Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Rhinebeck Sweater

I always buy something when we go the Sheep and Wool festival in Rhinebeck.  And I’m not talking about lunch.  Last year, I bought yarn.  Yeah, a pretty obvious purchase to make at a wool festival…  I had no pattern

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Kids Clothes Week Wrap Up

It always happens.  I start KCW with energy to spare.  I’m going to be fast and efficient!  I will not fall down during the weekend!  And I get tired and fall down during the weekend. My excuses this time are

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Photo Monday – Lazy

Ya know, I didn’t think I’d get any pictures up for today.  I wasn’t feeling so well and almost didn’t go outside to see Mr. Mouse carving out the pumpkin with the “help” of his souricettes.  But I went and

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Kids Clothes Week Midpoint

Sewing and taking good pictures during KCW, I just don’t know how others do it.  I’ve been sewing according to plan but pictures?  Two rainy days in a row (i.e. crappy light), tired children, tired mommy, no styling plan…  The

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Syrah in Stripes

As promised, here’s the first version of the Syrah skirt that I tested.  This was before the waistband was reworked.  See the bulk there at the sides?  That’s gone in the version you get when you purchase the pattern (through

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Photo Monday – Rhinebeck

Now that we live not too far, every year, I force my family to go to the New York State Sheep and Wool festival.  Otherwise known as Rhinebeck.  I love it.  It’s wool (and sheep) everywhere.  It’s like paradise!  I

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Kids Clothes Week

It’s next week!  I love the theme but, after Project Run & Play, I’m all themed out.  So here was the plan: cape for souricette 2 denim skirt for souricette 1 2 tees for souricette 1 (1 white, 1 navy)

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Syrah

Way back in…  May?  No, June.  I tested a maxi skirt pattern by Lauren of Selvage Designs.  Syrah.  Such a great name, isn’t it?  It just screams lazy Summer afternoon… Anyway, it was a great design.  The skirt itself has

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Photo Monday – The New Park

There’s a new park at souricette 1’s school.  The old play structures were falling apart and were taken down during the Summer.  The new ones went up and the park opened at the beginning of last week.  It was the place

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Another Old One

I’ve made myself exactly two things on my knitting machine.  One was for school.  This one I made before I got pregnant with souricette 2.  Yeah, I’m kind of slow with the sharing thing, huh? Before leaving Montreal, I ordered

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