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Project Run & Play: Winter Wonderland

When the themes for this season of PRP were announced, I pounced on Winter Wonderland.  I’ve talked about how I miss real Winters before so this theme really spoke to me. It said it wanted me to make a wool

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The Elf Hat

I’ve been wanting to show off this hat forever.  It’s my best design to date.  I created it before I even got pregnant with souricette 2.  I worked really hard on it, made 3 sizes and 4 designs.  And then

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I Do It Dress

Anyone who has a toddler knows how they want to do everything themselves.  And souricette 2 is no exception.  She wants to dress herself, thank you very much.  And she does a decent job but sometimes, her dress is on

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Out of the Mothballs

I pulled this tank top out last week. I made it in Spring.  Of 2009.  And never wore it.  It was my end of semester assignment for machine knitting class : design an create a tank top for yourself.  And

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Backgrounds, Doodles, Spoonflower, and More Doodles

I haven’t forgotten that I said I would change the background on my blog.  And I did work on it.  I drew what I wanted with graphitint pencils.  Swirls with mice hidden throughout.  Then, I scanned it.  It just doesn’t

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Tooth Mouse Fairy

Or is that tooth fairy mouse?  In any case, that’s who is going to be taking souricette 1’s tooth when it comes out.  No, nothing is really wobbling yet but her dentist said one tooth was starting to get loose

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Top Secret Project Revealed!

I’ve been tired and the souricettes have been needy and nothing has been working quite right.  I had no clue what I was going to write about.  And then, my swap partner got the package I sent her!  That means

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Goodbye Balloons

Notice anything? I’ve decided to switch up how the blog looks.  Ideally, I would splurge on the custom design upgrade and hire someone to design everything but I don’t feel ready for that.  So I’m figuring it out myself.  I’ve

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Getting Back on Track

I’m finally, finally! getting better. And I had work planned this week.  I was supposed to work on a sewing project for the swap.  Apart from cutting the material and fusing the interfacing last weekend? Nothing.  I was also supposed

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