• Sew & Tell | Miriam of Mad Mim

    I couldn’t believe my eyes when I opened my blog reader up one morning to find Miriam’s unbelievably amazing scout tee. Not only did she sew the top but she started out with white fabric and dyed and printed it as well! I love how she did the front and back with slightly different prints, […]

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  • Festive Favorites

    I’m finally starting to get into the holiday spirit, though I admit I haven’t listened to any holiday music on my own yet. Perhaps I’ll start that today. Anyway I’ve been doing a lot of browsing trying to find the perfect gifts for my family and things to put on my list and thought I’d […]

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  • Autumn Wardrobe | Northwoods Toggle Coat

    Another year another new winter coat right? This coat has been a long time in the making. I designed the coat quite a while ago but started on it last winter when I made the pattern, got it cut out and attached the Thinsulate interlining to the body. Then I stalled out…hard. It was SO […]

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  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    glitter & gold from davids tea | new chelsea boots winter coat progress | gluten free burgers in the hood snowman peeps | more sock yarn gluten free donut | gluten free birds awesome clothing swap | late night knitting I’m working on a few projects at the moment, none of which are ready to […]

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  • Sew + Tell | Susan of Moonthirty

    I’m really into Susan’s Scout Woven tee for many reasons. First of all, you guys know that I’m a sucker for a fun print and she nailed that, but also Susan really took the time to make the Scout her own. Not only did she do some pretty nuanced adjustments to get exactly the fit […]

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  • Progress Report | A New Winter Coat

    We’ve experienced a bit of a cold snap here in Chicago so I decided to pull out the coat that I started *cough* last January *cough* and try to finish that beast up. I pulled it out of the bag and literally stared at it for about 30 minutes trying to figure out what the […]

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