Jasmine’s new hand-made dress

Posted on May 4, 2014 in craft, fabric, family, fashion, sewing, textile | 2 Comments
Jasmine’s new hand-made dress

I spent a good part of the afternoon attempting to create new clothes for my daughter’s Barbie and Princess dolls.  I finally came upon this great doll clothing tutorial site (scroll down for Barbie dresses).  I decided to use one of the fabrics I designed for Spoonflower.   The pattern was super easy to follow […]

Remembering November

Posted on Dec 17, 2013 in baby, craft, family, updates | No Comments
Remembering November

November was a gust that blew through here like a hurricane and left in it’s path smiles, laughter, crafts, gifts and cheers…and continued through December.    We celebrated many family birthdays and welcomed my new niece Reece!  Here are a few fun photos of things we made and did in November:

welcome spring!

Posted on Mar 30, 2012 in craft, flowers, linocut, paper, pattern | No Comments

Here’s a sneaky peek at what I’m bringing over to sell at Bliss Co-op in Sugarloaf, NY for their one year anniversay sale tomorrow!  Limited edition…only 10 available 🙂

new chair cover: before and after

Posted on Aug 17, 2011 in craft, home improvement, sewing | No Comments

this morning’s quick project. who doesn’t want to sit on toadstools? lovely fabric from Brooklyn General Store.

craft: before & after recycled robeez box

Posted on Aug 9, 2011 in craft | 2 Comments

i did a fun little project this month. my friend erin gave my little guy a pair of robeez shoes and i couldn’t bear to throw out the box. hoarder! so i recycled it into a gift box and gave it back to erin full of fun little trinkets, neat paper labels, a mix cd, […]

natural wood trellis

Posted on Jun 22, 2011 in craft, flowers, home improvement, nature | 3 Comments

i made this wood branch trellis tonight. I think I’ll cut off the top parts so it’s just a rounded arch. but here it is in all it’s glory, a trellis for my morning glories! **UPDATE** seriously? when is this thing going to bloom already?!

bunny meadow baby shower

Posted on Jun 5, 2011 in craft, family, paper | One Comment

we had a ‘bunny meadow‘ baby shower for my sister-in-law at my house this weekend. i’ve been busy rearranging, cleaning, crafting & decorating for it (others did the amazing cooking.) i made the hanging tissue paper puffballs, the paper onesie banner, the centerpieces (painted pots, added moss & willow, cut baby photos to hang), ribbon […]