Photo Monday – Apple Picking


Apple picking.  I feel like I missed out on the best of fall if I don’t go. Now that we live in Brooklyn, we figured we’d find an orchard in Long Island.  Brooklyn is already on the island itself so it’s

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Did You Know

That it’s Slow Fashion October? (Great blog to follow, by the way.) Yeah, I didn’t either until this week. I’ve since read up on it and I love the concept.  Go.  Read that link.  I’ll wait here… Done? Good! I

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Back to School “Jeans”


I can’t do it.  Can’t call ’em jeggings.  But they’re pull on jeans. E wears almost only leggings when the weather cools off.  The only pants she will wear are skinny jeans.  She had a couple pairs but she’s outgrown

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Photo Monday – From the Rooftop


Every so often, I try to take pictures from our rooftop.  This is the kind of picture I usually end up with. (This is pretty much straight West.)  The 50mm lens that usually sits on my camera isn’t the best

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And a (Wrinkly) One for E!


Yep.  Still that Jalie 3352 pattern. Last one, I promise! For now at least… I always knew I wanted to sew this up for E.  It’s perfect for her!  It hits all her musts in an everyday top: sleeve length,

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One For Me


I actually made 3 things for E before this one but this being Selfish Sewing Week and all, I figured I would do mine first. That, and it was easier to get last minute pictures of myself than E.  Not

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Photo Monday – Through My Window


Everyday, I look through this one window in the living room. It has this beautiful view of the southern tip of Manhattan.  In the morning, the sunrise lights up the buildings. And at night, the lights twinkle in the distance.

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