Latest Blog Entries — SewMichelle

Latest Blog Entries

Always A Lady

July 26, 2014 • 4 responses

Thank you to all of the ladies that tested this pattern for me.  Their projects are adorable!

  Paula's "Ladies"  Dianna's "Lady"  Hannah Wheeler's "Lady" Melody made this "Lady" for her friend who is a breast cancer survivor. Vanessa's "Lady" Shirley's "Lady" Great job Ladies!!! Thank you for testing this pattern for me.

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...

A BIG thank you to all of my testers!!


  Below are pictures from my testers on the Kiss & Make-Up Bags  and their thoughts on the pattern.     Candi Wilson said, "The instructions for attaching the accent piece and doing the embroidery are exact and very precise.  I love the added tips, very helpful." Candi did a great job on the bags and even added the make-up in the pics as a cute accent pieces.  Too cute Candi.  Thank you!  If you are in a hurry and need a finished bag, checkout Candi's Facebook page where she has them for sale.         Kathy Albus...

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 hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas.  Mine was especially nice this year.  I got to spend precious time with my parents and grandparents.  The older we all get, the more I realize, that time with family is better than any present anyone could give me!  Although Santa must read my blog because he brought me the Lil' Twister Ruler I wanted too :>) I normally make gifts for my friends and family at Christmas, but this year my time was at a premium and I was only able to complete a couple of gifts.  Now that Christmas is over I...