Project Run&Play – Halloween

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Halloween costumes on PRP this week! I think this is the season of things I have a hard time with…  I alternate between making and buying costumes for the girls.  I don’t want to spend loads of time and money

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Project Run & Play – Autumn Palette

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This second PRP challenge was another hard one for me!  I love Autumn colors but they don’t love me so I hardly ever buy them.  I only try to keep a smidge of them on hand for contrast.  But I got

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Project Run and Play – Pokemon Inspired

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I confess I wasn’t the most enthusiastic ever when the new season of PRP was announced. I wanted it to be a teeny bit later because I wanted to work on some items for me first.  And Pokemon? So not

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Done-ish Two Ways

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I find it so annoying when I’m working on a bunch of things I can’t show! I tried to take pictures of everything. The cat dishcloths I finished a couple weeks ago (you can see the terrible pictures here). The

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Photo Monday – Happy Plants (Through No Fault of our Own)

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The girls love flowers so, last Spring, we planted some on our rooftop.  They are now dead because we keep forgetting to water them.  However, a few other plants seem to have thrived in the hot, dry, sunny conditions up

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More Yarn

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I had these great big plans of all these things I would make while the girls were away.  My time never turns out quite like I expect.  This partially finished yarn was sitting on the shelf and taunting me.  So

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Photo Monday – MoMA PS1 Textures

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I’ve been wanting to check out MoMA PS1 for a long time.  Last Friday, I went.  E had gone while she was at textile camp. When I talked to her on the phone before going, I could almost hear her making

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