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You know what I mean.  I don’t know about you, but I dreaded the “oh my mom hemmed my jeans” look like it was the plague.  Funny story about jeans, actually.  Back when the trend was going from tapered to wide leg and flare jeans, I decided it would be a good idea to cut my […]


polka dots & modern trapunto

by kacia on 10 Apr ’14

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It might be sort of obvious, but I love pushing myself creatively.  It might also be sort of obvious if you have ever been in my home, that I often move on to the next challenge mentally….before finishing the project at hand.   Whoops.  Thankfully I have a very patient husband.  I’ve realized that I […]

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quick & easy duvet cover

by kacia on 2 Apr ’14 · 1 comment

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I don’t know about you, but I use a down comforter year round.  I may kick it off throughout the night in the summer, but I just love how comfortable they make a bed feel.   Harlow has a twin size comforter on her big-girl bed, and I’ve been itching to get a cover for […]

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Burp rags. Spit up cloths. Whatever you want to call them, they are one baby necessity that surely no one will deny. You need them.  Regardless of whether your baby has the ability to aim and hit items across the room or just drool and drool, the fact is, you need burp rags. Another fact. […]

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I am ridiculously picky about the length of certain clothing items.  Shirts can’t be too long, but they need to hit at a just-above-hip length, depending on the style, of course. I think it’s probably safe to say we all have specific lengths and fits that make us say, “yes! This one is perfect.” When it comes […]