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Welcome, I’m Aly! Check out my sewing and machine embroidery tutorials and projects. Plus, other fabric crafts ideas.

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Hi there!

I’m Aly, a mom of two girls and a very part-time eye doc married to another eye doc.

I’ve been sewing since I was a child and machine embroidering since my first daughter was born.

I was once a beginner, and I know how hard it was to find the resources to learn to use my machines to their full potential!

On this blog, I share sewing and machine embroidery tutorials and project ideas. Read more about me or follow me below.

New to Machine Embroidery?

These are some of my most helpful machine embroidery resources for beginners.

Highlights for Quilting and Sewing Lovers

Like to sew and quilt? Here are some of the most popular sewing tutorials, sewing pattern round-ups, and quilting posts I’ve made.

Fabric Cutting Machines and Tutorials

It’s so convenient and helpful to use a Silhouette, Cricut, or Brother ScanNCut when sewing applique or doing machine embroidery.

Laser Cutting in Sewing, Embroidery, and Quilting

I love my XTool S1, and there are SO many things it can do for the fabric craft lover.

Sewing Machine Fun