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Ahh, wondered where that was....

When I’m crafting I never empty the bin or the vacuum cleaner, experience has taught me that there’s a time and place for doing things and if I empty the bin…. 336 more words

Cowl Neck Top - Simplicity 1716

Spring is here and brought with it the urge to make something lighter to wear in the milder weather!

Read the full blog post over at Minerva Crafts; here’s the link: –

Cowl Neck Top Simplicity 1716


I made jeans!

Making my own jeans has been in my plans for a long while. There is always the terrible moment when you realize you have to get a new pair of jeans and go to the store only finding out that nothing fits well. 345 more words


Needle & Foot Blog Hop & Giveaway

I’m excited to be a part of a week-long blog hop to celebrate the expansion of my friend Bernie’s Etsy shop, Needle & Foot. Bernie recently decided to follow her heart and is now stocking a variety of modern quilting cottons in addition to her made goods, and she invited a few blogging friends to help spread the word and spark inspiration about what can be made using the fabric newly stocked in her shop. 891 more words


Je Ne Regrette Rien

I am sure we are all guilty of it – reading about something and being told that it’s difficult and we shouldn’t attempt it! And there I was going, “Phfft! 686 more words

Pattern Making

Cute playwear for my girl

This morning S complained about a t-shirt that was too small. As I removed the old garment from her closet I decided to replace it with a new one. 221 more words


The Lemon Drop Tunic and Dress

In continuing with my spring and summer sewing, I have a lovely new dress pattern to share with you all today.  Actually, a few new dress patterns!   412 more words