Adelaide Top

I've kind of switched gears a little bit in my sewing and have been sewing a lot more for myself. And it is so fabulous! I had the super honor of being an early tester for one of See Kate Sew's new pattern - Adelaide. Friends, I'm in looooove. This pattern is oh so lovely. It … Continue reading Adelaide Top

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Fabric + Vintage Trimmings! [oh yeah, another giveaway!]

I hope you've checked out the fabulous 24 yards of fabric that we're giving away here. Part of me wishes I wasn't involved so I could win all that loveliness. ;) Giving away fabric makes me giddy. So much so that I couldn't stop. So I've got MORE lovelies to give away today, from my … Continue reading Fabric + Vintage Trimmings! [oh yeah, another giveaway!]

Flowery Tunic and Polka Dot Bows

Yes, I'm still continuing with my posts of my handmade Christmas gifts! I never want to ruin the surprise by blogging them ahead of time. My sweet niece Hazel [how cute is she?!] is just two months older than my youngest. This works out well for outfit sewing, since I had a pretty good idea … Continue reading Flowery Tunic and Polka Dot Bows

Vintage Sheet turned Pillow

For years now I've been saying I need new pillows in our living room. I've been using the ones that came with our couch - you know, the ones that have the exact same fabric as the couch. Brown. Pretty sure that's reason number sixteen million why my home will not be featured in any … Continue reading Vintage Sheet turned Pillow

Thrifted Vintage Sheets [and endless possibilities!]

I am a thrifter. Truth be told, I like thrifting much better than shopping at a "regular" store. I love a good deal, and I l.o.v.e. to create new life from something discarded. These vintage lovelies are my most recent finds. That blue one? Totally in love. That bottom one is actually a bunch of … Continue reading Thrifted Vintage Sheets [and endless possibilities!]

Pillows!! {and a Giveaway!}

I have been making pillows like crazy.  Something about the weather, I think.  Nothing like the cold of a Wisconsin fall to make me want to cozy up on the couch with a felted wool pillow. vintage sheet + felted wool = love on a pillow {find this one in my etsy shop!} i love … Continue reading Pillows!! {and a Giveaway!}

Thrifting Excitement!

I absolutely adore thrift stores.  I mean seriously, cheap clothes, home decor, fabric... what's not to love about that? Usually I go in with an eye for repurposing, but on my recent visit, I found a book that nearly had me squealing with delight in the aisle. I almost passed it by, but I'm so … Continue reading Thrifting Excitement!