• Friday Failure

    So you know when you have this wonderful idea for a project and then you’re making it and thinking, “this is strange, I should stop,” but then you keep pushing ahead? That happened to me yesterday. I was working on this skirt and my normal editing function short circuited and I just kept going and […]

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  • Summer Wardrobe | Planning

          New season new start right? We’re 7 days into summer and it seems like the right time to post my plans for the upcoming season. I feel like a bit of a dweeb even posting another wardrobe challenge after I so completely failed on my spring plans but here it is, my […]

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  • A Small Doll

    I meant to post this little lady on Monday but I’m up at the cabin and the internet I’m used to borrowing was turned off until today. I made this Olive doll for my friend Paige’s baby shower. Paige and I met at U of I many years ago when we were both Photography majors […]

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  • The Arizona Shorts and Trip

    Well I’m back from Arizona! It was a pretty short trip but a lot of fun, unfortunately most of the photos I took were with my phone for Instagram. I got my shorts finished up in time and good thing because it sure is hot there! The shorts were made with my own pattern and […]

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  • Polka Dot Blazer Inspiration

    Been looking around for blazer shape inspiration the past few days for the polka dot blazer and it seems like Zara and J.Crew have plenty of my favorite shapes. I think that something of a combination between the two is what I’m going for. I really like the sleeker collar and shape of the Zara […]

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  • Getting Inspired with New Fabric

    I ordered a few fabrics last week in anticipation of finally being able to make things for myself, not that I don’t have plenty laying around here but it’s nice to start fresh sometimes before delving into old projects (planned or started). Does anyone else buy new fabric when they need a kick into gear […]

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