Crafting, Projects

The Best Homemade Snowflake Starch

“I’m dreaming of a white Christmas” Key word: dreaming. The reality is more like a warm Christmas, with the current forecast being 70 degrees on the 25th. Welcome to winter in the south. This month has been bonkers weather wise and it looks making lace snowflakes is the only way we’re getting snow for Christmas.… Continue reading The Best Homemade Snowflake Starch

Finished Projects, Projects, Sewing

Making Christine’s Dressing Gown For Under $10

"No, what I love best", Lotte said "Is when I'm asleep in my bed, and the Angel of Music sings songs in my head" Christine Daae, Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of The Opera Cue the organ overture and chandelier crash. I've loved the costumes from The Phantom of The Opera ever since I saw… Continue reading Making Christine’s Dressing Gown For Under $10

Blogging, Projects

My Own Personal Flurry!

This morning we had our first and probably only snowfall of the year and so, as I sit here watching the snowfall and listening to Vivaldi's Winter Concertos (from The Four Seasons) and the Frozen soundtrack on repeat, I thought that now would be an apt time to share the non melt-able snowflake flurry I… Continue reading My Own Personal Flurry!


It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year

Winter comes a close second and is my favorite candy holiday, but Fall is my favorite season by far. Every year when Fall finally decides to stop over in the South, I feel energized and productive. Which is great, since Fall is the start of my busiest time. There are just so many things to… Continue reading It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year