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The Sweater Curse, Explained!

The Sweater Curse, Explained!

Posted by Jen Lopez on Feb 19th 2020

If you’re a knitter, you have no doubt heard of the “Sweater Curse”. The curse purports that if you knit a sweater for your sweetheart, they will break up with you, oftentimes before the sweater is ev … read more
When Work and Quilting Collide

When Work and Quilting Collide

Posted by Jen Lopez on Feb 5th 2020

In my former life as a Software Development Manager (i.e. the dreaded “day job”), I interviewed a lot. Most of the work was contract so that meant short gigs of 6-12 months and LOTS of interviewing in … read more
Any Excuse to Buy More Fabric

Any Excuse to Buy More Fabric

Posted by Jen Lopez on Jan 8th 2020

Every quilter I know, myself included, has more fabric than she or he can use in a lifetime. We even have a special acronym for this situation: STABLE – Stash Total Accumulation Beyond Life Expectancy … read more
Don't Stress Your DYI

Don't Stress Your DYI

Posted by Jen Lopez on Dec 11th 2019

Much has been written online about the many fine attributes of Handmade Holidays: handmade gifts are more thoughtful; they come from the heart; they are fun to make; they are unique and one could ev … read more