Tag Archives: Trina Gallop

Spring Sewing

The temps here in Winnipeg have finally started to be consistently above the zero degree mark! That means several things here: 1) it’s shorts weather (ha! maybe not for me but I’m seeing a lot of people who think this … Continue reading

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Reverse Appliqué for Valentine’s Day

Am I the only one who is finding it hard to believe that we are almost through the first month of 2017? And a few weeks out from Valentine’s Day? While you can certainly use the reverse appliqué technique at … Continue reading

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Everyday Solutions

I think this is one of my favourite parts of sewing. Have a need for something? Make it yourself! I know I sometimes take creating things myself to a new level. And it doesn’t matter whether it is sewing or … Continue reading

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Stitch Sampling

I received an exciting delivery last week… …let me give you a hint… it rhymes with glowing sashine. That’s right, I got a new sewing machine. (Eeeeeee!!!) I can’t wait to tell you more about it, although first I need a … Continue reading

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Quilty Camera Strap

  Quilt-ify It!     Do you look at things around your home, at your office, pretty much anywhere, and wonder how you can quilt-ify it? I know I do! The idea for a camera strap cover is one you … Continue reading

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Multi-crafting: Storage for what-nots and make-alots

I’m a sewer, knitter, spinner, baker, embroiderer… I could go on. But basically, what I’m trying to say is I have more than just one creative outlet. In fact, I have many. So many that I now have to stop … Continue reading

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Making Merry: Trina Edition

Welcome to day 5 of Making Merry with Janome As the number of available pre-holiday weekends counts down, there’s limited time left for crafting. One item that many of us think about {aka: imagine, but never quite finish}: making a … Continue reading

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Taking the Time to Sew for Where You Create

Decking Out Your Maker Space From toddler dresses to teen quilts, there is always someone or some occasion to make something for. Our to-do list is always being re-charged with new ideas as we wander through Pinterest and our favourite … Continue reading

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A is for Apple: Part Two

Welcome back to our Paper Pieced Apple Project. In Part One, guest artisan Trina Gallop showed us how to piece a pattern. Today she shows us one way to finish off a project with a lunch tote. Sew on….   … Continue reading

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A is for APPLE: Part One

Welcome to DAY 2 of An Apple a Day from Janome and happy Sewing Month! Today our special guest is Trina Gallop of Will Cook for Shoes.Trina offers all sorts of daily living goodness on her blog – from the … Continue reading

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