Category Archives: Crafting

My New Obsession: Dish Cloths

I have long been a person who creates things for the home.  Part of that was because I tend to always be broke but the other part was my hippy tendencies.  Why buy a pack of sponges that I will … Continue reading

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HSM: Fresco Dress

This month’s Historical Sew Monthly challenge was Tucks & Pleats.  I figured this was a great time to put together a rough draft of a dress I’ve been wanting to make for a long time.  Why a rough draft dress?  … Continue reading

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HSM: 1470’s Dress

One of the awesome things about the internet and Facebook is finding different groups of people who share some of your passions.  It makes me feel less of a dork for spending so much time on my weird hobbies when … Continue reading

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Embroidery: Hi Duckie!

One of the things that keeps me busy is a site called Swap-Bot.  It’s pretty much the way it sounds, you swap things with other people by mail.  Sometimes you swap post cards, other times you swap things you’ve made.  … Continue reading

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