New design options for my Japanese Garden collection! 

These Lucky Lantern ornaments or garland are coming soon...just as soon as I proof them.  I'll sew and add embellishments to give you an idea of how they appear in my head.  They will be for sale soon in my Japanes...

If it is true that we are what we eat...then let's eat something sweet!

It seems early to think about gingerbread with Halloween candy in my mouth.  But, this is a good time to gather ideas and gifts for the winter holiday season.  Hence the timing for this week’s Spoon...

Making espadrilles with pretty fabrics.

Good morning from my studio...or should I say Katie Kitty's studio. 

As any respectable cat person knows, felines get breakfast

before you get coffee. 

We accept this small sacrifice.  

Now, sipping my brew and fully awake at my desk...I am accompanied by Katie...

An easy sewing project to get started for the holidays!

I love coming up with new designs for fabrics.  But actually sewing stuff with the fabric is another matter.  So, it is great when I find a project that is EASY and FAST and USEFUL.  These are like form fitting pot...

Remember years ago when you grew up in the country and a day might include riding a tractor, playing on hay bales and feeding the chickens?  I know I'm not the only one.  Funny how time leaves us fondly remember those days...which may not have always been fun.  Even sh...

Feeling Froggie?

Let me share with you some amorous reptiles created with watercolors.  

If you've seen my designs before, you might have noticed they tend to be positive and light-hearted in nature.  Sometimes I wonder myself why that is.  I've certainly exper...

Alas, I am baaaaack!

It has been a while since I’ve written from the studio.  How have YOU been?  Happy and healthy I hope.  What a crazy year with the weather...and don't get me started on politics.  More and more I find myself switching off the news  to find......

 LOVE Summer in my pocket...summer!  Blue jeans, t-shirts, flip flops and lot's of sunshine make for a very happy Debby.  :-D  Today I want to share butterfly designs inspired by blue jeans!

Butterfly's & Blue Jeans 

This weeks contest called for four c...


“It’s okay to kiss a fool, its okay to let a fool kiss you, but never let a kiss fool you.”


When we imagine beautiful kisses, some of us think of movies and well known heart touching scenes that might include a dreamy Richard Gere.  (sigh)  Some may recall a wannabe...

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