Archive for June, 2015

Jun 29 2015

Fast and Easy Men’s Medieval Costume

Published by under Miscellaneous

Last weekend my husband and I went to a medieval midsummer’s fair at a winery that is a castle. Medieval attire was “recommended” which meant we were definitely wearing costumes because I love medieval stuff and especially medieval costumes and I wasn’t going to miss the opportunity to wear medieval costumes at a CASTLE. I, […]

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Jun 25 2015

A zipper bag for workshops

Published by under Sewing

This is just a fun project I decided to share. I needed a little zipper bag to organize some of my dance stuff (ballet shoes, knee pads, snacks, etc) that I use less frequently in my dance bag so they weren’t floating around making it hard to find the things I do use frequently. I […]

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Jun 17 2015

A flower quilt for my grandmother

Published by under Quilting

Remember I told you I’d show you what I made out of the extra apron fabric? Well, here it is — a quilt for my grandmother. Look at my mom’s cute little toes sticking out as she models this for me 🙂 This probably the scrappiest quilt that I’ve made to date. Everything is scraps from […]

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Jun 09 2015

Some teasers for now

Published by under Quilting,Sewing

  Just a couple of quick updates. I have been quilting along and working on a variety of items. Above are a couple of quilt tops that are pressed and waiting to be longarm quilted. They’re quilted now and I just need to add the binding.   Below is the neon quilt which is SO […]

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Jun 02 2015

April O’Neil Cosplay Prop Construction

Published by under Cosplay,Crafts

What is April without her Turtle Communicator to call the Turtles for help? Two weekends ago I went to Fanime Con 2015 as April O’Neil from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Check out the earlier post here for more fun pictures like those above with cosplayer David Volko as Shredder. In this post, I talked about the sewing aspect of […]

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