Happy New Year, everyone! I seemed to have fallen off the blogging bandwagon a bit towards the end of last year, but 2014 was such a monumental year in terms of sewing/crafting/personal stuff, that I thought it would be a good idea to take a trip down memory lane: In January of last year, I… Continue reading Farewell 2014, Hello 2015!
Hey readers! It appears I took an unintended hiatus after Halloween and now we’re in 2014. Oops. I try not to get too super personal on this blog (afterall, I’m not paying you guys to listen to me talk), but the past few months have been very tough on me, both personally and professionally. There… Continue reading Getting back my sewing mojo
Hey, readers! Long time no see, eh? I’ve been enjoying my new home in Portland immensely, although I haven’t started growing my own vegetables or biking everywhere (I’m working on it, the cars just drive so fast!). I did, however, see a bit of the new season of Portlandia being filmed, which included Fred Armisen… Continue reading The Adventues of PortlandiAnna
So, I’m not dead. Great way to start a blog post, huh? 😉 Anyways, I certainly never intended to take a month off from blogging. That’s just what happened with how crazy my personal life has been lately, and my laptop is on the fritz (seriously, I will never buy an HP ever again, and… Continue reading What I’ve been up to over the past month
The lovely Anna Worden Bauersmith (Anna W-B, as I like to call her) of If I Had My Own Blue Box recently awarded me with a Very Inspring Blogger Award. Anna is amazing at mid-19th century millinery and accessory sewing, and has published several publications on those very subjects that you should definitely check out!… Continue reading Apparently, I’m an inspiring blogger
Just a quick note before we head off into the weekend, readers, that you can now find me on Facebook and Pinterest! Of course, I’m still on BurdaStyle, Flickr, PatternReview, and Youtube, and you can find all those links on this handy-dandy page I just created here! Also, the blog has a new look and… Continue reading Embracing the 21st century and a new look
Let me preface this post with a caveat: I’m horrible when it comes to blog awards and memes. Which I feel awful about, because I truly am grateful and really humbled by being the receipient of such lovely gestures. So, if you’ve sent me a meme or given me a blogging award and I haven’t… Continue reading Liebster Blog Award