All Tucked in for the Holidays with EYMM

I am a huge fan of pajamas. I’m not sure why. Maybe it’s because pajamas = sleep (most of the time, anyway) and as a mom of 3, I’m almost always lacking in that department. Maybe it’s because you can relax and be yourself and no one cares, because for the most part, no one sees you in your pjs except your family. Unless you’re running late for school drop off and you throw on shoes and a bra (or just a really thick sweatshirt- ha!) and load everyone up in the car, praying you don’t get pulled over or get a flat. Or at least that’s what I hear, anyway. *ahem*

Twirly Tallulah

My last post mentioned how much fun I’ve had playing with patterns from my employer, Izzy & Ivy Designs.  While a lot of modern sewists rely heavily on PDF patterns, Izzy & Ivy started out as a paper pattern company.  I have the benefit of drawing from those patterns as well, so I really have…

My New Addiction

Talk to anyone that does anything crafty, and more often than not, you’ll find that they have collections of things they have accumulated over the years: fabric, buttons, patterns, printed papers, yarn.  Notice I said “collection” and not “hoard.”   I find that I can’t throw away even the smallest of scraps because there might…

One Thimble Volume 4: Traveller Tee and Urbanite Pants

It’s here!  Another amazing edition of the amazing One Thimble Ezine! As you might have read in previous posts, I am SO loving everything that is One Thimble.  It’s not often that you subscribe to an Ezine or Pattern of the Month Club and love everything.  In fact, in my experience, you get a lot…