Month: May 2010

Nature Treasure Pouch

A. is always picking up treasures when we go for walks, so I knew a treasure pouch was needed :). Last night I came across this pattern for a nature pouch, so I let A. pick out some material and an applique design, and I put together this sweet little pouch for her. Can’t wait […] Read more…

Handmade picnic blanket

I’ve finally made myself a picnic blanket :)… I’ve been thinking about making one since last year. I came across this simple tutorial on how to make a waterproof one. I really had my heart set on this denim one made from old jeans but I don’t have enough pairs of jeans yet, so hopefully […] Read more…

Beachcomber Dress

As soon as I saw this dress on Ruffles and Stuff I knew I wanted to make one :). So simple yet beautiful. I used a men’s size large tshirt that I bought from the dollarstore, and used almost all of it to make the dress. Actually it’s more like a shirt on A., and […] Read more…

Spring Time on the Farm

Planting a pea seed in a film canister necklace: Doing the laundry: Nailing in a horseshoe: Harnessing the horse: Making Soap: Making Bread: Sewing: Spinning and Weaving: Tending to the animals: Exploring the early 19th century home: Bathroom: Bedrooms: Nursery: Kitchen and Dining Room: Riding in the horse drawn carriage: Exploring the Outdoors: Riding Ponies: […] Read more…

Doll Sling

A.’s been asking me for a “backpack” ever since she saw her aunt’s little backpack when we went for our last visit to my mom’s.. (her aunt is 5 years old).  A. has been surprising me a lot lately with the fabric choices she’s been making… I was certain she would’ve picked the pink one.. […] Read more…

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