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crescent moon wreath


I was super excited to try out my idea to make a crescent moon wreath, until I realized that I’d forgotten physics, and that a wreath with a super heavy side was not going to hang evenly. It’s still pretty. Grapevine from the backyard, spruce from my mom’s yard, cedar from the garden store. Started […]

pillow talk


More holiday weekend craft times – accent pillow edition. The trellis fabric is from a thrifted apron (there’s enough for another pillow!) & the floral fabric has been kicking around the sewing boxes for so long that I’ve long since forgotten why I bought it. Lazy sewing pillow tip! I stole one of Sean’s old […]

dyeing with flax


A lot of flax in the back yard + a wee scrap of cream silk charmeuse = a dyeing experiment. A little known personal fact: the 1st two years of my college career were spent studying textile design. I did weaving, dyeing, repeat pattern design – I loved it, but wanted to have a broader […]