Category Archives: sewing

how do you say"garish" in Disney?

When I was picking out the fabric, I thought the green was a good idea. I thought it would be a pretty quilt. Turns out I was right…if I had made it in 1992 (when neon was king). In trying … Continue reading

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something I’m working on for Cate

I found the Mickey Mouse fabric a while ago and wasn’t sure what I was going to do with it, but I loved it and had to have it. I’m not sure I love the green, but I’m going to … Continue reading

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because, you know, I’m a professional quilter and decorator…ha!

I’ve decided to make quilts for the girls’ bedroom when we move and Meg is ready to change to a real bed next summer (yes, I’m giving myself a year to get this done.) Only problem is that I’m such … Continue reading

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shower gifts

I went to a baby shower today for my friends Margie and Courtney. Above is a picture of the presents that I brought. I forgot to take a picture of the gifts before I wrapped them, but I made them … Continue reading

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the finished quilt

A while back, Cate went to visit my parents, and finding myself with a lot of time, I pieced together a quilt for Chris. I gave it to my grandmother to take to a lady who does the quilting portion … Continue reading

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carrot costume

I finished Cate’s costume. It looks better in person, I promise. She’ll wear it like a “sandwich board,” meaning it goes over her head, and she’ll have a carrot section in the front and in the back. The way it … Continue reading

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a calm, fun day

I’ve had a really nice day today. I went to lunch with my friend, Courtney, and her daughter, Catie. We went to a divey Mexican place that just opened up, Kokopelli’s. The place was packed so we took it to … Continue reading

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