May 31, 2011

{candy stripes!}

A glorious day in Minneapolis! I was off for the day and puttered around the house, sewed, took Lucy the hound for a walk and played […]
May 31, 2011

What’s in YOUR sewing basket? Memorial Day organizing project. With Ikea.

Greetings meerkats and happy day-after Memorial Day!! Mr. Bug and I were pookie housebears on our day off. I embarked on a small reorganization of my […]
May 29, 2011

{full circle and flowers}

This is a favorite skirt of mine! It’s wool and silk tweed with horsehair in the hem, so it’s super twirly! Mr. Bug and I headed […]
May 28, 2011

{I prefer a pencil}

This skirt is a sample I sewed up for a class. I really love pencil skirts! I think I might shorten this up a bit because […]
May 28, 2011

Weekly roundup and interweb favorites. And a blog-format QUESTION…

Good morning flying squirrels! Does all that extra skin make it hard to fly? Our basset hound has a lot of extra skin too, could you […]
May 27, 2011

{cherry soda!}

One of my favorite fabric finds of the year! Cherry corduroy! I finally headed back to work today and it was a little chilly. I am […]
May 27, 2011

Maxi Dress. Obsession, plotting, muslin #1.

Greetings semi-tame burros of Custer State Park. Next time, we’re bringing carrots. Your big scary teeth are getting way too close to our fingers. Now, will […]
May 26, 2011


A day off! I went on TWO walks with Lucy and did some other fun things. This is a super comfy outfit and I like it, […]
May 26, 2011
sewing schoole

Sewing School: Pattern companies, designers and other sources

Morning muskrats! There was no sewing completed at the house of the Snug Bug today, but I taught a class this evening and as I was […]
May 25, 2011

{feeling a little stevie nicks}

I felt a bit witchy-slash-stevie-nicks in this outfit. I normally don’t have so much matierial wafting around while I walk! It was fun, though – and […]