#SewThrifted2017 Q&A {sharing the ins-and-outs of the whys-and-hows}

The blog title makes sense to me and that's all that matters. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Hello, all my thrifty sewing friends! I'm kicking off the #SewThrifted2017 "challenge" with a little Q&A about sewing with thrifted and vintage materials! Q: What's the difference between the two? A: One is previously owned items like clothing and linens - usually purchased … Continue reading #SewThrifted2017 Q&A {sharing the ins-and-outs of the whys-and-hows}

Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #22}

“But frost, like the crystallized dreams of autumn, began to coat the clearing with its sugar glaze.” ― Victoria Steele Logue, Redemption Things are starting to feel extra wintry over here! With frosty cold mornings, the smell of wood burning fireplaces at night and the softest blanket of snow covering the mountain tops. Is it just me or … Continue reading Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #22}

Five things friday: link-up #21 {handmade halloween edition – taking the cost out of costumes}

“It was November--the month of crimson sunsets, parting birds, deep, sad hymns of the sea, passionate wind-songs in the pines. Anne roamed through the pineland alleys in the park and, as she said, let that great sweeping wind blow the fogs out of her soul.” ― L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables   Hellooo, November! Leaves are … Continue reading Five things friday: link-up #21 {handmade halloween edition – taking the cost out of costumes}

Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #20}

Gypsy Moon Quilt Co - Five Things Friday

“The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.”― W.B. Yeats Rain on rain on rain, plump pumpkins, long overdue visits with best friends and exploring just a handful of the many hidden wonders of our beautiful city... this was another perfect week with so many things to be happy about! … Continue reading Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #20}

Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #19}

Gypsy Moon Quilt Co - Five Things Friday

“For as long as she could remember, she had thought that autumn air went well with books, that the two both somehow belonged with blankets, comfortable armchairs, and big cups of coffee or tea.” ― Katarina Bivald, The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend Wishing you a beautiful week and a very happy Five Things Friday! Here are this … Continue reading Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #19}

Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #18}

Gypsy Moon Quilt Co - Five Things Friday

“There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.” —Bram Stroker, Dracula Rainy nature walks, hidden neighborhood treasures and a little bit of magic. Fall is in full swing here, Halloween is just around the corner and there are so many wonderful things to … Continue reading Five things to be happy about {five things friday: link-up #18}

Wicked stitches: werewolves and witches {handmade halloween}

Handmade Halloween - DIY Costumes - Gypsy Moon Quilt Co.

October is finally here, which means one thing - and no, I'm not talking about Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Well, alright... so two things. But mostly, I'm talking about...  Halloween costumes!! This is hands down, my most favorite time of year. I love the crisp coolness in the air, the beautiful fiery colors of fall and most of all, the creative … Continue reading Wicked stitches: werewolves and witches {handmade halloween}