Selfish Sewing Week Fall 2015

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I learned about selfish sewing week, a week of guilt free indulgent sewing just for yourself about a year ago when I joined in to Imagine Gnats Fall selfish sewing week 2014. >I loved the idea of … [Read more...]

Celebrating 500 Sales on Etsy!

In January this year I reopened my Etsy shop after a 2 1/2 year break. Over the past few years I have grown so much in my sewing skills and in my vision for what I feel joyful creating. I finally … [Read more...]



Lately I have been staying pretty busy on Etsy keeping up with play tent, floor cushion, and book sling orders! Here is a peak at some recent work.  I am not sure what the fall will look like for … [Read more...]

Raglan Dress


Laura at Raglan Tee and Dress was the first pattern I received from my "shortsontheline" winnings. I thought this would be the perfect pattern for my kids because there is a short … [Read more...]

Shorts on the Line

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This post is a bit late, since #shortsontheline already ended, but I still am excited to write about my shorts that I made and that they won viewers choice! I am so so excited and a bit in shock that … [Read more...]

Pocket Tees for the boys

Last month I went to Austin and found some Art Gallery Knit Fabrics at The Cloth Pocket. I have been really wanting to sew with some because I have heard that they are so much softer than other knits, … [Read more...]

Garage Photo Studio Makeover

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In January this year I reopened my Etsy shop with some brand new products that I was ready to start selling. I think that by far the most important thing when selling on Etsy is good photos. You could … [Read more...]

Freshly Picked Moccasin Review and a giveaway!

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I am so excited to be reviewing some of these sweet little Freshly Picked Baby Moccasins! I have been following along with Susan Peterson's journey in this business (via Instagram) for the past few … [Read more...]

Slouchy Harem Pants – J. Crew Inspired

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I was flipping through a J. Crew catalog that came in the mail the other day and came across these pull on easy wash linen Seaside Pants. I have to say I was surprised to see that the elastic ankle … [Read more...]

Knotted Hair Tie and Headband Video Tutorial


This is really the easiest tutorial ever. You will never want to buy hairties from the store again! If you can tie a knot then you can make these hair bands. I kind of feel silly even making a video … [Read more...]