A Stitch In Time – Confessions Of An Embroidery Newbie
Lots of little stitches creating patterns and eventually turning into pictures and designs. Stitching designs on clothing, linens, towels, and giving away my fabulous creations at every holiday.
My friends and family oohing and ahhing and wondering at which boutique I purchased the items filled my daydreams.
Having a hobby for which I could sell products and use the profits to purchase more designs or have pocket money.
Different goals, but the object of my desire was one and the same I wanted a home embroidery machine!
Dreaming about owning an embroidery machine was one thing. Actually purchasing the embroidery machine became a trek and project unto itself. I saw a Singer embroidery machine demonstration one day in a local fabric store, and was mesmerized by what it could do!
I could not imagine owning something that could produce such results, and figured that it must be outrageously expensive and difficult to run. I had mainly done crafts and home dcor sewing, but I have two toddlers, and was really interested in embellishing store bought clothing to make it...