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Halloween Party

It was always a tradition growing up for me to throw a Halloween party for my friends and so this year after a successful birthday party (post coming soon!) I decided it was time to carry on that tradition for my little girl. It turned out to be a really wonderful time and I so […] Read more…

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my wedding dress

In all the wedding making, I saved my wedding dress for last. So by the time I was making it, I could just focus on that one thing. Before I made my final version, I first made a muslin (which came in handy when I decided I wanted the skirt to have a lining and […] Read more…

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Last month I did a little fabric shopping for my birthday and I picked out lots of fun fabrics to make some little girl clothes, which then turned into making some little doll clothes. My little one informed me that Baby (her doll I designed and made) needed a friend. I used it as an […] Read more…

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My little sewing assistant

I came across this photo on my camera and it was just too good not to share! She’s a little bigger than she was in this photo, taken last spring, but she continues to be just as interested in what momma is doing in her craft room. xo CBB Read more…

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All the little details

I’ve come to the realization that our first anniversary has come and gone and I never really finished sharing about our DIY wedding! Here are a few of the smaller details that made our day special & personal.                    the details: I gave my guy a choice […] Read more…

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My Day Job

I wear many hats, no doubt about it. I have no less than four jobs at the moment(and that’s not unusual for me). I spend Monday mornings being a children’s librarian and putting on a weekly story time (so fun!), Fridays being a sewing teacher, every so often making toys to sell, and the rest […] Read more…

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The birthday post

I haven’t posted anything about the first birthday party and here we are about to celebrate her 2nd! So let’s take a little walk down memory lane and recount what we did to mark her first trip around the sun. Since her first word was ‘at (cat) we of course had to have a kitty […] Read more…

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Welcome Bees

We’ve started something new (or rather I should say my guy has started something new). This spring he picked up beekeeping as a hobby and has been taking care of three hives ever since. I come into the equation with the packaging design & coming up with ideas of what to do with all that […] Read more…

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Criss cross polka dot and many more clothes I’ve been churning out…. criss cross tops: adapted from this pattern // cloud 9 fabrics dress: self-drafted // doodles knit fabric envleope neck shirt: pattern // art gallery knit fabric Read more…

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Summer! It certainly feels as though it’s arrived and little miss is well outfitted for it! outfit details: elephant tank: self drafted pattern // birch organic elephant fabric green shorties: self drafted pattern // cloud 9 shot cotton fabric Read more…

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