The Home and Garden Journal of Kayla Pins

Month: April 2018

Scrap Vortex-ing with Eighth Grade Novice Sewists

Scrap Vortex-ing with Eighth Grade Novice Sewists

Although this is my seventh year teaching, it is my first teaching machine sewing to middle school students. I needed a quick project to get the concepts of seam allowances and “right sides together” down before we cut into our pillowcase project. The scrap vortex […]

Introducing Scrap Addition Crochet Along

Introducing Scrap Addition Crochet Along

This Sunday I put a call out on social media for a name idea for my newest blanket. I loved them all, but Connie’s is my favorite: Scrap Addition. At first I thought it read scrap “addiction” which is also appropriate for me. Especially after […]