Archive for March, 2013

This week Operation Shuffle continues with a look at my new-old sewing desk. If you’re not familiar with Operation Shuffle you can check out the first two posts here (part one) and here (part two). Now onto today’s scheduled program… I’ve very lucky to have a dad who can make wooden furniture. When I was […]


Because it’s time for a bonus post! Woo hoo! Okay it may not be as exciting as you think. Your level of excitement will all depend on whether or not you like surveys. I’m really hoping you like them. As you may know I do custom sewing for a growing clientele. My specialty is custom […]


I was bullied. There, I said it, and it wasn’t too hard. Maybe that’s because these days admitting to being bullied is not as difficult as it once was. Nowadays there is so much awareness (almost hyper-awareness) of bullying that you can’t go long without hearing about it on the news or reading about it […]


Last fall I had the pleasure of hosting my very first Naughty Gypsy photo shoot. From the bottom of my trunks and drawers came costumes I’d created over the years. It was a fabulous day (albeit cold) to get together with friends and family for the shoot. You can read about the shoot and check […]


Organizing a sewing room, or any craft room for that matter, is tough. With crafting comes many bits and pieces. We crafters and sewers have more little tidbits, fabric stashes, etc., than anyone else! Getting – and keeping – it organized is a constant battle. Let’s start with storage for all those bit and pieces. […]