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A Show Sample Salvage

So... At our last show, the MAQF in Feb 2020, (which seems like FOREVER ago), I was helping a customer ...
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Bling in 2019

So... we've recently added four beautiful new pieces of hardware to our line, and believe me, these pieces REALLY are ...
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2017: What Worked & What Didn’t

So... 2017 is almost over, so it’s time for us to sit down and do a long, hard, look at ...
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Quilt Market & Festival 2017- the New Setup

So... we're back from Quilt Market & Festival and since I've had a bit of time (on that long ride ...
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Can Sew-in Magnets be Substituted for Clamp-in Magnets

3/4″ invisible sew-in magnetic snaps (1 matched set per pkg) So… we’ve been hearing this question more and more of ...
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The Best Advice

So... I was talking with a friend & fellow designer the other day about how we each got started in ...
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Ask Kat: Will You Add a NEW Color to Your Hardware Line

So… here’s a question we get asked on a somewhat regular basis, especially when we’re vending at retail shows…. “Will ...
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Covering Your Bag Strap (part 1)

So… you’ve probably heard the saying that “the devil is in the details”, right? Well, when it comes to handbag-making, ...
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Add a Cross-Body Strap?… It’s EASY!

So… we recently started a new edition of Purse Pattern Chronicles, and if you’re not familiar with that series, we like ...
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