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Muggle no more -- Mom turns wizard at 75!

On November 21st my mom turned 75. In anticipation of this milestone birthday, she told me that she didn’t want any big ta-do or hoopla. Now coming from some moms, that would be the signal for a giant blow out bash, but from my mom, it was pretty sincere. 251 more words

Recent Vintage Sewing: Fetish and Finland

While I definitely just make things, I more often than not sew for events. Last year I was invited to a fetish night to see a friend perform. 630 more words

A Most Disreputable Regency Whist Party

I love to play cards. I grew up in a card playing family with the most favorite game being Pinochle. Sadly, most people I know now don’t really know how to play cards at all. 374 more words

DIY Valentine's Wreath

Happy Valentine’s Day! In the spirit of the holiday, I have a fun Valentine’s Day craft to share today! When I originally started my blog I thought a majority of the content would be crafting and DIY things, but that has become a lesser focus on the blog. 271 more words


Patriotic Protest Pantsuit

Ever since I got into sewing with vintage patterns I’ve been fascinated with the tunic pantsuits that seemed to be a part of every casual wear pattern in the 70s. 840 more words

Sock creature - Slenderman inspired

I like to use socks and bits of fabric to make little creatures. Usually, I will try to make something cute, and it will end up a little creepy looking. 346 more words

Last Sew, First Sew

While it’s kind of hard for me to believe, we’re almost done with the first month of 2017. I’ve already completed a couple of simple projects so here they are. 497 more words