Family came for summer vacation for the whole month So happy to have my house back. I enjoy a family visit but a month long one was really hard. I was able to keep my cool and not hat a breakdown. I think having my little cousin here was the best, if it was just… Continue reading Had a full house this July
Well I have decided to enter this costume contest HERE at Your wardrobe unlocked. I entered last years and this year. I won last years and it was great fun making something I never made. This year the theme is Insects, cool I guess. I’m not a big fan of insects and I really wish it was… Continue reading The Scarab Costume
After much internal debate I have decided to enter a Costume contest. I wasn’t going to enter this because I really didn’t like the theme. But after a hit of inspiration I have a a great idea I want to do and share. I have been working on the idea and concept and I can’t… Continue reading Starting on a Costume
After a week of unpredictable weather we finally have a sunny day. Wonderful spring weather. That means I can finally pull out the sundresses. And one dress I have been waiting on wear was an obvious choice for first pick. The adorable little air mail vintage plane print fabric I found on sale. I told… Continue reading Sending it by Air Mail
for fabric that is. I want to make another dress from Grantchester. and I have falling in love with this one I like this dress and it’s perfect for southern summers. making this dress this would be the third dress I have made based from the show. I haven’t found the actually fabric because I’m… Continue reading On the Hunt
I love making versions of my favorite dresses I see on tv or in movies. Costumes are one of my favorite part of watching films. In March I had decided to recreate a dress that had caught my eye on one of favorite tv shows, Granchester. Granchester has everything I love in a good program. A… Continue reading Seen on the Screen: Grantchester Polka Dots
I have neglected the blog and my goal to keep it up this month. March has been busy busy busy. Running errands , trying to clean house, doctor visits, and sewing. We had doctor appointments every week and sometime twice a week. Spending all day in a doctor office is not a fun thing but… Continue reading Well….