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Tote Bag Refresh

I love my tote bag.  I know that sounds silly, but it has faithfully stood by me for over 7 years now providing both function and beauty to my every day life.  174 more words

A Spinning Sort of Day 

I woke up this morning and found myself with a bunch of unexpected free time so I decided to do some spinning today.

I finally finished spinning the singles for this yarn and plied it. 347 more words



Mending takes effort
Easing out the creases
Dissolving the stitches
It takes effort and patience
But it happens
Over a lot of time
And trustworthiness proven… 70 more words


Fix me ups

Things that are fixed half assed tend to find a way of always breaking themselves once again. If someone needs stitches, a band-aid isn’t going to really do much if anything at all. 443 more words

For Better and Worse

        I was honored to spend the morning with my new (almost) sister and some of her favorite women at her Bridal Shower Brunch. It was a picturesque day sprinkled with sentiment and laughter.   1,328 more words


Mending a torn comforter with appliques

In December, I wrote a post about this comforter from Target that had developed a few snags in it. I covered one of the snags with this applique: 216 more words


The Hands of Fate

marking out my palm lines on an old pair of chamois evening gloves
right hand detail, the finger tips needed repair
left hand detail, the leather had perished in places… 108 more words

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