Chocolate cookie crust, dark chocolate baked filling, dark chocolate ganache, topped with chocolate flavoured whipped cream, and drizzled with chocolate ganache… Do I have your attention yet? This is only the second pie I have made – the first was … Continue reading
Yeah, so I skipped May and June and July are combined. My bad. If it counts, I’m making up the rules here, so in May I made a dress, and well, that’s even more than a top; so it counts. … Continue reading
(I’m currently in the midst of crazy amounts of unit planning and gathering resources for my (new!) class, which is very exciting, but crafting and baking is suffering… Luckily, I found these in my photo album, and realised I never … Continue reading
in the form of a pen. See this little guy – Pilot’s erasable pen? He made the last dress I made a lot easier. I don’t quite remember where I heard about this little tip from, but it’s just so clever … Continue reading
Yes, I want the wardrobe of a Disney character… And maybe not the first one you’d think of… And it’s not a Disney princess, as much as I do like them, and would love all of their dresses! The other … Continue reading
I’ve been thinking over the past few days that when it comes to baking, crafting and just general life, there are a few things I stick by. I don’t write much about myself, so here I am – the good, … Continue reading
I’ve been busy, busy, busy! Unfortunately, not on anything crafty or creative.
Despite how busy I am, I manage to find time for Pinterest. I think it’s what I love about it so much. A few minutes here and there, and I feel like I’ve achieved something! We all know really, I haven’t. However, I was looking over my ‘Wearing’ board the other day, and noticed certain colours and styles keep reappearing. It’s another thing I love about Pinterest. I think a quick glimpse of it quickly captures my style. I wonder if it’s the same for you.
Follow through to my Pinterest to see credit for original pictures. :) I’m quite pedantic, so they will hopefully link back to their source.
A Fashionable Stitch has just started up a ‘sewalong.’ I can’t say I’ve ever been a part of one, but I love the pattern she is using. In fact, I started drafting up my own, quite similar to Simplicity 1880, … Continue reading
The ‘Maria’ Dress: Constructing Pattern: Simplicity 2444 Material: On sale? I should really take better notice of them when I buy them. I think the blue is a broadcloth, and the floral print is a poplin/cotton. Both were $4/metre. Amount … Continue reading