Monthly Archives: March 2014

Project Run&Play : Spring Break Challenge

  When I saw the name of this week’s theme, my mind immediately went to warm, sunny southern beaches.  But then, I read the description : “Design an outfit inspired by your favorite vacation spot”.  That would definitely NOT be

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Drive By Posting

Three things.  No pictures. 1. I’m featured on Ajaire’s blog!  Happy dance.  Check her out too.  She’s competing in the season’s Project Run & Play and made her daughter the most adorable panda inspired outfit. 2. That little sweater I posted

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30 Day Photo Challenge Days 17 to 23

I know, I know.  I’d planned on posting last week’s pictures on Monday but Project Run & Play got a hold of me…              

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Project Run & Play : Put Me in the Zoo

I think this one is my favorite of the themes this season.  The others are great too but this one.  This one was a challenge.  I love a creative challenge. So.  Design an outfit inspired by your (or your child’s)

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Making Holes

It doesn’t look like I’ve been doing much creating lately, I know.  I’ve been working hard backstage though! During last Project Run & Play, I realized that my signature style involves making my own knits on my knitting machine .

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30 Day Photo Challenge Days 10 to 16

Still going strong with the challenge!  I’ve gotten to the point of starting each day thinking of what I could take a picture of that day.  I’ve also gotten into the habit of always having my phone or camera nearby.

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Wardrobe Architect: Playing Catch Up

I still feel so self-centered doing these posts.  I’ve been trying to do the work on my own but if I don’t post, I don’t do it.  I do need to do it though.  I fall in love with fabrics

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Caroline’s Pajama

Last Saturday, souricette 1 came to me and said she wanted to make a pajama for souricette 2.  And me.  And herself.  And her American Girl.  I told her I didn’t have enough material for all that (she wanted cozy,

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30 Day Photo Challenge Days 3 to 9

I’ve been doing really well at taking a picture everyday!  It’s mostly been with my phone but this weekend’s shots were taken with my camera.  I didn’t have my phone right by my side.  If I actually have to go

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Sustainable Yarn Shopping

Socially conscious yarn.  I knew it would be more difficult than the fabric guide.  I just didn’t realize just how much more difficult it would be!  When I started the research, I was overwhelmed.  I knew I needed to research

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