My First Craft Swap!

I've wanted to do a Phat Quarter swap for years but always managed to miss the sign up. So when I saw the reminder on Mr. X Stitch, I was determined not to miss this time. And I couldn't have been more thrilled when I saw the theme was "Blinded by Science." It took me forever to decide on a design, there were just too many possibilities. I kept coming back to doing the solar system on black fabric. Josh made the pattern for me and he tried to make the planets as accurate size-wise as possible. I haven't received my swap piece yet, but I can't wait to see it! ... Read More


The past two years we've gone to the Christmas Renegade Craft Fair. The first year there was a vendor selling awesome plushes and we got Evie one. I had long since forgotten who the vendor was, so imagine my surprise when I saw plushes and kits being sold on Fab a few weeks ago. The shop's name is MrSogs and they have an Etsy store where you can buy the completed plushes at the kits too. I bought a kit and I eagerly added it to my extensive list of crafts I want to complete. ... Read More