Month: January 2016

Gray Lady Apron

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I have been wanting to make myself an apron for years. I was so excited when I was finally able to get around to making myself one!

I used a lovely gray patterned calico cotton fabric. My original intentions were to line the apron in the yellow binding seen in the picture. As you will see, things did not go that way.

 

I started off just diving in, thinking I knew exactly how it was going to turn out. I had an idea in my head and hey, its an apron! how hard can it be to make one? I have made Elizabethan and Tudor gowns for Pete sake! Read the rest of this entry »

Midas Touch

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This project came to me randomly. I was working on a different project spray painting away, and when I was done, I just wanted to keep spray painting. I have a can of gold spray paint that I am just in love with! My husband is lucky I haven’t Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Even Blink!

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Weeping Angels.

If you are a Whovian, those words strike fear into your heart and cause you to start holding your eyes open while quoting David Tennant.

My MOH and I have the tradition of the Christmas TARDIS. It is a TARDIS shoe box that contains small gifts that we send back and forth each Christmas. This year it was our turn to send the Christmas TARDIS to her. I wanted to do something fun and crafty so I made her a set of Weeping Angels.

I started with a few sacrificial Read the rest of this entry »