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Cherry cake

I have been keeping any New Year’s resolutions and goals pretty close to my chest. I really only have three vague craft goals for the year: 299 more words


Sew while the iron is hot... The sailboat skirt

Lessons. The day was full of lessons. Well actually, I had been prepping for my big “sewing day” (which basically meant my husband would be in the wings helping with the kids so I could sew). 392 more words


Sewing a Circle

December would not be December without a sewing project intended for gift-giving. Last year found me working furiously on a quilt for granddaughter Aida. This December I finished a dress for her the Saturday before Christmas, just a day before she and her parents arrived for the holiday. 439 more words

Lego play mat tutorial

My favourite toy when I was a child was Lego, and I still have my (now vintage) Lego collection. Christmas was always a time of new Lego and lots of Lego building. 2,169 more words


Finishing the skirt

I finished the skirt. And I know my daughter will be asking for more it turned out great!

I trimmed about 3 inches off the length off the bottom of the skirt and sewed the waistband and belt loops. 34 more words


A daughter's idea

No matter how good a child’s idea is it isn’t always the easiest or quickest ideas to create.

One of those ideas that take a long time to accomplish was my daughter’s idea for the stitching on the pockets for her skirt. 97 more words