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Just the top, ma'am...

This was supposed to be a post about a pajama/lounging outfit, but I’m so happy with the top, I couldn’t wait to show you.

Working on my #2017makenine, I hit a snag right from the outset. 406 more words

Historical Sew Monthly - January, Firsts and Lasts

I like the corset.  I get progressively less interested in fashion the further it gets from the corset.  Maybe it’s because it feels less like history and more like “fashion” which has never really been my thing.   920 more words

Historical Costume

Historical Sew Monthly December - Red

December didn’t quite turn out the way I wanted it to.

This was supposed to be a fun month for costuming.  Dickens on the Strand the first weekend, then some holiday cheer at my volunteer ranch to follow.   992 more words

Historical Costume

A finish, and a new start


I started, and finished, the Jedi pattern last week. It was super fast and easy, and I’ll be sending it to my friends as soon as I find an envelope that will fit it lol. 164 more words

Cross Stitch

Playing with potholders

Sadly, I haven’t had a whole lot of time to quilt lately because I have a lot of end of/beginning of the year responsibilities, including duties as the volunteer bookkeeper for my church, personal income tax stuff to gather for our accountant, 24 fruit trees and around 60 rosebushes to prune!   962 more words


Slow Feed Hay Boxes 2.0

This fall, I built some slow-feed hay boxes for the horses. Recently I’ve done some upgrades and took the approach I wanted to take in the first place. 512 more words



I don’t know if you do this, but every time I finish a big project (especially if it’s a big project that I had to finish on a deadline), my mind goes entirely blank. 231 more words