I am going a little crazy joining make alongs this month. Now that I am over the flu I have so much crafty mojo flowing I can't settle on one project or even one kind of craft. I have 2 quilts going, a couple of blankets, a sweater, a cross stitch project, and I have… Continue reading Solar System CAL Week 1
This week has been a fun crafting week. I have been working on the Solar System Blanket CAL, Lavender Fields Blanket, Mermaid's Quilt Top, the Bespoke Tee-shirt quilt, and a bespoke beret. I also finally stuffed the Forest Friends pillow and sewed it up for Mermaid. I am finally over the flu and back to… Continue reading Stitchin’ Saturday #54
I am excited about this. I heard about this challenge on the Love to Sew podcast. I got so excited that after looking at the website and some of the Instagram pictures of last years challenge I had to sign up for this year. The way it works is they have set up one sewing… Continue reading Sew My Style 2018 Challenge
Heaven help us all. It has been a solid year of BlinkingCat being a crafty blog. I spent most of the year crocheting and listening to podcasts. I shared with you different charities you can help with your crochet and knitting. I did the Moogly CAL and gave you my hints on making the squares… Continue reading Stitchin Saturday 53
I just finished a dress and I am so stinking excited. The Sunny Dress is a first for me in a lot of ways! First dress I have ever sewn. First knit I have ever sewn. First Indie pattern. First PDF pattern. First sewing make of 2018. First project for the Sew My Style Challenge. … Continue reading Sunny Dress by Friday Pattern Co.
Over the last few months I have been working on improving my self image and self esteem. One of the biggest problems I have is my body and my wardrobe. I have a serious apple shape going on, which isn't helped by the fact that I am 5'3" only when I stretch my nose way… Continue reading Sewing My Own Wardrobe!!!
I can't tell you how upset I am that I missed #52! All I have to say is: Flu. I think this strian should be given to terrorists as a punishment. Period. If you need me to explain this I feel bad for you. 4 year old also with the flu. I will… Continue reading Stitchin Saturday #52