Category Archives: SEWING FUN WITH ELNA

PROJECT IDEA: SEWING A COSY WINTER NIGHTGOWN

  I bought this fabric earlier this year and then wondered later what I had been thinking at the time……must have been a heck of a deal? A closer inspection really made me think of cows & not animal print … Continue reading

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THE EDMONTON SHOW IS NEXT WEEK….SEE YOU THERE!

IT’S TIME FOR THE EDMONTON SEWING SHOW AGAIN……SAME PLACE: September 12-13, 2014 Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 9am – 5pm Millenium Place, Sherwood Park HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE……. I WILL BE DOING A PRESENTATION ONCE A DAY ON THE … Continue reading

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SUMMER SEWING: PILLOW CASE DRESSES FOR LITTLE GIRLS

  These are known as pillow case dresses:  the fabric and part of the construction in the pic below is courtesy of my dealer, Trudy,  in LANGLEY, BC who gave me the partially made sundresses some time back. I finally got the … Continue reading

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PART 7 IN THE SERIES ON FEET & ACCESSORIES: PINTUCK FEET

“My only comfort,” she said to Meg, with tears in her eyes, “is that Mother doesn’t take tucks in my dresses whenever I’m naughty, as Maria Parks’ mother does. My dear, it’s really dreadful, for sometimes she is so bad … Continue reading

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PART 6 IN THE SERIES ON FEET: APPLIQUE THE ELNA WAY

I almost do not know where to start about applique and the applique feet & options that we offer our Elna customers……there is SO much to say. I really LOVE applique……I love how versatile it is as a means of adding … Continue reading

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REPORT BACK ON QUILT CANADA 2014 HELD RECENTLY IN ST CATHARINES, ONTARIO

We got a few hours the one evening to drive to Niagara Falls which I had last seen in 1989 before I could call myself a Canadian. That was back when I was still dreaming about one day being able to live … Continue reading

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REPORT BACK: A GREAT TIME WAS HAD BY ALL AT THE SASKATCHEWAN STITCHES CONFERENCE

Oh my, did I have a great time at this recent annual event which is held at St Peter’s College, Muenster, SK OR WHAT?!  It runs for 10 days and is a hive of activity of ALL sorts of sewing, … Continue reading

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