13 January 2020

1.13.2020 | Monday
Monday Mending
Ottobre sheath dress, rtw Chaps shirt (old)

04 December 2019

12.04.2019 | Wednesday
Trying a new recipe.... and realizing when you have REALLY good recipe book!  :)

03 December 2019

12.03.2019 | Tuesday
Wearing all old stuff... but soft and comfy as contemplating how close this Ottobre jacket is to being done

30 November 2019

11.30.2019 | Saturday
Got a start on putting out Christmas decorations...

27 November 2019

11.27.2019 | Wednesday
Out to dinner with my daughter
Messy sewing space..... ;)

26 November 2019

11.26.2019 | Tuesday
Thanksgiving treats for a 2nd grade classroom

25 November 2019

11.25.2019 | Monday
M5890 top, Ottobre cardi, Ottobre pants
Last minute shopping for Thanksgiving

24 November 2019

11.24.2019 | Sunday
'Making Memories' with my daughter

23 November 2019

11.23.2019 | Saturday
A very gray, rainy November day

21 November 2019

11.21.2019 | Thursday
.....and more Baking.  

20 November 2019

11.20.2019 | Wednesday
NL6735 top, self-drafted unblogged leggings
Heading to gym.... but first cookies must be made.  Yum!

18 November 2019

11.18.2019 | Monday
Kirsten Kimono Tee (unblogged), Ottobre leggings

16 November 2019

11.16.2019 | Saturday
Interesting.......

13 November 2019

11.13.2019 | Wednesday
Walking my pup on a c-c-c-cold November afternoon

11 November 2019

11.11.2019 | Monday
New unblogged Simplicity vintage pattern 5882 Jacket & Skirt, Ottobre linen top
Gorgeous Fall day to be running errands in town

03 November 2019

11.03.2019 | Sunday
This.never.happens..... moving 95 lbs. on the Hip Abduction Machine...
...and living to tell about it.  ;)

01 November 2019

11.01.2019 | Friday
Cropped last year's leggings to a more desirable capri length, (unblogged) Melly Sews free t-shirt top
Taking better care of my health, means finding time to incorporate exercise into my daily routine

31 October 2019

10.31.2019 | Thursday
Top, (unblogged) self-drafted leggings
Trick or Treat?!!

23 October 2019

10.23.2019 | Wednesday
New (unblogged) Kirsten Kimono Tee makes a good exercise top, Self-drafted (unblogged) leggings
Stacked chairs help with balance ya' know.  :)

17 October 2019

10.17.2019 | Thursday
Finally relief from the heat and Fall feels like it is finally here!  Yay!

16 October 2019

10.16.2019 |Wednesday
Went to the SC State Fair with a sweet friend to look at the textile exhibitions.....
..... but found ourselves drawn to the baked goods.  :)
Post can be found here about my garments entered in the past.  
A fun competition.

12 October 2019

10.12.2019 | Saturday
Today's project - new Ottobre jacket (unblogged)
Flat felling some seams..... Hong Kong others.... Enclosed seam binding a few.... and Serging..... 
.....yep think that covers all the seam techniques used in this simple jacket  ;)

11 October 2019

10.11.2019 | Friday
NewLook 6230 Top, McCalls 4979 shorts (all unblogged)
Birthday gifts for my 27 yo daughter.  
One is never too old for foxes and kitty cats.

09 October 2019

10.09.2019 | Wednesday
Morning spent with sweet friend.
Her little wooden cottage is nestled over there behind the trees.....
.....around the bend....
.....along the gravel road.....
.....as it follows the still pond.
Perfectly, perfect.

07 October 2019

10.07.2019 | Monday
New!!!  Now to plan.....

5 October 2019

10.05.2019 | Saturday
A fun day exploring 'Down the Rabbit Hole'.... a lovely exhibit of all things 'Alice in Wonderland'.... with my sweet daughter
new Ottobre Shift Dress (unblogged but same as here), rtw cardi

04 October 2019

10.04.2019 | Friday
Be still my heart.... free popcorn on Fridays at the Y where I work out!!!  My life is complete.

9 September 2019

9.09.2019 | Monday
Wearing new unblogged Maria Denmark Kirsten Kimono Tee, white Burda Shorts
Super hot for September with temps soaring to 97 degrees F today
Suzi and I explored a new-to-us park this morning

7 September 2019

9.07.2019 | Friday
Hong Kong seam binding decisions..... 3/4" wide or 1" wide
Hmmmm.....

5 September 2019

9.05.2019 - Thursday
New routine