Jumping off a Cliff!

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I feel like I just jumped off a cliff! I made the big switch to bigcartel for my pattern and sewing shop! Traci and I had been running may&mae together for a year now and decided it was time to branch out on our own.  You see her handmade soldered charm business has really really… 

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Cyber Monday Specials!!

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Traci & I are offering a special ONE DAY ONLY sale at may & mae! All Sewing Patterns are BUY one GET one FREE!  Just purchase ONE pattern and let me know in the notes field which 2nd pattern you’d like for free. (don’t purchase both patterns). Traci is offering a FREE chain with EVERY… 

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Coming Soon…

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A may and mae shop update!!!! I’ve been working on a new pattern and revisions to an old pattern for a while now. I finally decided today that I need to announce a “coming soon” date as a little motivation to get them done!! The Sunday Bag pattern has gotten a little “face lift”. Some… 

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Hey today is the fourteenth of May! Ready for a Giveaway???

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Giveaway is closed! Thanks for entering! Last year when I was trying to think of a name for the company I wanted to start and I was stumped. Really stumped. I went through a dozen different ideas and all were nixed either by my kids, my husband or myself. Then one day I remember hearing… 

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Winner & a couple of things….

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Okay first, the winner of the Love Stitched Giveaway is: True Random Number GeneratorMin: Max: Result:17Powered by RANDOM.ORG Raysha said… I love the GUITAR boys rock and roll onesie. I see girlie stuff everywhere but I only have boys. I just love seeing adorable boy stuff! CONGRATS!!!!!!!!I NEED you to email me within 48 hours (you didn’t leave your… 

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Show and Tell, Green Edition…

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Here are a few of the items uploaded to the Polkadot Chair flickr pool. Keep uploading your creations! I’ve been emailing  a lot of patterns, and I’d love to see some of the bags made up!! How perfect is this for TODAY!?!? It’s made by the talented Megan! Sydney Skirt from Me and Madeline! Full… 

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Something crossed off the list…

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Thanks for all the questions and ideas for my blogger “about me”… please keep ‘em coming!!I’ve been sewing a lot the last few days and I’ve gotten some stuff done! I’ve got my next 2 Tuesday Tutorials ready to go *yippee*, and a few other things started! Which is good because it’s time to shift… 

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New things & heart strings…

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So, I went to make a new tutorial for the laminated pouch last night and I’m out of laminated vinyl!  (thought I had quite a stash!) So watch for a tutorial early next week. (after I have time to hit the store, I’ll take a photo of the package so you know what to buy!)…. 

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My crafty “to do” list…

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So like most of the country we have had our fair share of snow this week.  I live in Louisville, and we don’t get too much snow in the winter, so the 8″ we got this week managed to shut down school for two days. I can’t imagine those of you under FEET of snow…I… 

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The Shop has been updated…

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The shop has been updated!!! One or two little things still to add this week.. but the majority got added today… First up.. The Sunday Bag Pattern!   It was made for a friend of mine who has a big job at church and has lots to tote around with her each week!  It’s made… 

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Etsy, Hearts, Hope & little birdies

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Just a quick update… I’ve got some valentines crafts planned this week that I should have some fun tutorials later in the week… but for now..and I AM going to finish my latest Moda Bake Shop project this week.. (yes I am, I am.. I will NOT be distracted by the internet!!) Traci has listed… 

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Open for Business … may & mae

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It’s OPEN! Our  etsy shop, mae & may, a joint venture with Traci of amazing mae is open!!!!   (A bit later than I planned, but it’s not the wisest idea to try to open an etsy shop right before Christmas…) We are going to be adding things to it as we go, keep an eye… 

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Coming soon.. may & mae….

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Okay,So I have a little announcement to make… It’s still in the “beginning planning” stages but it should be up and running in a week or two… For a long time I’ve been sketching and drawing and playing with fabric and just making stuff for my kids and my friends. I started to notice that… 

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