Monthly Archives: August 2010

Stepping Up to Step Outs

Here’s what I’ve been doing for the past few days: Although it doesn’t look like that many pieces – I’ve also been writing a pattern on how to make my messenger bags and figuring out exactly which steps I’m going to show on TV! Finger’s crossed I’ve got things planned out right! Continue Reading

An Earth & Sky Dyed Rayon Skirt

An Earth & Sky Dyed Rayon Skirt

I had a request to dye a wraparound skirt with my Earth & Sky palette from Angie. I’ve never dyed a wrap around skirt, and she wanted it to be relatively subtle…this was a tough one. I don’t like when things get too subtle, it’s the luscious nooks & crannies of color that I crave… Continue Reading

One Moment: Launch of the S. S. Stirling

Yes, my husband built our dog a boat! Stirling is a Sheltie – and Sheltie’s don’t like water. What they DO like to do is herd, and when their family is in the pool, they try to herd by circling around and around and around the pool. We’ve had little blow up boats from time to time… Continue Reading

Candied Fabrics in China!

Candied Fabrics in China!

Do you remember this custom messenger bag I made? It was customized for Anita, who wanted the ultimate international travel bag. She recently returned and I received this picture from a friend who was on the same tour with Anita (strangely small world we live in sometimes…) It was taken at Jiuzhaigou, which made me google and… Continue Reading