Author Archives: Missy
I have this sweater that just makes me look frumpy no matter what I wear it with so I decided to dye it. Before: After: The sweater is wool so I used what’s called a ‘cool bath’ (where you start … Continue reading
As I was visiting my sister yesterday, my sweet little niece excitedly told me all about the potholders she has been making for her family and ”Do you want me to make some for you too?” well of course! so she sat down at … Continue reading
…Time to set some goals! I sit here pondering all I’ve done (and NOT done) since I started my sewing business. I’ve often thought of how I had such big ideas that didn’t pan out. That’s bound to happen to … Continue reading
I know this is a week late, but, My cute Christmas blanket was featured in a treasury on Etsy which you can see HERE.
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My husband brought these gourds home to decorate for work. He came up with the idea of Mr Penguin with a bomb (from Batman movie), and I did the decorating. What a super fun project to do together!
This huge branch fell over at my sisters house. I spy something up in the tree! What could it be? Its my sweet little daughter and niece! I’m going to be posting pictures from nature every Sunday. Would you like … Continue reading
A fast-moving thunderstorm rolled into the desert this afternoon. At one point, it rained so hard that you couldn’t see across the street! Of course it’s always fun to dance in the rain! This rainy afternoon calls for hot potato … Continue reading
My Oma’s favorite time of day was Sunrise. She’s the one that taught me how to sew, how to love, how to be fun, how to dote on loved ones… It’s hard to sum up all she has done for me. … Continue reading