Photo Monday – Brooklyn Bridge


You know I almost didn’t post these? I had a tiring day showing my cousins around Brooklyn and I honestly just wanted to sleep. (But yay! Cousins!) We hit the last Smorgasburg of the season in Prospect Park. Then we went

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The Enemy of the Okay


I know, I know.  It’s “enemy of the good” but if it had been more than okay to start with, I wouldn’t have been trying to make it better.  So there. This is McCall’s 6839 made in something or other

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Photo Monday – Rhinebeck


We all went to Rhinebeck for the weekend.  It was the New York State Sheep and Wool Festival (yes, it’s a mouthful) and I just have to go every year.  Usually, we only do a day trip but this year

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Photo Monday – Bugs and Flowers


With bonus chipmunk! Seriously now.  I took all of these pictures more than a month ago.  We went to see my parents and bring the girls home (they’d spent two weeks with them).  And I did what I always do

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Project Run&Play – Signature Style


Signature style week and no machine knit fabric from me! I thought about it because making fabric is such a huge part of my style but there was nothing I wanted to make right then.  What I really wanted to

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Project Run&Play – Halloween


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


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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