This past week was so hectic! A week ago today, while at my mum's, I noticed she was having some issues.  Monday morning I took her in for some tests and then spent the afternoon in her kitchen helping to set it up a little friendlier for her.  Most of her vision is gone. I … Continue reading Hectic

Hello, Doctor

I finished my Nora Doctor Bag from Swoon Patterns last week.  I made it from 100% Joann's fabrics.  They don't have the biggest Halloween selection, but it's fairly nice!  There is more costuming stuff than prints, I guess is what I mean. I made the smallest size, using the templates from Tops & Bobbins.  I … Continue reading Hello, Doctor


For some reason I can sit down with a bad pattern with two dozen little pieces and be all like "yup, I got this",  but sewing a couple of throw pillows for the couch held me up for over a month. I got this octopus print well over a year ago when we were still … Continue reading Octopi