Hello everyone! Sorry I’ve been gone so long. I took a button to the eye. (long story that I will get into later this week) So I took some needed R&R from the writing on the computer but I am back and ready to go. I got a few questions about my nail polish I… Read More Simple Pleasure: Manicures at Home
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)
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.
#5. The Museum Tunic by Anna Marie Horner I love this fabric, it comes in 4 lovely color ways and I could see myself making out of all of them. I try to limit my self to only making a pattern only twice. I think I will be making this in the lovely Citrus… Read More 5 Dresses to sew: spring 2012
Spring may be peeking it’s head out here in portland. Granted the second official day of spring it snowed 2 inches overnight. BUT today was cloudy, but lovely and for the most part dry! The weather forecast for the weekend is coldish but dry! (Hurray for bike riding weather) So my mind turns to spring… Read More Spring has Sprung
My projects seem to be conspiring against me. I’ve run out of one or more colors of floss on each project that I have started lately. . The first panel of two for the kitchen curtains is almost done, but I ran out of gray Floss! Then I thought well I’ll work on the panel… Read More Holding Pattern.
This weekend has been strange weather wise bouncing from sunny to snowy and back again in a matter of minutes. This has made for a lot of staying indoors. Luckily the weather broke for a bit so I could venture out to the first farmers market on saturday morning. This is the third year I… Read More First Weekend Of Spring
Surprise Surprise it is raining in portland. One would think after two years here, well 1 year 364 days, I would be adjusted to it. For the most part I am. Long gone are days where I won’t even walk to my car in the rain. Long gone are the dreams of every feeling really… Read More Rain Rain Go Away… a day short of two years in one of the rainiest cities in the world.