Embroidered Sibling Shirts

August 10, 2020By Emily ThompsonApparel, Baby, Embroidery, Tutorial No Comments

I love giving handmade baby gifts. A knit/crochet blanket, cute outfits and diaper covers are always so cute. Over the years I’ve also loved to make brother/sister sibling shirts when a new baby also has older siblings. I’ve sewn sibling shirts with felt, made them with heat transfer vinyl and today I’m going to show … Read More

Easy V Neckline T-shirt

April 8, 2020By Emily ThompsonApparel, Garment, Serger 1 Comment

I just love comfy tee’s, don’t you? And while I’ve sewn hundreds of t-shirts for my kids and myself, I’m still nervous about sewing a V neck t-shirt. All my confidence goes out the window when I think about trying to get that perfect point on the V. I’ve come up with a way to … Read More

Adorable Tooth Fairy Pillow

January 3, 2020By Emily ThompsonHome Decor, Sewing 25 Comments

My daughter has her first loose tooth. She is over the moon about the thought of losing a tooth and has been waiting for what seems like forever for this to happen. I thought I would celebrate this life changing event with a cute little tooth pillow and today I’m going to share the tutorial … Read More

Bam! Pow! Zoom! Unboxing the New LB5000M Sewing & Embroidery Machine

September 23, 2019By Emily ThompsonNews, Unboxing, Video 1 Comment

Brother Sews Ambassador Emily Thompson unveils the latest Brother Sewing machine, the LB5000M Computerized Sewing & Embroidery Machine! With different faceplates featuring Captain America, The Hulk, and Iron Man, the new 2-in-1 Brother LB5000M is a powerful addition to any sewing room! Equipped with a large, 3.7″ Sew Smart color LCD touch screen display, 103 … Read More

“Let’s get together and talk sewing!” Brother Sews Ambassador Event

June 24, 2019By Brother SewsArticles, Brother Sews Ambassador, Events 7 Comments

Energized. Creative. Productive. And above all, fun. These were some of the comments heard last week as members from the Brother Sews HAD (Home Appliance Division) department got together with the Brother Stitching Sewcial Ambassador team for a wonderful and educational two-day conference. Hailed as the First Annual Brother Sews Ambassador Event, the Stitching Sewcial … Read More

Embroidered Luggage Tags

February 25, 2019By Emily ThompsonDIY, Embroidery, Projects 7 Comments

I’ve been traveling more and more lately, and I am traveling to tape more episodes of “It’s So Easy” next week. So, in honor of National Embroidery Month, I thought I would make these cute Embroidered Luggage Tags for my bags so they can look stylish AND so I pick them out on the luggage … Read More

Double Mitt Pot Holder

January 14, 2019By Emily ThompsonDIY, Projects No Comments

It’s almost National Pie Day (January 23rd) and you should get ready to bake up some pies with these fun double oven mitts. I love that I can keep my hands and arms protected from the heat all with this one long potholder. Plus, you can make it with cute fabric, which always makes me … Read More