Greetings! I know it has been awhile but it took some bribing to get someone to take pictures for me. Hopefully I will catch up in blogging all my creations I have done in the past months. So I am starting off with my Peacock Feather Odette dress by Bluegingerdoll Patterns. I received this pattern… Continue reading Peacock Feather Odette Dress
Last month my dear grandson came to me with a project—he wanted me to make him a white suit for his “prom” and graduation from elementary school. Unfortunately I couldn’t do it because I was in the process of getting my apartment painted and really didn’t have the time to do a whole suit. However,… Continue reading Grandson’s Style
I know it has been awhile since the last time I have written about my sewing escapades. Oh I have been sewing….just not writing about the adventures or taking pictures. That has been my problem—getting my son or someone to take decent pictures and sitting down long enough to write about them. Well, we shall… Continue reading Lana or Lani?
There was a tracking of an unknown animal on its way to the city from Canada a couple of weeks ago. At the same time some strange animals were trekking their way to Canada. Last week the strange animals were sighted and received by funnygrrll anxiously and happily despite going through customs. Meanwhile the unknown animal… Continue reading A Leopard Lurks in the City
I recently joined The Monthly Stitch, an international group of sewists who take on a different challenge each month as a sew along. And this month it is Denim Never Dies. I was quite happy with that challenge as I wanted to make a denim dress for work ,even though we are not suppose to… Continue reading I Love Denim
Today is my annibirthsary. I am a year older and Mr. and I have been married for 34 years… Sassier, calmer, have a different perspective on people and life, just enjoying me.. Unfortunately Mr. had to work a double shift today. But he will make it up tomorrow. I enjoyed it relaxing and I had… Continue reading The Sassy Side of Veti
Okay, I didn’t quite achieved the short term goal but I did get back to sewing. In the five months which I started back sewing (August to December), I was able to use 17.25 yards of fabric, making outfits for my granddaughter and me. That’s a good thing. Unfortunately I didn’t take pictures of all… Continue reading Start Afresh