My Bernina 790

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If you know me (or follow me on Instagram) you’ve no doubt seen/heard all about this by now. This beautiful piece of machinery joined our family last March. Technically, it was my 5th anniversary gift from Jesse. But being responsible adults, we put off the actual purchase until…we had a 4 [read more…]

Machine Applique Trivet

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Dresden Applique OESD

I made this pretty trivet to give to a friend of ours for Christmas. Fran works with Jesse, and she and her husband have become good friends of the family. A couple of months ago they came over and we made pierogi and borscht together, so the eastern-european flair of [read more…]

The Elsa Dress

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Home Made Elsa Dress

Yes, I know Halloween was almost 6 months ago, but I can’t not write about this particular project. And I’ve been a little busy since then, what with having a baby and all. Like pretty much every child (and many adults) I’ve encountered in the last year, Allie is obsessed [read more…]