Sewing

Still Scared of Sewing

As I was pinning a pattern and cutting fabric last weekend, I asked myself, how this would feel if I was the dressmaker for Meghan Markle's wedding gown? I find cutting fabric to be a daunting task, even for my small makes, so I can't imagine what it would feel like to be cutting fabric… Continue reading Still Scared of Sewing

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crafts · Garment Making · Sewing

Project Complete! Fancy Tiger Sailor Top

I know promised a post about my finished Sailor Top from Fancy Tiger Crafts.  I'm not sure if I'm any more blog-worthy than I was when I first completed this top, since I am running on about five hours of sleep and Fiancé is probably getting sick, which means I WILL PROBABLY GET SICK BY… Continue reading Project Complete! Fancy Tiger Sailor Top

ALL THE THINGS · Craft Goals · crochet · Knitting · Sewing · Uncategorized

First Day of Spring! Inspirations

Spring is finally here! Although it's been feeling like spring since February?  But that's Texas weather for you.  Today I was planting flowers I'd purchased three weeks ago tending to my garden and noticed a lovely Texas bluebonnet blooming. I have a brown thumb, so I wanted to capture this moment before it dies next… Continue reading First Day of Spring! Inspirations

ALL THE THINGS · craft fails · Craft Goals · Craft Haul · crochet · Embroidery · Garment Making · Monthly Makes

GUYS I RAN OUT OF YARN

The other day I was thinking that I hadn't posted my February makes.  I looked through my pictures and...realized I had only completed these: Now to be fair, I had been in the field for two weeks last month...but still! This is hardly anything.  It was a good reminder to me that staying focused on… Continue reading GUYS I RAN OUT OF YARN

crochet · Cross Stitch · Embroidery · Gifts · Holidays · Knitting · Sewing

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Crafty Christmas – Part Two (Craft Kits)

"JENNY!" It's okay. Just sit down for a min- "CHRISTMAS IS IN TWO DAYS AND I DON'T HAVE A GIFT!"   Deep breath.  There you go.  We got this. Welcome back to Part 2 of my series tailored especially for procrastinators like myself.  In Part 1, we discussed the different books you can purchase for the… Continue reading The Procrastinator’s Guide to Crafty Christmas – Part Two (Craft Kits)