I did it! Just barely but I did it! 3 broken zippers and one almost completely frogged sweater later I am done! 2014 Outfit along is done and dusted. I love the idea of the outfit along and I am so happy with the results. It makes me really inspired to craft more outfits with… Read More Outfit Along 2014 : Bright Star Camera Flash!
Ever Since this beautiful Kaufman interweave chambray came into my life I have been dreaming of all white embroidery on it. First I thought I’d make a more floral and mexican inspired top out of it. Then I found this Sublime Stitching pattern in my stash. I knew I needed a nice open space with… Read More Sit… Stay… Good doxie : Embellished Scout Tee
Where oh were has June gone. It seems just last week that the summer was slowly creeping in and now it’s almost July. Today I’d love to talk about my mid-summer sewing plan! I love sewing dresses, but this summer I would like to branch out in to shorts. So let’s start there. These beautiful… Read More Mid-summer Sewing Goals
Hello everyone! I hope you all have had a nice start to your summer. It’s been hotter than usually. I usually equate portland june’s to gloom and rain but we’ve had more than our fair share of sunny 81 degree days. Thankfully my house doesn’t get super hot. So enough about the beautiful weather, lets… Read More Summer Plaid Bianca
Hello lovelies. This years Me Made may was mostly successful. I’ve gone a few days with out wearing handmade items and a whole lot more days without photographing the ones I was wearing. My failed challenges is not why I am here today. I am here to tell you about this awesome knit & sew… Read More Time for a knit and sew along
Me Made May Day 3 Handmade dress- Darling Ranges dress in moda print Me Made May Day 4 Handmade Dress: Peplum Party Dress in Tula Pink meteor shower Cardigan Target Lipstick Revlon matte lip balm in standout Me Made May Day 5 Handmade Dress – Macaron out of Catnap fabrics! This was Collin’s first… Read More Me Made May Days 3, 4 and 5
Today’s Me Made May is the second skirt I made when I picked sewing back up two years ago. Just after getting my bike i realized that some elastic waisted skirts would be awesome for bike ride. So I made a cute blue and white gingham (that was ruined in my bike crash) and this… Read More Me Made May 2014 Day 2
So Portland welcomed Me Made May 2014 with a 88 degree day! It seemed like a perfect day for bright Orange lipstick and my Ruby Dress. I love this pattern, I don’t know why I don’t have more of them. It’s super cute. I think that I may have to make a few more before… Read More Me Made May 2014: Day 1
It’s here it’s here it is finally here! I’ve waited one whole year to finally be able to participate. I had literally just found out about Me Made May the morning of my bike accident. It was part of the reason I put on my newly made baby blue gingham skirt. I spent all… Read More Me Made May 2013!
Wabi Mitts by Karen Templer Catching Butterflies by tiny owl knits Cupcake Mittens by Shantha Ramachandran Oak Grove by Alana Dakos (photo by Pix by Star Athena Sorry for the long radio silence. I’ve been busy prepping for next week learn to knit extranvaganza! I get more questions about how i started… Read More Handmade Bee: Spring Fingerless Mitts/ learn to knit with 12ozbeehouse