Tutorial: How to Sew on a Button

I’ve been meaning to create some tutorial videos and finally managed to post one this week!  There are so many things I want to share.  One of the most difficult things is deciding what to do first.  (Oh, and actually making the video.  That’s no small feat…much respect to all the youtubers out there who…

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Silly, Sweet, and Ready to Meet (You!)

Most of my days are so cut-up lately, I just don’t have a good solid block of time to really dive into my sewing (I’m hoping to change that soon, though!)  However, I have had some time late at night to mess around on my computer with doodling…and as a bit of an experiment, I…

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At the ART SHOW!

I’ve been kind of lazy lately and didn’t blog about my recent art show at TISSU. As always, Nina is the most fabulous hostess ever and I’m so grateful she let me spend a few hours lurking around her gorgeous studio.  I’m also grateful to all who came out to see my stuff. The exhibit…

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Secrets of the Prairie Spinster Society

I’ve been blasting it all over social media (so, if you’ve already seen this two or twenty times, I apologize!) but I’m very, VERY excited to be having my own Final Friday show at TISSU Sewing Studio again this month!! Previously, my “art” shows have been mostly about paintings.  Secrets of the Prairie Spinster Society,…

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Hello, September…

The weather is finally starting to cool off (though admittedly, some of these photos were taken last week when it was still hot as blazes…as I type this, it’s drizzling, again.) I don’t know if I want to think about the fact that Craftacular is only 23 days from now… (!!!) I am trying to…

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Slow Fashion Revolution // Part 3 of 3

To some, Slow Fashion might look like just another trendy gimmick to market to consumers; indeed, there are companies who, quite predictably, use the “green” label to persuade people to buy items that may not, in reality, be all that green.  And yes, ethical, sustainable, and artisan brands of clothing typically do cost the consumer more…

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New bloomers, patterns, and more…

A quick update on shop happenings: I have a couple new custom-made bloomer designs listed, and several more to come! I have also begun re-formatting my older knitting patterns and am slowly getting them listed both in the etsy shop and on my ravelry page.  They are linked in a new section of the website called Sew,…

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Giveaway (and 15% off!)

Hello!!  It’s been a while! I’ve been having some computer issues which are delaying progress, but I hope to get that fixed in the next few days.  So I’ll keep it short and sweet… …there is a GIVEAWAY currently happening over at the facebook page!  To enter, simply go over to the page and comment on or “like” the…

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Autumn in Kansas: Bohemian Finds

How can we possibly be into October already?! The grand opening of the shop (and subsequent giveaway!) is coming up soon, but in the meantime, I’ve got some work to do.  So this week’s post is all about inspiration. Autumn is such a romantic time: perfect for sunset walks among the changing leaves, accompanied by a rising full moon…

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