Category Archives: Presents

Christmas Lab Coats

Whee! Look what I’m wrapping up right now – lab coats for the 3 awesome ladies who prep my labs for me ( and many other professors in the Biology & Chemistry Departments of the University of Redlands)! Although I love surprises, these were a a bit too expensive for them to not be what… Continue Reading

Shopping with Scoutie Girl

I know I’ve mentioned Scoutie Girl before – but about 2 months ago, Tara started an auxiliary site – Scoutie Girl Gifts. It’s an “a collaborative, curated guide to buying handmade gifts”. What that means is that Scoutie Girl herself, as well as other folk, put together a group of handmade items with a common… Continue Reading

I love babies in Tie Dye!

Don’t you? Here’s a picture of baby Ciana, the daughter of my old college pal Julie in tie dye I made for her – isn’t she a happy baby? And I see that she’s lying on the quilt Julie’s sister made for her to take to college (GULP!) can it be 26 YEARS ago she… Continue Reading

She Loves it!

So, I made her come to my house to pick up her birthday present – what a jerk I am! No matter, she loves it! Phew! Scroll down to the previous post to see the house up close & personal! Continue Reading

Teahouse for Liz

Quick…what’s bergamot?   Some sort of wildflower, you say?  Well…yes…and no! My good friend Liz had a birthday this week. I had to do something extra nice for her because she’s such an awesome friend. Anyway, she’s English and loves Earl Grey Tea. She also really loved the art houses I did recently. Couple that with… Continue Reading

Look – it's a quilt!

I’ve spent so much time sewing bags and dyeing scarves, it’s been a while since I’m made an actual quilt! This one is for a baby due to Co & Vatsan in under a month! I also made a pillow from scraps so I could try out the quilting scheme I was thinking about before… Continue Reading

Look – it’s a quilt!

I’ve spent so much time sewing bags and dyeing scarves, it’s been a while since I’m made an actual quilt! This one is for a baby due to Co & Vatsan in under a month! I also made a pillow from scraps so I could try out the quilting scheme I was thinking about before… Continue Reading