Monthly Archives: May 2016

Wear This: Participatory Multicrafting

Are you a multicrafter?  Unlimited by fiber boundaries, are yarn and fabic your happy places?  Are garments your thing?  Would you like them to be? Lauren of  LLadybird and Adi of Untanglingknots are hosting another Outfit Along.  The idea is to … Continue reading

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KCW Imposter

This wasn’t planned, but A was supposed to need a sunhat for vacation and the broad brim on the Purl SOHO Baby Sun Bonnet seemed to fit the bill.  The plan was and is to make her a Jilly Atlanta … Continue reading

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Off the List

While we were on vacation last week, my grandmother mentioned that the local Hancock Fabrics was going out of business.  Closing fabric stores aren’t good news, but sales are and closings go hand in hand.  There aren’t Hancocks in our … Continue reading

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MMM-Summer Arrives

It’s been a good mmm week.  I found some more Mommy mades for A in the back of my closet and O decided to join in too.   While cleaning out the house last month , a box of clothes I’d … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2016: Kitchen Apprentice

Yesterday O and I watched a video about the city of Kiruna Sweden, which will be moving 3 km down the road.  Then we watched the video featuring a cinnamon bun (O’s pick).  It was the first in a series about Fika, … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2016 Days 1 & 2

Vacation certainly does a whammy on our house.  The craftroom has been sorely neglected and the first hour of KCW was just spent tidying in an attempt to find the apron pattern-Simplicity 8916.  Luckily my second session went much better … Continue reading

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KCW Spring 2016 Anyone?

Do you find that your desire to sew and your kids needs for clothes don’t always match up?  My plans are for a very low intensity KCW this go-round.  O is growing like a weed, but just got a new wardrobe … Continue reading

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