Etsy MiniClick below to see some of the handmade gifts we have for sale at our ChatterboxBeach shop on Etsy. We like to create useful gifts with colorful yarn, beads and fabric.
Monthly Archives: September 2012
STUCK IN POSSIBILITIES More than a year ago, I promised my friend that I would help her make a tablecloth for an organization where she volunteers. Each time we saw each other, we talked about how we needed to start … Continue reading
SCRAP OVERFLOW I had been working on a project and needed a scrap of orange fabric so small that I didn’t want to cut a piece from the folded fabrics stored in my stash drawers. Instead, I searched through the … Continue reading
GOT IT COVERED I was watching the 10 o’clock news when my child — who I already had tucked in bed an hour earlier — came to my room and told me he needed four textbook covers. “No problem,” I … Continue reading
OFF TO SCHOOL Last week, I worked at my sewing machine and made chicken pillows while I watched my children from the nearby upstairs window. The kids were outside with their neighborhood friends playing a form of baseball that includes … Continue reading