Monthly Archives: June 2011

Pink Linen

Way back in January, I made this pintucked shirt and blogged that it’s not so smart to pintuck prints.  So I decided that this summer I’d do it again in a solid, so I chose pink linen. I have to … Continue reading

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Premature WOO HOO!!

This space, folks, will be my new studio: We are closing on this shed later this afternoon, and this space will eventually have stained, textured concrete floors, windows, and in that corner, a little wood-burning stove.  Yes, it will be … Continue reading

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Green

I noticed a theme among my projects last night: Green.  Most of these items are “this” close to being completely finished (you know, adding a button, adding the fleece lining, pressing…). This is giant progress for me!  The pillow above … Continue reading

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Thursday: Late Edition

It’s been a busy few days as the kids and I reacclimate ourselves to this “no school” business.  Thus, my craftiness has been stalled in a major way.  I still get to it, but it’s definitely fragmented. I claimed Thursday … Continue reading

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The Case of the Missing Pattern

I’m the messy-organized type.  I have places for most things, though there are usually several piles lying around for a few weeks before those things are put in their true homes.  This does not count the times when friends are on their way … Continue reading

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Baseball, Ballet, and the Beach

Um, yeah, and Cub Scouts, and gardening, and now VBS. When did early June become the crazy cousin of the secular Christmas world (don’t even ask about the year I went to six – yes, six! – Christmas programs for … Continue reading

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Small items = a pedicure

I met my first incentive goal to finish 5 things by May 31.  That means I get a professional pedicure, which is timely as I tend to be a barefoot gal now that the weather is warm.  The completions for … Continue reading

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