Category Archives: sewing

Over The Shoulder Penguin Holder?

So, I’m a gal with natural gifts…endowed with certain ATTRIBUTES, if you will.  I come from German peasant stock, and I can fill out a Dirndl with the best of them (and heft a pint or two, I might add … Continue reading

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Sew What Mondays

I spent a majority of the week working on a new Pattern from Park Bench Patterns, which i picked up at a sewing expo at some point.  It’s been languishing away in my studio, and i finally decided to give … Continue reading

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Sew What Mondays

I had a fairly productive sewing week! I finished some quilt blocks that I posted on my FB page, but I also finished some non-quilting items! The first is this cute tote–the Rosetta Ruffle bag (I made the small one) … Continue reading

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Under Cover!

So the other day, after i lugged out my extremely heavy food processor out from the cupboard, i decided that it was time to let it live on the counter.  It was a great gift from my bestie a while … Continue reading

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More Bags and Rolls

Continuing my organization of my vanity area, i made a couple cosmetic bags and another brush roll  to contain some of my loose items, and to protect my brushes from dust and whatnot. The brushroll pattern came from my new … Continue reading

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Vanity, vanity, all is vanity

So,  @ 6 months ago, for our anniversary the Old Man gifted me with a small table to set up the vanity are i’ve wanted for some time.  Little by little i’ve been adding this bit or that to make … Continue reading

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Pretty and Practical

Being a one(ish) income household, I adopted a cash envelope system for household expenses earlier this year.  I believe Dave Ramsey promotes a simlar system–but for your entire budget.  Basically, I  dole out a certain amount of cash either weekly … Continue reading

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