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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a hint of trepidation

pretty buildings in germany

scary scary tests approaching… haven’t i had enough of these yet?

pretty buildings in germany


fat tree

currently convinced that engineering means each morning has no joy.

fat tree

what is needed

parking lot

facts, processes, math, formulas, logic, science… determination.

parking lot

a good day falls together

prayer candles at notre dame du paris

God’s intervention, coincidence, good fortune… different names, same thing.

prayer candles at notre dame du paris

My 10am badminton class is canceled, and my 1:15 computer class is canceled. Plus, the computer test that I …

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