sewing

My Version of an Anthropologie Cardigan, part 1

I Love this cardigan from Anthropologie, but did not love the $98 price tag I decided that I could definitely make something similar for less – little did I know for how much less! I went into the Salvation Army Store on Wed (that’s the day all clothes are half price) and found this grey…

Patio furniture revamp

We got new furniture for our patio this spring, but struggled to find what we wanted! Eventually we settled for a Martha Stewart Living set from Home Depot, the frames were awesome but I didn’t like the fabric at all so we knew right away it was going to be a total recover job. (in…

Hi! and a shirt redo ☺

Hey! welcome to my new blog, I hope you enjoy yourself here! I love sewing and crafting, so pretty much that is what will be here. I am a student at VCU so there will probably be a mix of some of my art projects too. I would love to have comments and followers, so…

The Touch Museum

Isaac and Emmie were asked to Participate in their school’s Black history month celebration, Isaac was the MC that welcomed everyone, and Emmie was supposed to dress as Bessie Coleman, a significant figure in African American history. Anyway, she wore a little aviator’s cap that I made her, a thrift store leather coat I altered,…

Thanksgiving

We spent Thanksgiving volunteering at Jamestown. I made the clothes for everyone, and had a really good time. The food was awesome, our friends were fantastic, and the crowds were huge. Emmie loved carrying the water buckets around Isaac in front of the Governor’s house. Paul, Isaac, and Emmie. Me in the Governor’s house, my…

Halloween

Well, today was Halloween. While the kids were at school I finished making a doll apron for Emmie’s friend’s birthday party tomorrow. (I made the dress a few days ago) The kids only had a half day today, so they got home before 1:00 p.m. We carved pumpkins, put them on the doorstep, and the…