Please Stand By…

After some concerning creative blocks, I am back at it with designing and pattern-making! I’m on a short summer break from work and have been hit by a wave of motivation to design. This is a long and detailed process though, so I appreciate your patience while I collect my notes and attempt to combine … More Please Stand By…

De-Poufing My Skirts

It’s the first day of Summer! …at least…it is the day I’m writing this post. I am anticipating wearing more skirts this year. I have already taken a few opportunities  to put on some casual dresses and was pleasantly surprised. I remember pulling a couple out, 100% expecting to hate how it looked, but I … More De-Poufing My Skirts

DIY Yarn Stamps

I have been making toques to give away to the homeless as part of my charity project, The Sidewalk Sock Project. Since I began, I have branched out to make both socks AND hats because why not stay warm from head to toe? I had piles of hats waiting to be stitched together and have … More DIY Yarn Stamps

Self Haircut

I’ve been cutting my own hair for a few years now. I don’t claim to be an expert at all and there’s definitely technique issues with how I get my cut, however I’m usually pretty happy with the final look and that’s all that matters, really. When I was a kid, my mom used to … More Self Haircut