Monthly Archives: June 2015

Bye Bye KCW, Hello Quilty Fun

I wasn’t feeling KCW this time around.  I do enjoy making clothes for the littles, maybe most of all my projects.  Perhaps, it’s just an overload of garment sewing. Nightlife my reversible Washi has been getting a lot of wear and … Continue reading

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KCW Summer 2015: Day 4-A’s Gargoyle Garden

Lots of walking, some yardsale-ing, one bunny, one ground hog, one marsh, two creeks, and some pattern organization happened today.  Suddenly it was bedtime without sewing a stitch.  Of course, I thought I’d just step into the sewing room for … Continue reading

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KCW Summer 2015: Day 3

  A super busy day today. Sewing wise: A’s nightgown got cut out.  Another Mamma Can Do It Knit A-line Baby Dress.  I should be able to stitch it up tomorrow.  What to do next?  A would love a backpack or I … Continue reading

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Shorts on the Line/KCW Summer 2015: Day 2: Hidden Treasure

  My first intercontinental trip was at age 13 to Australia as part of a Youth Science Exchange.  When my youngest is 8 we plan to take the family to South America to visit the pyramids (among other things).  If my son suggests “Let’s go on … Continue reading

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KCW Summer 2015: Day 1

It’s Kid’s Clothes Week again! Does it bother anyone else that this should really be “Kids’ Clothes Week”?  I always find it just a little distracting. A will finally get some Oliver + S Puppet Show shorts this go round.  I’ve come up with a … Continue reading

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Scrappy Lemoyne Mini-Star Quilt Update

I hit the famous community yardsale in a nearby community and part of my find was fabric scraps including all of the batik strips to the right above, which are going to feed my scrappy Lemoyne star quilt. It’s not  … Continue reading

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Nightlife Reveal

  Shiny Side A few changes and a few challenges, but Nightlife is here and I’m pretty happy about it.  Even with late game changes it turned out well.  The only issue I’ve found may be due  to either those … Continue reading

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