About Us
Nana & GrandbirdWelcome to my site! I am so happy you dropped by. As you look through my designs you'll see that I really do love making designs for children. They make me giggle.

As a young girl, I always had a needle in my hand. My Barbie doll was always very well dressed, weather it was hand sewn clothing or crotched items. As a teenager, I made my school clothing. Sewing runs deep in my bloodline, I can remember my grandmother & aunts were all seamstresses.

To be a stay at home mother of four, I started my own line of appliqued children's clothing at a local children's shop. The shop owner asked me to also do a line of clothing like Ance' Kay, an Heirloom type of clothing.

The love of Heirloom sewing & smocking quickly took over & my appliques were put on the back burner. I have made hundreds upon hundreds of Heirloom garments for customers & shops. This was before Heirloom sewing made a come back. It was very difficult to find the supplies, as there were no companies selling the supplies like we have today. Luckily the Heirloom clothing made a strong come back & suppliers started up & started selling the wonderful fabrics & laces.

I did this for 25 years. Then I started taking care of the grandchildren so they did not have to go to a day care. Even though this ended my Heirloom career, I found myself learning to digitize in the evenings.

I found my new love in doing this! I was so thrilled that we had an embroidery machine that could applique! So I found myself back where I started – designing appliques.

Thus I started the web site in 2008. We are truly living in a new digital world. It still fascinates me that we can download an embroidery file & have our machines stitch it out!

I cannot tell you enough how much I love doing this. I love seeing the look of the grandkids when I make them something – I love having my customers tell me how much fun they have with the designs!

So please, enjoy looking at the site. If you have questions, always feel free to email me.

I want to thank each & every one of my customers…because without you, I would not be where I am at today.
 

   

 

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