I have been on quite sewing kick. I’ve made 3 skirts, a dress/tunic (that needs to be altered a bit) and 3 tops. I promise I’ll have outfit post for each one of these soon! Until then here is a really washed out photo from my MBA. and a detailed shot of the beautiful bias… Read More Hive update: what I’ve been making and upcoming projects.
If you would have told me 5 weeks ago when I ordered my bike that I would spend 32 of the next 34 days on a bike I would have laughed. I figured when we bought the bikes that Collin would use his more for commuting and I would just use mine for joyriding around… Read More One month and I am still riding.
1. The Portland farmer’s market has the cutest logo and reusable bags! 2-4. It is tulip time!5. Jersey Giant asparagus6. Leeks7. I totally need to try her tarts! 8. More kids playing folk music9 & 10 Chicago style pizza here in Portland.
1. The westside of Portland from the east side esplanade. 2. My New Baggu Bag, full review to come! 3. leafy green 4. My bike in the furthest it has ever been from the apartment. 5. Waiting for a train to pass is 10 times worse on your bike. 6.Bike Bar, this… Read More Click Click Click: vol 2
1.Great local band play old traditional songs. 2 Farm fresh salad mix 3. Oh hello everyone, it’s silly me! 4. Duck eggs chicken eggs 5. Spring is in full bloom. 6. Lovely House Plants 7. Collin hanging with Hal and Daisy. (ten point’s if you can guess the connection between our bikes names)
I love a good tote bag. Come Summer I practically live out of my Louis Vuitton Neverfull GM. This bag is seriously my favorite of all time. It is chic and classic, but seriously big enough for me to use to run errands or take as my carry on. When I bought it I wasn’t… Read More Bee In My Bonnet: Polished Tote Bags.
1. Errands on Alberta 2. Pocket Chicken Scratch 3. Meadowflower tote in need of handles 4. Biking to the Grocery Store 5.20-minute skirt. (outfit post soon.
Spring has hit portland. The Sun has been shining the majority of the last few days. Sunshine + a new sewing machine = tote bag mania! I sewed the cute little chevron clutch for my iPad and laptop. So keeping with the theme of navy and white I made this cute little tote. It’s a… Read More The First Tote Bag Of The Season.
I have no idea what causes me to lose all of my abilities to sew when I get a new machine. My ability to cut things or sew things in a straight line goes right out the window. I don’t know if it is that I am so excited about my new toy that I… Read More Sewing like a 4 year old.
Today I spent a little bit of today making a cross stitching tutorial on this new iPhone app called Snapguide. After I took all the pictures it was really simple to just put them all in the app and make nice coherent tutorial. I hope that you will check it out and be sure… Read More A Little Cross Stitching Tutorial Made With Snapguide