January 8, 2016 5:14 pm

Colette Patterns Myrtle Dress

Last May, I finally took the plunge and bought Myrtle, a dress pattern from Colette Patterns. I took sewing in 4-H many, many years ago but hadn’t really sewn anything other than baby clothes and bibs since then, but I was willing to figure stuff out as I went and Colette’s instructions are always very… Read more > Comments Off on Colette Patterns Myrtle Dress

May 3, 2015 9:53 pm

Thora’s Birthday Crown

Thora will turn one this Wednesday and to celebrate, I wanted to make her a keepsake felt crown. I saw some nice ones on Etsy that I took some inspiration from, and then remembered that Jessica had written a Waldorf felt crown tutorial a loooong time ago so I started there. I bought my ribbon… Read more > 1 Comment >

November 24, 2012 10:50 pm

Tiny Christmas Trees

I spent the afternoon at my parents’ house making these Christmas tree decorations. These night-time iPod pictures do not do them justice – they are actually pretty cute in person! You take a cereal box, cut it into the sort of shape that folds into a cone, hot glue it together, and then hot glue… Read more > 1 Comment >