Monthly Archives: May 2016

Photo Monday – Food

And I am so not a food blogger!  The strawberries turned out pretty because I brought them to the window.  M had just washed them and the sunlight glinted off them. And then, M set to work making ceviche. (It

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KCW: Dress 2 Done!

When M went to London for business, he asked me what he could bring back (smart man).  I asked him for some Liberty of London fabric.  He picked out 3 of the tana lawns.  When I saw this one, I

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KCW: Dress 1 Done!

Kids Clothes Week is on so I decided to take a break from sewing for myself and make some completely unnecessary clothes for the girls.  First up, V requested a dress with a low back.  I’ve seen a few patterns

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Photo Monday – Kids in Prospect Park

We went to Prospect Park yesterday.  I hadn’t done portraits in a while so I figured I might do some.  I love taking pictures of my girls.  They just don’t cooperate all that often… There was some sort of event

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Victory Dress

This dress makes me so happy for so many reasons! I’ve had this Liberty of London lawn for years, waiting for the perfect pattern, always afraid I wouldn’t do this gorgeous fabric justice.  Taking the leap was one of my

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Photo Monday – Neighborhood

There was a street fair in our neighborhood yesterday.  We figured we should go and I took my camera.  I don’t know why I keep doing this to myself.  Within 5 minutes of being there, I wanted to go hide.

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Knitting Progress (Finally!)

Remember when V was sick and I couldn’t get anything done? Writing that post was actually the push I needed to get productive.  So I couldn’t sew because V needed me? I could knit!  And I did.  I fixed up

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