Reviews · Uncategorized

UPDATE: 4/20/2019 – REVIEW: Brabantia Ironing Board

√ UPDATE: My husband came home after work yesterday and somehow adjusted  the wobbling problem for me: the result is doable. It isn't perfect; but it is enough of a fix to barely notice the subtle movement remaining, now. He's wonderful! 🙂 I ordered a C size board from Walmart online, because it touted that… Continue reading UPDATE: 4/20/2019 – REVIEW: Brabantia Ironing Board

Adrienne's Threads Shops · Frugal Finds · Home Decor · Sewing and Crafting Business · Uncategorized

YIKES!!!!! Even MORE Sewing Patterns!

Coming  soon to my ebluejay store this week beginning Friday, Dec. 28, 2018. I've tossed a lot of really bad patterns that I sorted out from an estate haul.  The good ones will be posted up periodically over the next 7-10 days. Just a tiny sample above. I've been on Etsy, eBay, eBid, eCrater with… Continue reading YIKES!!!!! Even MORE Sewing Patterns!

Christmas · Uncategorized


“The giver of every good and perfect gift has called upon us to mimic His giving, by grace, through faith, and this is not of ourselves.” ― St. Nicholas of Myra Freddie and I will be going to Traditional Latin Mass tomorrow morning at the SSPX chapel. Family coming tonight and tomorrow visiting others. "Peace… Continue reading A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS 2018

Adrienne's Threads Shops · Sewing and Crafting Business · Uncategorized

Don’t Quit Your “Day Job!”

It happens: you open a business, you try to get it off the ground, and WHAM!  Everybody needs something: The Boss; The Family; The Dog; You name it... sometimes in life, things just get to be overwhelming and all things creative come to a screeching (and I hope a temporary) halt. It happens. PLAN A: 'Look for… Continue reading Don’t Quit Your “Day Job!”


Mother of the Bride Pink Gown 1987

Seems just like yesterday.  Freddie and I were married in 1987. We were both in our 30's and now in our teens.... (immature...)... I made the gowns for my Mother, my 2 Sisters-in-Law, and beaded my hat (which I regret wearing a hat to this day!). My Mom didn't want me to sew, and we… Continue reading Mother of the Bride Pink Gown 1987


A Blessed 2018!

"Nothing new is allowed, for nothing can be added to the old. Look for the faith of the elders, and do not let our faith be disturbed by a mixture of new doctrines." - Pope St. Sixtus III A Blessed Christmas Season Through CandleMass on Feb. 2nd & A Happy & Holy New Years Day… Continue reading A Blessed 2018!