Hello Freinds, Its time for the last part of my Missouri prequel adventures, I hope you enjoy the post( and this one actually has pictures!!!) At 2:30 in the morning 3 alarms went off in succession, I groggily flipped over and sat up, simultaneously smashing the snooze button. We threw on some clothes, grabbed the … More Part 5: My Trial Week
Hello friends, Today you get to enjoy a post of photos and a fun video (its not a boring tutorial, yay!) You all get to finally see my Civil War outfit! To be honest I started making this thing back in October, (remember there are lots of parts to a historical outfit,( chemise, drawers, petticoat, … More Outfit Spotlight; Civil War Dress
Hello Friends, Here is the fourth installment of my Missouri story!! There should only be one more explaining the history! (soon I will be out and living in the ‘show me state’) The visit had been so splendid that on the way home I called my sisters to see if they wanted to join me … More Part 4: A Place to Stay
Hello Friends, This past Saturday (the 17th!!) was a wonderful party! One of my friends, Annie, had a birthday in April as well, so we decided to make a combined celebration out of it! The Birthday girls!!! It was so much fun just to take time to meet up with friends and make totally awesome … More The Best Birthday Yet!!
Hello Friends, I hope you enjoy another poem this week. I apologize in not posting last week but my life has been a whirlwind of activities. I am hoping to post more about them as the week progresses! but for now…. This is a poem I wrote for my grandmothers funeral. She passed a day … More Gone but not Forgotten
A thousand questions swirl in my mind,
As I ponder on times ahead and behind.
I see the past and future unfurled,
The one so clear, the other still blurred. … More Past and Future (a poem)
Hey Friends, I love shopping at second hand stores, and while I realize they may not be for everyone, you can still find some awesome treasures hiding out! This week you can watch my thrifting adventure, the clothes we bought. And finally, at the end, some of the outfits I created with them and some … More Go Thrifting with me! #Vintageafy
Hello Freinds, Here is the 3rd part in my Missouri move series! If you remember last time, I left you hanging as I waited for my Dad to return from a hiking trip to tell him about the idea. Hope you enjoy! My Dad returned home a few days later. The next morning, he came … More Part 3:The First Meeting
Hello Freinds, You all know that I have a unusual fascination and love for vintage fashion, and I have for over a year made a some outfits and shared some of them with you!! But I haven’t ever made the big decision or commitment to make all of my clothes and thus my entire wardrobe … More Time to make my entire wardrobe vintage; #vintageafy!
Hey Friends, Have you ever really wanted to make a bonnet or any hat for that matter? Maybe the idea just kind of scares you and it seems like you need a degree before tackling the project. Well, actually, it doesn’t have to be frightening at all, in fact when of the best ways to … More Refashioning a Civil War Bonnet From a Old Hat