Bluepool Road

This shop has some really simple but nice stationery sets.


Stitch Magazine

I just ordered Stitch Magazine. I can't wait to make this
skirt by wiksten-made.
Working on things

I have some new sewing projects in the works. Hopefully I can post them soon.


New Items In My Shop

I made some more lavender sachets this weekend.



Some seriously stunning work over at Sete Dias.



Their shop has some really beautiful textile designs.


Happy St Patricks Day!

Irish Soda Bread
5 cups sifted all-purpose unbleached flour
3/4 cup sugar

2 teaspoons baking powder
1 1/2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 pound (1 stick) butter
2 1/2 cups mixed light and dark raisins

3 tablespoons caraway seeds
2 1/2 cups buttermilk
1 large egg, slightly beaten

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Generously butter 2 (9 by 5-inch) bread pans. Stir together the sift
ed flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, and baking soda. Cut in the butter and mix very thoroughly with your hands until it gets grainy. Stir in raisins and caraway seeds. Add the buttermilk and egg to the flour mixture. Stir until well moistened. Shape dough into 2 loaves and place in the pans. Bake for 1 hour. Test with a toothpick for doneness. Cool in the pans for 3 to 5 minutes. Transfer to a wire rack to cool.


Back from a nice weekend in the Catskills

I'm ready for some color. Spring in 4 days!


Etsy finds of the week

clockwise: trapped by Jen McCleary
swingset by feaverish
Candle Holders by thelogbasket
dress by sarahseven
A New(ish) Blog

Martha Stewart has a new craft blog, The Craft dept.


Tycho Music

I bought this poster a long time ago and finally hung it up.


These are really beautiful. A print by knitalatte.


Only 15 more days til Spring!

Photo by Aino Sal


Built By Wendy is having a three day sample sale starting today.
Snowed In

Pictures taken at Fort Greene Park.


A New Purchase

I couldn't help myself. You can find all handmade clothing at Lamixx.