Lace edging

3×5 index card stash organization

I have started┬áto using 3×5 index cards and a cork board to organize my fabric stash and planned project list. With┬áthis method I know at a glance what I have. What projects are coming up? Planned style? Time period? What it will co-ordinate within my current wardrobe with and what I might need to buy Read More…

coif close up with gold

Elizabethan Coif – Part 2; Coral Stitch

Why green? Now I want to talk a bit about the stitching aspect of the coif I am working on. The extant piece has two colors of silk, and various stitching used early on as it seems the original artist decided what they liked and did not like. The original also was done in dark Read More…