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Swoon Pearl – The Pumpkin King series

Inizio I have no idea why I’ve held out on making this wallet.  I ordered the template from Tops & Bobbins a long time ago, but I guess maybe the sheer number of pieces it had scared me off?  Once upon a time I watched a YouTube video that made it look incredibly confusing, too.… Continue reading Swoon Pearl – The Pumpkin King series

bagmaking · How Tuesday · ruffled wristlet · sewgratitude · She's Crafty

How-Tuesday: Ruff-let

For today’s How Tuesday I’m going to talk you through creating this Ruffled Wristlet/Slimline Wallet hybrid, the Ruff-Let. This project is really pretty easy, but sussing out the measurements is the tricky part. To start!  Chose your fabrics carefully as the ruffled accent doesn’t work well with  some prints, so maybe scrunch the fabric up… Continue reading How-Tuesday: Ruff-let

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Somewhere, Over the Rainbow

Yesterday it was the first real day of Fall.  No PSLs here, instead it starts to storm and we start the cycle of losing power and having the streets flood! Yesterday I trekked to the Campania with the Little to get some more school supplies at the Carrefour, she keeps bringing home lists of more… Continue reading Somewhere, Over the Rainbow