Sewing a #Pussyhat

Sewing a #Pussyhat

  In solidarity with the Women’s March on January 21st and to wear to the march in Oakland, I sewed a pair of pussyhats for me and my husband. I loved how super simple the pattern is and how effective the cat ears are when the hat is on snugly. The pattern...
Quick Tip: Vacuum Bags for Fabric Storage

Quick Tip: Vacuum Bags for Fabric Storage

When I recently made my Squirrel Tail Chalk Bag, I was reminded of a quick organizational tip I implemented several weeks ago. The convenience of having all my fabric and scraps in one place and clean was so nice, I had to share. Store your fabric in vacuum spacesaver...
Sewing a Squirrel Tail Chalk Bag

Sewing a Squirrel Tail Chalk Bag

My new climbing hobby means that I need a chalk bag. As one of the few ways to differentiate your climbing gear, a chalk bag can be a nice personal touch to your climbing gear. Naturally I decided to make one, and in honor of Squirrel Brain, I sewed a bag in a...
Weekend Project: Spare Shirt Pillows

Weekend Project: Spare Shirt Pillows

It’s not quite spring yet, but it’s so warm in the Bay Area that it feels like time for a little spring cleaning anyways. So why not turn some of your shirts that are unfit for humans to wear into fun pillows? The amount of time you will need varies based...