Intro to Mitten Construction: Tips on How to Design Your Own Knitting Pattern

Have you ever wanted to design your own knitting pattern but thought it seemed intimidating? If you already know how to knit and can do a little bit of basic math, you can design your own patterns! Once you understand the basic construction of any given garment or accessory, it’s easy to construct your own […]

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DIY: Bracelet Handbag Tutorial

Bracelet handbags may be my new favorite thing. If you’d like to make your own…you can! Check out my tutorial here! I’m pretty excited about this particular project, and plan on making more of these in different styles… If you do create your own, I would seriously love to see it…I mean that! Post a […]

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Scrappers’ Delight, take two!

Scrap Happy Craft Kits are back in the shop and just $5 each (+shipping). Because I’ve amassed so much crafty goodness over the years and never throw any of it away, I am offering these carefully curated embellishment kits, featuring scraps and leftover fabric, buttons, etc. They’re perfect for small projects, scrapbook or junk journaling […]

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Pinspiration: Story Skirts & More

I haven’t posted much #pinspiration (inspiring posts found on Pinterest) to facebook lately, so I thought I’d share some here! Although I did share this incredible Story Skirt yesterday, though: This jacket is another incredible piece and I’d love to create something for myself with a similar feel… And I don’t know what it is […]

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Embroidery School

Currently, I’m working toward creating a series of embroidery videos…naturally, though, that project is coming a long a little slowly (because that’s what I do, ya know?!) But these are the first two; I hope you’ll find them informative! I have ideas for the next ones, but simply need to get them done…(since I started […]

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Georgia O’Keeffe, Textile Artists, and…Port-a-Pottery!

A couple weeks ago, I went to the opening day of the exhibit Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style, and it was fantastic. (I hope to go back next week.) I also swung by Wichita Pottery that day for their annual spring sale, and got to check out the Port-a-Pottery for the very first time. If […]

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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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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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