{Make It Wear It} Ariane Slip

When I first saw this pattern come across my instagram feed I knew I’d have to make it! Such a pretty and simple pattern and a great way to learn some new techniques. I made mine with more of a…
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{Make It Wear It} Esme Top

I just can’t pass up a pretty floral lawn. I saw this print at Joann Fabrics and I knew I would regret not grabbing some. This is a really light weave with dobby texture and is perfect for spring…I might…
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{Shop} Patchwork Mouse Pad

Isn’t it fun to get a little something useful yet quirky to add a little happiness to your desk? That’s what I thought! I created this little design a few days ago when I was dreaming up thank you gifts to send…
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{Make It Wear It} My First Socks

How many pictures of socks is too many, do you think? 9? Is 9 too many? 🙂 I am SOOOOOO happy with how these turned out! They are so soft and cozy. There are mistakes in each pair to be…
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{Make It Wear It} Linen Neckerchief

I had fully intended for this to be a natural dye project but it didn’t quite work out that way. My beet dye experiment was a complete failure (I mean…I accidentally stain things with beet juice all the time so…
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{Tutorial} Get Started With Yarn Dyeing

I’ve been experimenting with dye recently…and even though I’m sure there are a million ways to make this more complicated I thought I would show you the VERY simple process I used to get these three skeins! Of course there…
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{Handmade Home} Brushstrokes Quilt

I finally had a moment to take some pictures of my finished wall hanging and thought I’d give you the run down of how I made it! As you may know we recently bought a new house that is about…
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{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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{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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