{Make It Wear It} Apparel Tags

Now that I have a fair number of handmade garments in my wardrobe I needed a way to remember which are machine washable or hand-wash only and which could be thrown in the dryer or should be laid flat…also…which size…
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{Eats} Naturally Colored French Macarons

  Let me preface this by saying I am NOT a professional macaron baker and my macarons are not “perfect”…but THEY ARE SO FUN to make…so I thought I’d share for anyone wanting to try a delicious and adorable little…
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{Make It Wear It} Peasy Cardigan

A year and a month to the day I cast on, I am finally finished!!! (Okay technically I am still missing one button that I still need to sew on because for some reason I only bought 4, doh!) It sat…
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{Make It Wear It} Zippy Top

You guys!!! I did my first FBA and it was successful! What is an FBA, you ask? Full. Bust. Adjustment. Basically it gives a pattern more room in the bust area while removing that extra fabric via darts under the…
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{Make It Wear It} Driftless Hack

This is my 3rd Driftless cardigan! I decided to make some (a lot!) of modifications to this one to make more of a basic cardigan since that is the style I’m most likely to wear. I’m super happy with how…
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{Eats} Chocolate Cakies

Look, there is no getting around it, these cookies aren’t the prettiest things. But I assure you if you can see past their lumpy brown exterior and just MAKE THEM, you will thank me. These are similar in texture to the…
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{Tutorial} Aztec Panel and GIVEAWAY

If you follow me on Instagram you have seen SO MANY PICTURES of me making these Aztec Star Pillows for my Etsy Shop. I’m sorry about that, I really am. But they are done for the moment while I plan…
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{Make It Wear It} Driftless Cardigan

You know I have yet to make this pattern with the recommended fabric? It will be done, I promise. This fabric was a definite impulse buy from Joann’s but I loved it so much I had to at least try…
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{Make It Wear It} Olive Linden

I feel like I’m going to end up with 12 Linden sweatshirts in my closet this year and I’m totally okay with that. 🙂 I happen to have 6 yards or so of a heathered grey knit in my stash…
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{SHOP} Sit Down and Stay Awhile Lumbar Pillows

Another exclusive Arrow and the Heart design for you! This set of lumbar pillows is perfect for that minimalist monochromatic home. A little touch of humor to (literally) throw around your living room! You can buy these either together or…
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{Shop} Hand Quilted Pillows

I’ve been working on these designs for weeks now, tweaking and adjusting and making all the details just PERFECT and I’m so excited to share that my hand quilted pillows are now live in my Etsy shop! You might also notice…
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{Make It Wear It} Driftless Cardigan

When I saw this pinterest pin I knew I had to have a sweater like it! I think I came pretty close! Pattern: Driftless Cardigan by Grainline Studio Size: 6 Fabric: Faux Fur Sherpa in Ivory by Joann Fabric Project…
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{Make It Wear It} Linden Sweatshirt

I’ve decided to document my handmade wardrobe journey on this blog! I think it’ll be great both as a personal reference for me and maybe helpful for anyone else out there wanting to start sewing clothes! I would say I’m…
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{Spoonflower} Monochrome home

I was playing around last night with some designs as I start to dream up a wall hanging for our new living room. It’s so fun to finally have a home that we love to really dig into. We hope…
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{Spoonflower} Polka Dot Lady

What is it with me and tiny heads?! I honestly don’t know, but here is another fabric design that was recently released in my Spoonflower shop! I ordered a couple yards in the silky faile to make a Zippy Tee….
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