Pin Leg Table


This post is wayyyy over due. I finished building the table way back in November but just hadn’t gotten around to taking pictures. Finally when we put the house on the market I had a spotless house and my camera out, it was meant to be. When we moved back to the states we were […]

Sunday Show (this is a loooong post)


Today instead of Sunday Sew I decided to do a Sunday Show… you like how I did that, eh eh? Ugh I am so lame. Moving on ha! We are in the midst of selling our home so I am super swamped trying to keep it spotless for showings, wrap up the school year with all […]

{decor} Ikea Hack Lamp


I have been working like a crazy lady on making our apt feel more like “our” apt the last few months. It is a real challenge when you move into a place that is furnished by someone else (read: middleaged-government-working-male-who-I-am-sure-is-very -nice -but -I- would- never -want -decorating- my- apt). They are furnished in an effort […]

{decor/sew} Anthropologie Tassel Pillow Knock Off Tutorial


So um, long time no see! I hope your summer was amazing! Ours went by way to fast. But I am excited to be able to start sewing and creating again! We have slowly been working on making our apartment here in Paris reflect our personalities more. We want to of course save where we […]

{sew} Waverize It! Anniversary Challenge.


I was thrilled when Joann‘s asked me to participate in their celebration of 90 years of Waverly fabrics! Holy cow! 90 years?!?! They are having a super fun contest with great prizes with Waverize It!. You can read all about it and enter HERE. Bummers for us bloggers we cannot enter. BUT we did get […]

{decor} Sprucing up the laundry room


For the first time ever I have a large laundry room. I was particularly excited to have a place to hang the pictures from THIS photoshoot. I also was excited to be able to have a place to dump all our dirty laundry and close the door and walk away… just walk away. Aside from […]

Be A Deer

Making a Papier-mâché Deer Head on

Pottery Barn Christmas Pillow Knock Off


I just want to first say thank you soooo much for all the fabulous suggestions. I am actually trying A LOT of them. No diary, carbonation or caffeine, spicy foods, broccoli and peas etc for me (doesn’t THAT just make my holiday bright right there ha!) and I have reserved a copy of Happiest Baby […]

Scrap Your Stash: BHLDN Knock Off

I am really excited to be part of Susan’s at “Living with Punks” scrap your stash series! Everyone knows a huge part of my sewing is using what you have and saving every piece so this was right up my alley! My actual problem was narrowing down what scrap project I wanted to make! (There […]