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Catching Up.


About 6 months ago, I thought to myself “I will blog about this….tomorrow”

But uh, 6 months late is better than never?

But, tbh, it’s given me a ton of chances to wear these two things I’m about to post about, and I can report that I really love them. 410 more words


Making a Hat From a Bigger Hat - 2

October was insane.  I had a two week extension on a deadline for a picnic dress, and I still almost didn’t get it done.  In fact, I probably wouldn’t have gone to the even at all, except I had a concert in Dallas the night before I was not going to miss.   2,009 more words

Historical Costume

Making a Hat From a Bigger Hat

When I started on my 1880s polonaise, I knew I needed a bonnet.  I also knew I didn’t have much time – two weeks is an eyeblink when you’re trying to deal with millinery.  2,390 more words

Historical Costume

Extended Cab Back-Seat Dog Seat

This weekend, we’re adopting a shelter dog. His name is Abe, and he’s a 2yo, 25lb Lab/Terrier mix. He’s been in the shelter for about a year, and he’s very timid and scared of new people. 684 more words


A finish and a new start

First thing first, I’ve made some good progress on the mega Disney pattern.

I’m well on my way to finishing it before the end of the month! 133 more words

Cross Stitch

Neurotic Cat Has A New Bed

This is the follow up to my post  crochet emergency  ~ due to K9’s ‘episode’ of eating NC’s bed and not wanting to spend a  small fortune on a replacement I set to and began to crochet NC a new one, although the outer of the bed is blue… 160 more words


My Little Mermaid

Though I haven’t been able to make much time to sew lately, I was very motivated to make my two-year-old daughter a mermaid costume for Halloween this year. 1,201 more words