Category Archives: Handmade

Making : Vintage Sheet Quilt

As I am trying to organize my pictures from last year (trying to make a photo book, inspired by my post few weeks ago, inspired by SouleMama’s post, I’ve realized there are many projects and things I didn’t post last … Continue reading

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The other Paris quilts

As I was making our Paris quilt, Siena asked me to make her one too.  I found a few Paris fabrics that were a little brighter colors, and she fell in love with them.  Lucas was right there also, asking … Continue reading

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We have ETSY!

Let me tell you a little story.  I’ll try it to make short-ish, but the truth is that is so full of love that I can’t keep my words short.  But I will try. I’ve always liked to do crafts … Continue reading

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Our Paris quilt

I realized I never posted last year about the quilts I made with the Paris fabric I found (mostly) at Fabric Depot.  I don’t go to the store very often, but when I do, I can spend all day looking … Continue reading

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the coolest hat ever and sort of tutorial

Last September I went to the Oregon Flock and Fiber Festival (OFFF) in Canby.  I try to go every year because it is so inspiring.  All the fiber, the colors, the textures, the animals, I love it.  It is a … Continue reading

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all the making

The last couple of months, there was so much making happening in almost every room.  From meals cooking, to baking, reading, writing, wood burning, sewing, knitting, painting, glueing, thinking, planning, etc, etc. Some of these were for Craft fairs, others … Continue reading

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playdate turned napkins

So we had our friend visiting one afternoon.  We had instructions of laying low, so he came with fabric and patches, and instructions to make napkins.  Love it! But he’d never used a sewing machine before.  So a little instruction … Continue reading

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