2018 Make Nine · creativity · sewing

Sewing the Bonn Shirt

I've been thinking about sewing a button-down shirt for a while now, and had put the Cheyenne Tunic on my 2018 Make Nine list.Β Then Allie of Indie Sew was wearing an awesome Bonn Shirt in an Instagram story in January, and I liked it so much that I messaged her to ask which pattern it… Continue reading Sewing the Bonn Shirt

2018 Make Nine · sewing

Sewing the Driftless Cardigan

This cardigan from Grainline Studio makes number three for my 2018 Make Nine challenge. And I really feel this is the best project yet! Seriously, I wore it for a whole week without having finished the neck band and pocket chains, I was so eager to put it on. I finished it a few weeks… Continue reading Sewing the Driftless Cardigan

food and garden · home life · sewing

Feels Like Summer (and a Crafting Roadblock)

It's been feeling really summery this past week. Christopher's sister came for a visit and we went for an evening swim at Westwood Lake. We've been putting in more of the garden, tomatoes and squash, and all our beans are coming up! It's so thrilling to see that first pushing up of the soil and… Continue reading Feels Like Summer (and a Crafting Roadblock)