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It's August so it must be Christmas

So, it’s mid August and therefore the middle of summer (at least here in the northern hemisphere). That means there are two states of mind that co-exist in the bloggersphere: First, there’s a general apathy going around and it’s not just with the book bloggers. 836 more words

Books

Finished Edward Elric Automail

I am so much happier with my new automail that I made.  It’s so much shinier and sturdieer than the old one (even though it’s made out of the same materials: crafts foam and hot glue) that was falling apart after all the wear and tear it went through.   163 more words

Crafts

Floral Chairs on my mind

The journey to turn my dated wood paneled dining room into a modern woodsy wonder continues with the addition of two new chairs.

Our dining room is a nice size – we actually suspect the former owners used it as a family room – so we have some extra space for a few chairs for additional seating. 248 more words

Life

3D Knits

I really love knitting in 3D. Every time I feel like I’m making a wearable sculpture. . . : . . . : 192 more words

Knitting

Silk

Missouri Artists On Main, 315 – 321 S. Main St. Charles, MO  63301

(636) 724-1260  http://www.maomgallery.com

Natural fiber produced by many creatures, notably the silkworm. The many kinds of silk include crépe, satin, taffeta, and velvet. 215 more words

Missouri Artist On Main

Tiny Jellyfish Pattern

Hello, everyone!  It’s been… busy.  Not busy in a “I have to meet this deadline!” kind of way, but busy in a “holy cow, two kids guys.   782 more words

Infant Elvis Costume NO SEW!

That’s right, you read correctly, this is a NO SEW Elvis costume.  I used my hot glue gun to put it together.  It was a late night, last minute, one hour project, using my cell phone to take pictures… So you get what you get. 385 more words

Frugal