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playing catch-up after the best weekend ever

Words can’t really describe how utterly amazing this past weekend has been… That’s right! I spent last weekend with none other than Tasha of By Gum, By Golly! Tasha and I have been online friends for a year or so now, I can’t remember when the initial “click” was, but we’ve been thick as thieves […]

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have a good weekend!

First of all, I want to say a huge enormous thank you to everyone who voted for Lucky Lucille in the Craftsy Blogger Awards! We won! I am truly honored to have such devoted readers, and to be recognized by such an amazing company. I’m all smiles!! Congrats to all of the winners, runner ups, […]

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Home Sweet Sewing Room

Greetings from Upstate New York! So things have been a little crazy the past two months but we’re finally now starting to get back to normal again. Wil got offered a job from a really amazing web company where he can work from home, and after much debate we decided this would be the perfect […]

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Walks at Dusk

Lucille, William, and I like to go for walks at dusk when it’s nice and cool. And peaceful. We like to take our time, and Lucille likes to smell the flowers. I’m wearing a new skirt that I made last week out of some fabric that had been in my stash for a few years […]

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Completed: Lisette Continental Dress

I bought this dress pattern recently, but in the spirit of stash busting I told myself I wouldn’t buy new fabric to make it. (I did anyway but that’s not the point.) This fabric has been tucked away in my fabrics bin for quite some time, but I didn’t realize exactly how long until I […]

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In my spare time…

When I’m not wearing fancy dresses to work, I’m most definitely wearing sweat pants. I don’t really have a grey area of clothing. It’s either dresses or sweat pants. That’s it. But there’s a good reason why… Hiking! You can’t hike in a dress. Not very practically anyways, and I do a lot of hiking […]

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Today William (AKA Liam) and I took a little trip to the smallest capital city in all of the US. Montpelier. I’m a phonetic reader and also a newbie to the great state of Vermont, so every other time I try to pronounce my new capital’s name I totally butcher it. I’m pretty sure the locals […]

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