Attempts And Outcomes : Pajamas

A while back I put together a list of some things I wanted to work on over the course of the first quarter (or year) and the top item, at least in my mind, was a new pair of jammies!  I ended up hitting a sah-weet sale at Hobby Lobby and scored McCall’s Pattern #M5990…

Fun Fabric Friday : A Modern Twist Valentine’s Day

For my last Valentine’s Day fabric feature I wanted to share some more modern takes on the holiday.  Of course, the best source for these lovelies was once again, Spoonflower.  Gotta love that place! First up a super cool Rabbit and Heart print from Holli Zollinger. Love Stuck by Heather Dutton of Hang Tight Studio reminds me…

Sewing And Crafts : Valentine’s Day Cards

Today I shared our plans for my Little Guy’s preschool classmate Valentine’s Day cards over at Kitsch Designs.  During my search for ideas I came across several neat versions of sewn Valentine’s Day cards too.  It got me to thinking that I might need to put together something for family, not just the classmates, with all the great…

Cool Shop : Astrid Weigel

In my never-ending search for cool fabrics and neat shops with creative handmade items I stumbled upon this little gem called, Astrid Weigel.  Astrid hails from Glasgow Scotland and she creates some of the prettiest and somehow both vintage and modern styled products.  Not only does she have some lovely finished items for sale, but she…

Cool Shop : Cozy Blue

I came across a product from this shop through another blog I love reading, Our Humble A{Bowe}d.  Cozy Blue is a shop full of tree related items and, well, I have a thing for trees.  In fact, I had to stop buying artwork from craft fairs for a while because I found myself wanting to…

I Will Just Be Blunt!

In case you have been wondering about the inconsistent posting here and over at Kitsch Designs lately, I will just put it out there.  This…. ….equals an amazing energy sucking, exhaustion inducing, fall-on-my-face-after-chasing-a-two-year-old excuse to sleep rather than blog. I promise I am doing my best to get back on track folks. Erika

Shop Updates Over At Kitsch Designs

I thought it only fitting to let you all know about some additions to my Kitsch Designs Etsy shop that fall into the world of sewing and crafts.  I recently opened a new store on Etsy called, KD Vintage.  This new shop is home to all my vintage treats, leaving room in my original store for handmade items. …