sewing machines

Then & Now: A Look At My Beloved Sewing Machines

My love of sewing machines goes way back to when I was a little girl. It was the mid-1960’s, and I was using my Grandma Steele’s 1940’s Montgomery Ward machine (which I later received after her passing in 1993).    I remember happily whirring away, altering, fixing and sewing clothes for my grandmother. It was…

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A Recap Of My 10-Year Sewing Celebration!

THANK YOU FOR COMING!  Thank you all so much for coming to my 10-Year Sewing Celebration! It meant so much to me that you came! I had SO MUCH FUN seeing all of you, seeing your beautiful creations, giving away prizes and spending time with all the lovely people who have helped JoLene’s Sewing School become what it…