I've always said that if I ever had a girl, you'd be able to see her from space because of all the glitter, tutus and bows she'd have. Our family is cursed with incredibly bald babies, and I was sure Ellie would follow the tradition. Turns out she has hair, but not enough that … Continue reading Girl Problems
When my Grandfather passed away years ago, I did what I do, I threw myself into a project. In this case I spent the 48 hours following his passing whipping up a queen sized quilt. Sewing is a way for me to partition out whatever is going on, and allow me to feel productive when … Continue reading A Drunkard’s Path
Wow! It's been awhile. The holidays have come and gone, and how the heck is it almost March? I had all these great plans for projects through the holidays, including my triumphant return to machine quilting nonsense. Best laid plans, right? Insert list of excuses.... here: I was too pregnant to fit under my kitchen … Continue reading New Year (Late to the party)
Mr. Destruct-o finally understands things. Like trick-or-treating (although at first he did the trick-or-treat thing and then ran into a strangers house to chase their dog) and Santa. He will also no doubt be more interested in decorating our tree when we put it up. Or as most young children do, decorate, undecorate, redecorate, destroy. … Continue reading A Tree to Save Your Tree
We don't get rainy, gloomy days all that often around here. I love cool rainy weather so much. We broke out the blankets, made some hot chocolate, and have been enjoying some serious chill time today. Haven't gotten a whole lot of sewing done, I am working on finishing a couple of hand sewing projects … Continue reading Beautifully Rainy day
Alright! Let's get down to business! I am currently in the middle of a whole mess of projects, and I'm trying to get through them by the end of December. It's good to have goals, right? Right. At the very least I've been banned from starting any more projects. The goal is to attempt machine … Continue reading Best Laid Plans
Hi! Welcome to sewnerdy! I'm Sara, and in the very near future I will begin posting content on some really fun sewing projects for beginners and seasoned vets. I'm new to blogging, so I'm taking a bit to orient myself before we launch. Stay tuned!