Category: Sewing

What to make with faux leather?

Yesterday I bought some faux leather. Half metres actually, but in 5 different colors because I wanted to make some more fauxdoris.  I still have lots left over and was wondering what else I could use the faux leather for, so I found some cool ideas,…

The curious case of the forgetful blogger

I keep forgetting to blog. It has been a while. I am a bad blogger. Sorry, can I make it up to you with some pretty pictures? After the crazy week of rainbow knitting and crocheting I wanted to knit socks so I cast on Jaywalkers.…

Things I made this week

My week starts on a Saturday. It is usually a day of cleaning and tidying up while entertaining the 5year old and taking her to swimming lessons. Well last Saturday she didn’t have swimming lessons so she got out her Perler beads and started making stuff.…

Melanie Bag {Sewing}

I have had the pattern for quite a while now.  It is the Melanie bag by I think Sew.  The problem with it is that it is a huge pattern.  Just taping the paper pieces together was hard and made me want to quit.  But definitely…

A journal pen bandolier { or a whatchamacallit }

Last week I came across this journal keeping method called Bullet Journal and I fell in love with it. It is simple, analog and easy to use. I usually keep journals to jot down notes and reminders but they always get muddled up after a few…

Another bag, courage and hoarding supplies

I tidied up the dining room table. I mean I cleared everything that used to be on it except my yarn vase. While that might not seem like an accomplishment for most people it was for me. We use the dining room table in lieu of…

Tilda dolls are my new obsession

Until a few weeks ago I had no idea what Tilda dolls were. I came across them on Pinterest and thought they were the coolest looking dolls ever. They are whimsical yet sophisticated. I love how the options are unlimited and a simple change of fabric…