my moo cards!

Posted by on Jul 31, 2008 in prattle | No Comments

patterns

Posted by on Jul 31, 2008 in craftulence | No Comments

Yesterday I bought these scraps of silk for a project I have in mind. The third from bottom isn’t really silk. It’s an amazing cotton voile.

Things I’m loving lately.

Posted by on Jul 30, 2008 in list | One Comment

The Office (Uk version) Though it would be more accurate to say I’m obsessed with it. My sewing machine. Almond milk yogurt.

Things I’m hating lately.

Posted by on Jul 30, 2008 in list | No Comments

Damiano’s bad cough. cold-damp-hot-rainy-cold again shitty weather. negative pregnancy tests

People will rather PAY than admit they’re WRONG.

Posted by on Jul 27, 2008 in prattle | 3 Comments

This is my success story: how to transform blinding rage into passive aggressiveness, and not feeling like shit. Yesterday morning Michele was out with our car, and as I peeked out the window to see if he was back I noticed a car on my parking space. And it wasn’t our car. On a Saturday, […]

Cutesy

Posted by on Jul 26, 2008 in craftulence | No Comments

Damiano’s roman blinds.

(I wanted to wait till I had done the other shade to blog this, but Leslie needed some ideas so I’m just breaking my rules and posting this) So what’s been cooking around here lately? Yes, I finally made blinding shades for Damiano’s room! It was a very fun project and a cinch to make. […]

Master bedroom bay window shades.

Posted by on Jul 24, 2008 in craftulence, I wanted to be an architect | No Comments

Some context: This bay window is in our very cozy (small) bedroom, and it looks right on to quite a trafficked street (not to talk about the bench right in front of our house where curious inspecting types linger daily). So covering it was a matter of decency. For these, I bought a ready made […]

etsy shopping spree

Posted by on Jul 24, 2008 in art, craftulence, I wanted to be an architect, images | One Comment

Since I successfully sold a thing on eBay I had irresitible credit on my paypal account and I burned it all on etsy, Oh I’m a bad girl. Here’s what I got: Impressive Erin McMorris and Amy Butler fabrics from Poppy Fabrics. These groovy coffee cups from Jen’s Closet: these were quite a find, since […]

Where the @¶#¥§&%$ are my keys?

Posted by on Jul 24, 2008 in prattle | No Comments

We won’t be hearing imprecations any more. I mounted EvaSolo’s knife magnets above our landing bench and they’re Über cool.