The One Where I Made Pants!!!

I made pants!! Like, real live actual pants!  And….I made a zipper fly!! I  mean seriously, I did it! You should too!  It’s not scary at all and the zipper tutorial from Cali Faye collection makes it go by in a painless fashion!   Photos…

January 20, 2016

November Nights

A new year is here and I’m jumping on the 100 days challenge. One of my goals is to blog at least 3 times in those 100 days. This one is just a warm up Ok, here we go! I’m kicking the year off…

January 6, 2016

The Fever is breaking…Sort of.

  After what  I thought would be my last swap I promptly signed up for 7 more. SEVEN! What is wrong with me? The answer is simple and complicated all at once. I love making something for someone I don’t really know. I love…

May 10, 2015

Sewtopia Chicago 2015

I was super lucky to be able to attend Sewtopia Chicago, the first ever midwest event. I live about four hours away from the windy city and  so I packed up my family and drove! I was super nervous when I arrived because as…

May 2, 2015

Swap, swapity, swap, swap, swap

So I decided to dust off the old blog today and wax on about swaps. Hello! My name is Giedra and I think I may just be addicted to swaps. My first swap was the Schnitzel & Boo mini swap round 2 and man…

December 2, 2014

Felt Advent Calendar

Gasp…has it really been since May. I really had no idea but I made a choice to focus on the making of things and less the talking about the making of things so here we are in the middle of November with my first…

November 11, 2013