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a happy place

knowing today would be a packing day and my machine would be in a box for a while, i was sure to hurry and finish up some lingering projects i wanted to get to before we moved. this one was a work in progress, and i am happy to say the duvet cover is finally […] Read more…

“the one who dies with the most fabric wins”

says my mother. i just laugh when she does because i know that every few years we have to have an intervention and help clean our her sewing room abiss of fabric with a machine in there somewhere…{in her defense, it is currently fully organized and has been for about 42 days.} even recently, she […] Read more…

sunday sweater {re-up #4}

well, this sweater here is number 4 that i have re-up-ed,and when i look at them all i realize that rome wasn’t built in a day. this was was by far the toughest, and to real people that really sew,they would probably laugh that i even said so.but i’m learning, so frankly scarlett, i’m proud […] Read more…

my new favorite shirt

i may have found a new addiction {slash} remedy for my style funk i’ve been in for the past…..oh geez — too long.  it may or may not have something to do with my sewing machine.  but seeing as i can spend 4 dollars on a half-yard of fabric and turn it into something that […] Read more…

turning into my moms…

yes, moms. exhibit a} when i realized i had some fabric, and that it was girly,and that a girlfriend was having a baby girlfriend soon, i went for it.{this is one of those patterns that looks like a lot more work than it is. and i love that.} i think i’ll call it baby birdylicious. […] Read more…

my sweater re-up

{fotos by cc, edited by me.} i have been quasi-obsessin over this blog here.this chick is fabulous and could sew her way to heaven. on a day when i was feeling pretty needy, and after pouring over miss grosgrain’s 30-days of knit re-fancying,i went to goodwill and got going…{i will share them if they turn […] Read more…