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

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sponsored: my favorite tools

why buy handmade? handmade is a lesson.

orange sewing machine at volksfaden, berlin

I grew up in a house full of handmade, do-it-yourself spirit. My pop’s a mechanical engineer and a born …

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seventeen syllables: a reflection

glowing jellyfish - baltimore aquarium special exhibit

glowing jellyfish - baltimore aquarium special exhibitThe Haiku Project has come to an end. As abruptly as it began, my time spent recording each day in seventeen syllable spurts has …

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a few haiku for you

birthday pouch for my best friend new embroidery whales swim in flocks upon a corduroy sea.

cheerful, smiling girl a helpful sewing genius dons her green apron.

cut, cut the fabric was that one-half or quarter? perfectly straight line.

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oh the whales

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