Monthly Archives: June 2016

Pieced Skirt and Top

When I posted about my fabric dyeing and making blitz, I said I would share the skirt I made the next week. And that was the plan.  All I needed were some pictures.  But the leftovers were calling to me

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A Top for the Bunny Leggings

When I made the animal leggings for the girls, E got a matching top. I felt like I should make one for V too. I had plenty of Liberty of London left over from her dress and some orchid stretch

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Photo Monday – Central Park Zoo

Saturday afternoon, we met up with my friend and her family to go to Central Park zoo. It’s small and perfect for a slow but short visit. It was hot and sunny. The bears and snow leopards were resting in the

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The last week of school is almost over so I have been running myself ragged trying to get as much done as I can while I have some alone time.  Not helping my case have been the heat and my

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Photo Monday – Around the Trees

About a month ago, I had pictures of flowers growing that someone had planted around a tree. I said I was saving them for when I would have gotten more pictures of what people have done.  I finally got some!

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What Happens When You Leave Me Alone for a Weekend

Like I said Monday, M took the girls on a daddy-daughters trip last weekend.  I had the place to myself!  I didn’t want to waste time so I actually made a plan.  No sewing (well, almost), no knitting, nothing that

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Photo Monday – Early Morning Walk

Ever since we moved to Brooklyn, I’ve been meaning to get up early on a Saturday morning and take pictures in Prospect Park.  Ever since we moved to Brooklyn, I’ve woken up in the morning and thought “next week”. I

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Coming Along

I ‘ve felt very unproductive these past two weeks.  I’ve been working on a pattern test (my part is over but I’m not done working on it for myself) and I printed a pattern for an easy dress (Colette Laurel)

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Photo Monday – Guess Who Got a New Bike!

Little miss V! Last Summer, she finally got the hang of her balance bike and started complaining that she wanted pedals.  M and I agreed that she would be ready in the Spring.  Yesterday was the day we finally bought

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KCW: Last Three Things

I had these plans where I’d get everything photographed and shared really fast during Kids Clothes Week.  And it sort of worked at first.  I’d let V wear her new dress and catch some quick pictures right away that morning.

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