes they sell, they donate a pair to a child in need. I love the whole story behind TOMS […]