Embroidering a Totebag using a Brother PE-770

This tutorial is dedicated to learning techniques to machine embroider a tote bag.  Since I need a gift for my aunt’s birthday in March I decided to monogram a tote bag for her and share the process with you.  I used the Vine Monogram font from Rivermill for the monogram lettering (http://www.rivermillembroidery.com/4-Inch-Size-ONLY-Vine-Monogram-Machine-Embroidery-Font-_p_443.html).  I purchased the… Continue reading Embroidering a Totebag using a Brother PE-770

My favorite vinyl project…

I’ve been making crafty things for years, but I definitely have favorite projects that I’ve made.  If you are a crafter also, I’m sure you’ve had those times where you think you are making something fabulous and it turns out just “eh.”  And then there are those times when you finish something and go “wow,… Continue reading My favorite vinyl project…

Floating Nativity Ornament…

I’ve made several of these floating ornaments over the years (mostly college logos with graduation years), but I really love the the delicateness of this nativity cut.  I used navy Oracle 651 vinyl that I had in my stash.  To cut the vinyl I used the standard “Silhouette Vinyl” blade depth, speed and pressure that… Continue reading Floating Nativity Ornament…