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…

Pattern Challenge: McCall's M5408

Here it is!! I think my dear lovely mother will look beautiful in it :), and I think she chose a great pattern and fabric combination, I love the end result!  (view C) It was a pretty tricky pattern I must say.. It really focused a lot on making the inside as pretty as the […] Read more…