Tagged: Sew Pro

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Sew Pro: A Year Later

Last year about this time, hundreds of quilters descended upon Chicago for the Sew Pro Convention.  The convention was unique because it was about being a professional in the sewing industry.  You can read my initial recap here. So what have I done with all I learned in the past year? I have a logo and a brand: Powered by Quilting I’m officially registered as...

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Blossom Blog Hop

It is Day 2 of the Stitching Stars Blossom Blog hop, and I get to share with you my project inspired by “Blossom.”  As much as I wanted to be inspired by Mayim Bialik from the Blossom TV show, I figured showing my blossoming quilting skills was a much better idea.  I also gathered inspiration from Cherry Blossoms to have that floral spring touch as...

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Sew Pro All Stars Blog Hop

Hello from Shanghai!  I’m traveling for my day job this week, but I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to do a Blog Hop with the fabulous group I attended Sew Pro with!  And today’s the day!  I’m so happy to introduce to you my very first pattern inspired by my Sew Pro attendance this past September.  This pattern is called “Spinning Vectors” for the spinning...

One more week! 1

One more week!

One more week until my first pattern is going to be launched! Yay! So excited.  I was really happy to see the test blocks from my pattern testers.  A few minor changes and everything will be ready!  Also, next week is the Sew Pro All Stars Blog Hop.  Everyone that is participating is going to be posting about something that inspired them during Sew Pro...

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Join me in the Treehouse Club

This week was a roller coaster.  I will preface this with, I am trying to not be as much of a perfectionist, and I think I strive to be exceptional (and with that comes unrealistic goals at times) because ultimately, I fear mediocrity.  So sending my pattern out to just the proofreaders and reading all the feedback was not the most pleasant experience for me. ...

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From Hobby to Side Hustle

I attended the Sew Pro Convention this past weekend in Chicago.  My emotions while there went from excitement to anxious to overwhelmed to downright giddy.  There were so many things I learned that I’m figuring out how to turn into action steps for an overall plan to kick start my side hustle (aka future business). First and foremost, I would really like to thank the organizers...

I graduated almost 8 years ago?! 2

I graduated almost 8 years ago?!

I’m back at my Alma Mater this week to recruit for my day job.  It’s unbelievable how fast time flies and I can’t believe just how much has changed.  Therefore, not much crafting/sewing/quilting this week at all!  After these few days on campus, I’ll be heading to Sew Pro in Chicago!  I’m so excited to meet everyone and learn more about the industry.  I have...