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!

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

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



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home cookin’

funny, when we miss home food, we really just miss hamburger helper.

orange leaves

and the atmosphere.

outta here

packin’ up and out the door; family, food, and fun are waiting on me!

planes in a row

To quote the Genie from Aladdin: “and weeeee’re….. outta here!”

cracker barrel adventure

why yes, those biscuits were worth waking up early and the lengthy drive.


why i love home

pecan pie, cookies, birthday cake, texas sheetcake, & costco muffins…

unusual playground view