JUST A CARD – Indie Week 2022

JUST A CARD support independent small businesses campaign message

From November 21st through 25th, 2022, I will participate in an Instagram challenge to promote shopping at small independent businesses like Muumade! It is called INDIE WEEK hosted by JUST A CARD, which is a grassroots campaign to encourage people to support, value and purchase from makers, artists, independent shops and small businesses from all […]

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New Arrival: The Little Felt Rooster

The Little Felt Rooster has joined the Muumade family, to accompany his charming partner, The Little Felt Hen. As always, the rooster’s sewing pattern comes with detailed step-by-step instructions to guide you through the sewing process. The rooster is designed to be sewn entirely by hand. The Little Felt Rooster‘s sewing pattern is available for […]

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How to Make a Rainbow Pendant

This is a post about how to make a rainbow pendant from simple materials you might already have around your house. I was inspired to create this piece of rainbow jewelry by all the rainbows that people have been making around the world as symbols of thanks, hope and solidarity during the Coronavirus Pandemic. Even […]

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New Arrival: The Little Felt Hen

A new animal has joined the Muumade family! The Little Felt Hen is a sewing pattern for you to hand-sew charming chickens like the ones pictured here. The Little Felt Hen’s sewing pattern & instructions are now available for immediate download from my Etsy shop. I also prepared a blog page to share more about […]

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We are Planting Trees!

Happy New Year! The Little Felt Rabbit pictured above is happy to announce that Muumade donated a part of its proceeds from 2021 to a wonderful environmental NGO called Eden Reforestation Projects. This was made possible thanks to your purchases from my online Etsy shop! What especially impresses me about Eden Reforestation Projects is that […]

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Cowboy Vest for Your Huggable Animals!

The Huggable Horse & Zebra sewing pattern set, the Huggable Doggy set, and the Huggable Moose & Reindeer set now come with patterns and instructions to make an optional cowboy vest for your Huggable stuffed animal! I think (and hope you agree!) that this cowboy vest adds extra charm and character to the already adorable […]

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Sashiko Appliqué Patch

If you are looking for a decorative way to mend a rip or hole in a garment or bag, you have come to the right place! In this post, I will show you how I used Sashiko to create a beautifully embroidered appliqué patch, which also reinforces the damaged fabric. Sashiko is a type of […]

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