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31 Days: Color - Day 20: Rust and Warm Fuzzy Memories

Working on this dress brought back a lot of memories, but maybe not in the way you would think.

First of all, here’s the before. It isn’t going to look much different than the after, because all I did was hem it. 496 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 19: Red Gingham Boy (shirt) Meets Girl (sleeves)

I love gingham. When I was in middle school, I had a pink gingham blouse I wore all the time, often paired with my gingham Tretorn sneakers. 306 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 17: Blue Water and Blue Jeans

For a few years when we were in college, Husband’s parents lived in Miami. What a treat it was to be able to travel down for Fall Breaks, Christmas, and Summer vacation, to leave cold and sometimes snow behind in Tennessee and spend a week with my toes in the ocean or by the pool. 350 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 16: It Ain't Easy Bein' Green

This is mostly a place holder post. I have been working for the last two weeks (well, intermittently) on a green dress project.

I was inspired by this dress that came across my feed on Pinterest. 199 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 15: Leopard (that's yellow, right?) Clutch

Oh, I am so excited about this project. I love leopard print, it’s no secret. I’d guess 50 percent of my Pinterest finds┬ácontain leopard of some sort. 511 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 14: Orange - Yep, I Put a Bird on It

With a freezer paper stencil. Could I be more of a cliche?

Today’s project was not planned out. All I had in my journal for today’s orange project was “Orange Sweatshirt” – I was sure I could figure something out – I’ve had… 391 more words


31 Days: Color - Day 13: Red - Diamond in the Rough

Whew! I completed 3 projects today! That’s start to finish on each of them. So as of tonight, I’m caught up on my 31 Days: Color projects – … 129 more words