Archive For 27 April 2012

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Stitch the pain away

Stitch the pain away

In what must have been a million-to-one chance, yesterday I was read-ended for the second time, five months after the first accident, while borrowing my dad’s truck, for the second time in five months. And both times while moving. So before I could completely heal from the first accident, I am injured yet again. More…

Seriously? What are the odds?

Seriously? What are the odds?

I was the filling of a three-car pile-up on I-5. In my dad’s newly repairs red truck. The same one I was driving in November when I got hit. Spending this (finally!) sunny afternoon with an ice pack and pain meds.

Guest: My swap gift maker–Deanna!

Guest: My swap gift maker–Deanna!

Hello Crinkle Dreams readers!  My name is Deanna and I am guest posting here today because I was Teresa’s secret swap partner in the Covert Robin swap organized by Imagine Gnats. I blog over at Little D and Me, mostly about my sewing and quilting adventures. I mainly focus on making kids clothes to sell…

Swap-tastic!

Swap-tastic!

So last month (or was it late February?) I signed up for a Covert Round Robin swap through Rachel’s Imagine Gnats blog. Of course, I didn’t realize I’d be moving a couple weeks later, which put a real crunch in a lot of things. Not only did I have less time to devote to what…

WIP: Simplicity 2564

WIP: Simplicity 2564

I’ve been so freakin’ excited about this pattern, I had to get to work on it asap. Of course. So, Saturday night, when I had to stay up late anyway to pick my daughter up from a babysitting gig, I traced pattern pieces and the next morning cut out a trial version from an old…

New to me, but far from new

New to me, but far from new

  I’m one of those few who sew for the challenge, which is why I love-love-love vintage patterns. Sure the illustrations are amazing and the styles impeccable, but it’s more than that. I can stare at vintage patterns all day, but when it comes to sewing one up? I’m in it to win it. The…

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