Welcome to my Crafty Blog!

samantha sews

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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twinkly feeling

christmas mood lighting combined with friends and laughs fills souls with peace and joy.

trees & bright sky at virginia kendall

we decorated our suite with lots of …

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never leave your friends behind; keep them close. they help hold you together.


those college kids

orange fence

if anyone asks, i have no idea how that parking cone got there.

orange fence


birthday surprises lead to lots of grins, giggles, and general joy.

lily the penguin - would you believe a boy made this?