OMG! What a Nightmare!!!

OMG! What a Nightmare!!!

If you've visited the site since Valentine's Day, you saw the dreaded "site is offline" message.

I'm thrilled to say it's back up now having been totally rebuilt from the ground up. It has been a major investment in time and resources by more than just me.

The site is live but limping and still has a long way to go to be as functional as the previous pre-crash site. At least it's accessible!
 
Find out what's changed, what's working, and what's not.

Sweet Treats for Your Sweetie - ITH Zipper Bag

I saw a little quick video on Facebook the other day where a candy wrapper was turned into a small zip bag and thought it would be fun to do with an in-the-hoop (ITH) project.
The original inspiration project used King Size candy bar wrappers, covered them with strips of clear packing tape, and then stitched the panels to create a lined zipper pouch. Definitely not a haute couture handbag but the fun factor made up for that.

How Do You Give Back?

How Do You Give Back?

As I write this blog post, it's the day after Christmas, and for many of us, this is the season of giving no matter what holidays we celebrate. Yesterday I spent a quiet day at home knitting and thinking.

How to Use Inktense on Fabric with Embroidery

How to Use Inktense on Fabric with Embroidery

If you’ve been reluctant to try inks or using media that requires a brush, then I’ve found something that gives you the look of inks with the ease of colored pencils and it’s called InkTense Colored pencils.

Basically, using a natural fiber fabric, you color just like any other pencil and then you activate with moisture and that can be plain water, aloe vera gel or textile medium. Once it dries, it’s permanent. It really doesn’t get any easier than this!

Mission

To inspire and nurture personal creativity and productivity by connecting embroiderers and digitizers with innovative, high-quality products and information that significantly elevate their enjoyment and experience while maximizing the use of technology. In other words, more toys and more fun!

About Me

Hi, I’m Lindee Goodall, a machine embroidery designer and digitizer in Tucson, AZ.

It’s pretty accurate to say that I’m addicted to digitizing and I have a major fondness for cats, all things Mac, and Filemaker Pro. It’s my passion to help keep you in stitches—embroidery stitches, that is!