Author Archives: Rachel

Maternity!

So, I had to finally break down a buy new pants. I’m getting too big for my regular ones, and my MIL decided to take me out for some new clothes. I don’t super like the idea of buying clothes … Continue reading

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This stitch EMPTY

I haven’t been very good about stitching, even though I said I would be. I’ve still been very tired, and it’s the time of year where people are like “shit! It’s the end of the year and I haven’t done … Continue reading

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Getting back to stitching

So, if you’ve been following some of my other social media (shameless plug for my tumblr and instagram), you may have seen a post that looks like this: That’s right! We’re expecting a new little member of our team this … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: …And one for me!

Last blanket post, I promise…at least from last year! I mean….I had to. I LOVE blankets (and saving money, so our house is constantly cold), and we only had 3 (that I made…there are two other store-bought ones on my … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Music Lap Blanket

My brother’s in his own apartment this year (making last year’s gift obsolete lol), and I figured he could use a blanket, too. Unfortunately, I didn’t have enough of this awesome music fabric to make a big blanket (you know, … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Galaxy/Maritime Blanket

For the most part, I made blankets this year for people who didn’t get them last year. The exception was my mom, and the reason is because I found this perfect fabric: The galaxy sharks called to me, and I … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Horses!

Sometimes its difficult to shop for people who have been Adults™ your whole life. Like, you know they had lives and interests before you, and you know they have those things beyond you, especially if they’re Aunts and Uncles. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Fox Blanket

I was a bit aimless when I was shopping for patterns for my sister…and then I happened on two ADORABLE fox patterns, and fell in love: So cute. And I actually like the contrast on this one. The orange is … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Hogwarts Blanket

My very best friend and I have been into Harry Potter for as long as we can both remember. We went to see the movies as they came out, went to book releases, played on JK Rowling’s original website to … Continue reading

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Chrismakkah 2018: Pokémon

Last time I talked about my nieces on my side of the family, and this one is about my husband’s sister’s daughter. She’s 7 years old, and into Pokémon now. Originally, I was going to make something for her with … Continue reading

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