a quick break from sewing posts!
for our first anniversary victor and I took a trip to truckee, california (a mountain town about 16 miles north of lake tahoe) for the winter wondergrass music festival.Read More
baby clothing continues!
what to make for a baby girl whose dad is a big hunter? something out of the cotton + steel arrow print of course!Read More
mk 2.0 (aka my niece maya) is starting first grade, so a new dress was in order!Read More
our friends recently had a baby girl, so i whipped up this little top for her to wear next summer.Read More
when a lovely coworker has a baby girl on your birthday a special gift is in order!Read More
so you want to know the best part about planning a wedding? everyone wants to help!
early on in our engagement my nieces indicated a strong desire to contribute to the wedding. my mom came up with an idea: have them make pot holders as favors for the guests.Read More
for my birthday last year victor bought me sewing happiness by sanae ishida.
it is a darling book with heart warming stories and 19 little sewing projects. i’ve already made the triangle tote bag (to be blogged) and the zippered pouch a few times (here, here, and two more times that haven't been blogged) from the bookand found the instructions to be excellent. so when maya told me she had her first loose tooth a few weeks before christmas and asked for a tooth fairy pillow i once again turned to sanae.Read More