Welcome to my Crafty Blog!

an overjoyed sam at the statue of a giant thimble and buttons in toronto

I'm Samantha (Sam), a mechanical engineer, seamstress, crafter, & entrepreneur. Enjoy perusing photos of my sewing and craft-related adventures. I hope my blog brings inspiration and happiness to your day!

Tutorials & Free Projects

Tiny Thread Spool Pushpins Tutorial X-Stitch Throw Pillow Tutorial
Starburst Wrapper Bracelet Tutorial Vintage Hassock Reupholstery DIY
Safety Eye Installation Tutorial for Plush a guide to sewing in your dorm room
Sewing Basket Essentials for Beginners a gift guide for the seamstress who has everything

popular posts

Handmade Wool Alpaca Plush Tiny Handmade Plush Cactus
Annual Ladies' Board Rummage Sale orange sewing machine from germany
Marietta Big Chicken custom plush tiny narwhal graduation gift

Archives

Categories

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making things

ribbon rack

please, never forget how much you love to make things. making makes you whole.

ribbon rack

making things

beads

the urge to create bubbles at the core until, volcano-like, bursts.

beads

Living in two places makes crafting a challenge; all my zippers and bobbins and favorite fabrics are at school, while here …

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emergence

wading out of the sludge of listlessness… it’s time to create something.

button wall

Finally recovering from that semester full of work before work followed by some work… this break’s about sleeping …

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hue splash

ultimate soul heal: take a trip to the art store. life regains color.

row of colored buildings, cologne, germany