|Nancy Zieman, 1937-2017
Facts You Didn't Know About Sewing With Nancy Zieman2. She authored over 40 books (including an autobiography), designed notions for Clover Needlecraft Inc, designed a line of fabric and sewing patterns, authored an interactive blog, and founded Nancy's Notion catalog (which was always my go-to place to find the hard to find notions I wanted).
- 3. In 2001, she was the first elected member to the Sewing Hall of Fame (didn't know there was a Sewing Hall of Fame?? Me, either!!
- 4. Nancy's face was partially paralyzed by Bell's Palsy which she developed due to an ear infection as a toddler. She was always open about the condition and talked about it on her show.
- 5. Charity Projects were a heart felt passion with Nancy. Not only did her and her husband Richard give quietly through the years, she also inspired others to give with her blog's page - Sew To Give where you can find several organizations to sew for. Nancy often said, "The Gift is in the Giving".