Fun with resin.

Let’s try this again. 🙂 Earlier I wrote a post, and then closed everything, without saving. So, let’s try this again, shall we. I’ve been playing with resin lately, among other things.   I talked about my first bracelet, here.  I made another one, using the same gelatin mold. Something happened, because this second one …

Mod Podge Bracelet

The is my first Mod Podge bracelet. I used napkins from the dollar store.             A wood blank bangle, that I bought from Amazon. I got the medium. They are a bit snug, sliding over my knuckles, but I like the way fit my wrist/arm.             …

Being lazy.

Being Lazy. My Facebook page just reminded me that I hadn’t posted in a while. Sad, but true. It’s not because I have been too busy, just that I have been to lazy to write anything. The other thing I have been lazy about is drafting out the pants pattern from F4, for my granddaughter. …

From vintage slip to retro knickers.

On a recent trip to Value Village,  I came across two great vintage pieces.                         A Val Mode peignoir robe and a Van Raalte slip. The robe will be part of my costume for next Halloween. We are recreating scenes from Young Frankenstein.  My hubby will be …

New dress.

I have lots of new fabric, enough to make 4 or 5 new dresses, plus a couple of skirts. The problem is, I don’t know if I should make my usual: Vogue 8789 or try a new pattern. I currently have 12 versions of v8789. Here are 8 versions of the pattern.         …