Good Morning All, Happy Monday-after-we've-terrified-our-pets-beyond-belief Day! I may have mentioned somewhere here that we've had miniature schnauzers for almost 30 years, and all have possessed some degree of apprehension when the 4th of July rolls around every year. Now, however, we have the queen of Fireworks Terror, Emma: Not to sound like a completely unpatriotic … Continue reading Fireworks, Emma the Schnauzer & Serendipity Woods Shop Progress
Remember all the times I've shared recently that my area of Kalamazoo, Michigan is lacking in retailers who carry some of the most sought-after fabric lines and notions in today's modern quilt market? What that has meant for most of us around here is that we have to travel to find what we're looking for, … Continue reading My Latest Online Order and an Announcement!
Happy Monday! I've been posting quite a lot about 'quality fabric buying,' and up until now (without necessarily meaning to) - I think I've been a little cryptic. What I want to share today is what I mean by quality fabric. What I'm really talking about is Premium quilt fabric, but what does that mean … Continue reading Why (and how) I Made the Switch to Premium Quilt Fabrics
Up until now here at Charlotte Loves Henry, I've been a bit vague about my intended purposes for this blog, in exchange for just laying out the general feel and idea of the site itself. Beyond that, however, what started with a now defunct New Year's resolution has evolved to bring me to a very … Continue reading Post 3: What I’ve learned about Fabric, Precuts, and How to Bail on a New Year’s Resolution with Class
Whew! By my clock, it's 9:44pm and doggone it - I said I was going to get this site launched on May 1st, and I'm doing it! Though it has been an exhausting day, it's been extraordinarily productive! For starters, in my last (first) post (which nobody's read, since I haven't yet technically launched my … Continue reading Post 2: Launch Day; Better Late Than Tomorrow!
Hello and welcome to Charlotte loves Henry. It seems a little strange to be writing a 'first blog post' when I've been blogging for years. You may know me from my original site, Serendipity Woods, where I've been crafting and blogging about animals and other wares that I make from recycled clothes. So why the … Continue reading Charlotte Loves Henry, Post 1