wow, it’s summer!

Well hello there! I bet you think I forgot about my little corner of the web. In my last post … more


excuses, excuses

So here’s the thing. I bought this new camera to hopefully take better pictures for sharing my goings-on. And so … more


this just in

Coming soon to the internet near you … the possibility of slightly less heinous photography on this here blog. That’s … more


not about needlecrafts

So I’ve vaguely, mildly, occasionally been making an attempt recently to be ever so slightly less lax with my personal … more

waist detail

my pants are too big

The last few projects I’ve sewn (dirndl skirt from Gertie’s book, the lemon banana sunshine dress, and now the pants … more


it was supposed to be so easy

Again, I had a plan for the weekend. Again, that plan was completely disregarded. I had intended to spend some … more


getting ready …

When I arrived home from work yesterday, a wonderful treat was waiting on my front porch! The fabric for my … more


well that wasn’t what I had in mind

Usually Friday nights are all about me, my sofa, some knitting, and the puppy dog. Last week, I instead went … more


Lemon Banana Sunshine Dress

I love a comfy cotton A-line dress. This one, Vogue 8592,  has raglan sleeves and some elastic through some casing … more

won't be surprised if he kills me in my sleep for this

inside-out hollidaze

Every year December happens. And it’s happenings each year include too much Making paired with too much Socializing. But! I … more