The vampy project and my fun with coats…

I am currently working on an amazing project for Ciarra. I am really nervous and excited to see the way it comes out. It is a skirt and top that are quite “vampy” in nature. I love the colors and the TEXTURE more importantly. I am really getting into mixing textures in a way that […]

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embracing change linky party!

Today I posted the Cherry sprinkles dress at the Embracing Change: Creative inspirations linky party! This is a wonderful blog dedicated to up-cycling, and taking things you already have and making them new again! Just my style! Since the Cherry Sprinkles dress was a total re-do of not one, but two old projects, I thought […]

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Autumn silk boho dress

FINALLY! I have it finished and posted!!! Here is the Silk habotai dress that I have been working on. If you have been reading this blog, then you know what hell this thing gave me while it was being created. While the dress design itself is not that complex, the fabric choice WAS. I made […]

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Saturday…is a busy day! And Show and tell day!

Today is show and tell day at Sew Country Chick, and this week I posted my red coat. Come check it out by clicking HERE. My Red Trench I need to grab some coffee, and head into the other room to tweak a few things on my dress before we go shoot pictures of it. […]

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HAPPY FRIDAY!! and a walk down memory lane…

What a busy week this has been for me. So much to do, and so few hours in the day to do it.I started school yesterday, and I will be doing a lot of writing for my classes. When spring semester rolls around, it will be back to using hands on sewing and designing skills. […]

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Ciarra’s favorite finds…Nail Art

My favorite finds today…. Here are some of my favorite nail art designs! I personally can’t wait to try some of these cool ideas! Ciarra (images found on Pinterest and Google image search) Ciarra picked some amazing and fun nail art photos. Lucky for her, she has naturally long nails that she can apply these […]

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MOM

I just wanted to wish my mom a very happy birthday today!  I hope your day is filled with much happiness and joy. So bring on the birthday cake, and lets have some fun!!! Love this!! a RECORD!! remember these mom!?? I still have some of mine in the garage! Pretty cake! mom loves the […]

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We are a “Best of August” project on BurdaStyle!

Today I received an email in my inbox from BurdaStyle with a link to the gallery of the “Best Of August” projects from their site. Ciarra in the Cherry Sprinkles Dress was a pick for the month of August. Cool!! ๐Ÿ™‚ That just made my day! Screen capture of Burda Style and The Cherry Sprinkles Dress […]

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Another fun nail polish and schedule for the week

This weekend while shopping at Target, I came across another magnetic nail polish. This one is made by Sinful Colors and it is their ‘Sinfully Magnetic’ polish. I bought the ‘Polar opposites’ color.Instead of making a wave like design like the Sally Hansen polish, this one makes a star burst! I love it.You have to […]

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sights from our boating adventure

Here are some pictures that I took while floating along in our boat on Friday. The sun was starting to go down, so I was shooting into the sun on a lot of them. We were also moving! LOL.These were taken on one of the rivers we travel up in the afternoon when we go […]

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