first sweater

I’m celebrating my first knit sweater finish today! I started this project (Oatmeal Pullover designed by Jane Richmond) probably a year ago. It sat by my bedside for quite a while collecting beagle fur and dust ....more

DIY Sling

This was definitely not a project I ever wanted to sew. Natalie broke her arm sledding on Black Friday (maybe next year we’ll go shopping instead – it’s a bit safer maybe? haha.) Of course the...more

The Little Spark

Happy Sunday everyone! I was lucky enough...more

My Popover Poncho

Yayyyy! It feels like so long since I’ve finished sewing anything lately. And this one makes me feel really good ....more

Bag of the Month Club 2015

Hi there! Hope you had an amazing Thanksgiving and were able to spend lots of time with friends and family. And thanks so much for your support during my Annual Sale, I appreciate it more than you know ....more

Thankful Sale

Just a quick hello and thank you to every single one of you! I wouldn’t be here today if it weren’t for this awesome sewing community and all it’s encouragement. I’m having my 3rd annual sale on all PDF patterns! ...more

Patterns, Classes, and a Fabric Winner

Whew, it’s been a lot of behind the scenes kinda stuff here lately. I just wanna sew!! Do you ever get that feeling? ...more

Marian Cowl

I finished my first knitting project of the season – a Marian Cowl! I’m so happy it’s finished and not sitting in a yarn lump on one of my shelves. Have you been knitting anything fun lately? ...more

Trail Totes Times Two

Yep, two Trail Totes! I just had to finish up one of the test versions I made of my new Trail Tote pattern for Robert Kaufman (the pattern is...more

my Sailor Top

I have a Creativebug membership. I think they have a bunch of great resources and produce really high quality videos that I can learn a lot from. When I saw that Fancy Tiger Crafts was making projects for a class they’d be doing on Creativebug I was so excited! ...more