Monthly Archives: August 2015

the beginnings of a diaper bag

While languishing next to the air conditioner the other day, I was dreaming of crisp mornings, changing leaves, sweaters, and hot chocolate. In between day dreams, though, I started researching fabrics for the diaper bag I want to make for when the new babe arrives. I plan on using the Colette Cooper pattern, with a […]

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what I’m into {June + July}

What I’ve been sewing :: Paper piecing! We’re still in the beginning stages of revamping our toddler’s room into a shared coed room. In a few weeks we hope to transition our boy from a crib to a bed, and instead of buying a whole bedding set, I’m making a quilt. This is my first […]

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the scrappy pencil skirt

I’ve always had a soft spot in my heart for people who are scrappy. Do you know what I mean? Those people who have to fight for who they are, the underdogs, the fighters. Think Scarlett O’Hara, Lisbeth Salander (from The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), or Homer Hickam Jr. from October Sky. Being scrappy is a good […]

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