Welcome to my Blog!

I have embarked on this adventure, first of all to inspire myself to live a more creative life and secondly to encourage others to do the same. Sewing and everything related, has been part of my life for as long as I can remember even as far back as when I was eight years old and cut about 8 inches off a beautiful white sheet my Mother bought because I thought she wouldn’t notice. What happened as a result is content for a different Blog! Through the years I have met amazing women who have inspired and encouraged me and have become my friends.  Marcy Tilton and Diane Ericson are on the top of my list. My first inspiring adventure was a visit to The Philadelphia Museum Of Art Craft Show. It’s a great mix of Wearable Art, Home Decor, all handmade. My favorites include:

Starr Hagenbring;






Andrea Geer Design


Annette Lynn Frye



Annie Turbin


Estella Fransbergen

Ceramic  Busts! Crochet beaded wire--stunning

Ceramic Busts!
Crochet beaded wire–stunning


Views from the floor!





About maryglenn

I lived in Ireland for the first half of my life and Philadelphia for the second half--so far! I have always loved Sewing and all things creative . I am starting an inspired sewing and design Blog to connect with like minded friends.
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8 Responses to Welcome to my Blog!

  1. Thank you Mary for starting this blog to share your knowledge with us “newbies”. I look forward to your inspiring posts. Congratulations!

  2. Paula Vincent says:

    Hi Mary! I am thrilled to be here at your blog! Your fault lines outfit is just fabulous and truly mirrors your homeland. Congratulations on your wonderful site!

  3. Mary,
    I am so excited, your blog is wonderful and knowing your sewing prowess for 25yrs plus and the owner of my of your fabulous evening dress designs, i can’t wait to take them out of my wardrobe and show them off on your blog so to all the fans keep watching this space, I will be back !!!
    Brenda Eire

  4. Cordell Affeldt says:

    Mary, I would like to subscribe to your blog. Wonderful imagination, presented practically. From Harrisburg; DOL Taos 2005, 2009

  5. Marcia Mellinger says:

    Dear Mary, I saw your blog link on the DOL site. I am so inspired by what you are doing and love the idea of a memorial garment. Your thoughtful choice of the elements inspires taking the time to reflect and honor your special memories, and your creativity in execution and craftsmenship are awe inspiring. Best, Marcia Mellinger (Seattle)

  6. alaskannancy says:

    Those scarves are so very lovely! Thanks for sharing.

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