I haven't sewn anything in a few weeks. I have a few patterns that I keep telling myself I will get to but I've been too tired. I finally got a little sleep and decided to make something that I could try to sell. I've been carrying my Betsy Ethel constantly since I… Continue reading A New Betsy Ethel Tote! For Sale? Why, yes!
This is my morning... My every day... Most moments... Exhausted...Frustrated... Dirty...In need of a long time out. I'm a mom, homeschooler, Gigi(g-ma) and wife. I'm involved in my church. I'm far away from all family and most days I feel utterly alone. This sexy selfie, taken minutes ago, shows my reality. I haven't showered… Continue reading Stay-at-home-mom Extraordinaire? Not even close. Warning: It’s about to get REAL!
I decided to make another bag. I loved the Ethel Tote so much that I went back to Swoon Patterns and purchased the Dottie Vintage Bag pattern. It was just too cute to pass up. What goes better with a vintage style pattern more than some leopard print fabric with some added gold bling? NOTHING,… Continue reading The Dottie Vintage Bag
That's right FIFTEEN aprons. I had a request to make fifteen aprons for my sister-in-law. She teaches these really awesome art classes/canvas parties. She does beautiful work. In fact, she's done a few paintings for my own house. Here are a few examples of her work and one from an actual party. I wish we… Continue reading FIFTEEN APRONS!
. Every year I ask my, now, 8 year old what kind of costume she would like for Halloween. Every year, I get the exact same answer.... "Mommy," she says. "I want to be a princess." Every year, it's the same thing. Last year I was successful in talking her out of the princess and… Continue reading Halloween is Coming…. Introducing Princess S