Monthly Archives: March 2015

Photo Monday – Looking for Spring

…and not really finding it to say the truth.  Unless you count this sunny face as Spring. Except for the runny nose part…  See? Not really finding Spring. It was a gorgeous day and I suggested going for a walk.

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Time to Vote!

Today is voting day for Flip This Pattern.  Go vote for me!  Okay, okay, vote for your favorite. In case you didn’t check them out: here they all are. All kidding aside, I thought I’d share a little more about the

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Today’s My Turn!

I’m so excited!  I’ve been working on this project for so long and had to keep it a secret. I’m competing in this month’s Flip This Pattern and today is my day to show you what I created. Head on over

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Photo Monday – Worn

Mitten wearing season is finally over. And these mittens were worn. I knit them for my girls and they have chosen them over their other mittens each and every time. It warmed my heart to see them favor what I’d made

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She Wants Me to Sew Her What???

Shorts! Souricette 1 wants me to sew her shorts! A little background first.  I’m testing a new Jennuine Design pattern (which is partially why I’ve been quiet).  This one is an adorable dress that I’m making in souricette 2’s size.

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Photo Monday – Spring Thaw

Ten days ago, there was snow. It was on the cold side. If I wanted pictures of clothes I’d sewn, it had to be inside. And then it got warmer. I let the girls switch to lighter boots and coats.

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I Made Jeans!!!

And you would never know it just looking at them!  They look exactly like what you might find in stores!  With topstitching, rivets, and everything! Fine. No more exclamation points. For now. Last year, Closet Case Files came out with

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Photo Monday – Mess

It got warm and sunny today!  I really wanted to photograph the girls’ mittens on the snow.  I knit them and they’ve been worn a lot.  They’ve gotten a bit fuzzy, maybe even a little felted.  I really wanted to

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Loving Right Now

It snowed again.  I went out to shovel the driveway.  It may well be a good workout but it’s still getting tedious.  Especially since it started snowing again as I was shoveling… But then, I remember what it’s like in the

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Morpho Girl

My parents got me this turquoise and blue sort of tie-dyed tee when they went to Costa Rica.  I loved the color and the butterfly but I just wasn’t wearing it much.  I was going to turn it into something else

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