Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Hotpatterns Mamasan Apron!

Isn’t this just the cutest apron ever???    I wanted a quick little project the other day and made this up in no time. This is one of the free downloads from and hotpatterns.  You can find it (and … Continue reading

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2014 in Review

I always love the start of a new year…I guess I just love new beginnings…so much potential for good on the horizon!  Anyway, before moving on to the new, let’s take a moment and reflect…err, that’s too serious.   Let’s … Continue reading

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The Christmas Wrap

All told for Christmas, I made 5 aprons: Plus one pair of PJ bottoms. .  (The way Darth stares at me kind of freaks me out!!) I’m so happy with all of these.  The last two aprons- the ones with the … Continue reading

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The most wonderful time of the year….

If it’s sooo wonderful, why do I feel like it’s always soooo rushed?!!   Between work, home, sick puppy, general life, and the chaos that comes with mailing presents across country, I’ve been BUSY!!   In good news, I was able … Continue reading

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We interrupt whatever sewing may have been happening for important BREAKING NEWS!

Ha ha…there hasn’t been much sewing going on here.   A little more on that later, but first, a puppy update! Poor Camy has gone through soooo much in the last week.  I’ll save you the long saga, but she’s … Continue reading

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Christmas Sewing – McCalls 5284

The Christmas Aprons, while not my favorite fabric, were a hit! So, as with all good things they deserve repeating!  This weekend, I finished a simple one for my mom. It has snowmen on it!  She LOVES Christmas and will … Continue reading

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