Latest Blog Entries — SewMichelle

Latest Blog Entries

New Pattern - Kiss & Make-Up Bags

 It's been a few months since I had a new pattern published.  I promise I haven't been slacking --- I've been hard at work on my new accessory line.  I'm pleased to share my newest pattern with you:   The Kiss & Make-Up Cosmetic Bags.     This unique pattern is packed with lots of EXTRAS!! (to make up for the long wait)     Included in the pattern are two sizes: Medium Size:  11" wide, 10" tall, 3 1 /2" deep Small Size:  7" wide, 6 1/2" tall, 2 1 /2" deep    Plus: BONUS machine applique monogram embroidery...

 In the hoop Scissor Rug Mat Freebie!

     Enjoy my new FREEBIE tutorial, the In The Hoop Scissor “Rug” Mat.  The tutorial comes with two separate designs in PES, JEF, HUS, EXP and DST formats : "My Good Scissors" & "Scissors"            I would love to see pictures of your finished projects.   Please email them to me at

The Mini-Screen by Kimberly Gavrus 

The Mini-Screen by Kimberly Gavrus

 I simply LOVE getting emails with pictures of the projects you make.  It thrills my heart!  Here are a few I have recently received.  A big thank you to each of these ladies for sharing their adorable projects.   We all need inspiration from time to time.  I am sure these pictures will do just that. If you should have any pictures that you have made using my pattern and would like to share them.  Please email them to me at  Thank you again ladies.  Great job!!   The Mini-Screen by Julie Ford Michelle,  your patterns are amazing.  I've never seen so many photos...


I know I promised I would get the sewing machine caddy out quicker than this but this is my busy season at my "real job" and unfortunately that has to come before sewing - no fun right?  Anyhow - its here now under Tutorials.   I even broke down when writing this tutorial and made one for myself...hope you all will do the same. The adorable sewing bird is a new set from Loralie called Sew Florida and the dress form fabric is hers too but its from many years ago and is probably out of production.