Thrift at Home
A Record of What I Make
Saturday, April 29, 2023
My Very Strong Body
This morning, I ran, almost literally ran, a 5k. I walked a little on the hills and I also wanted to stay with Genevieve. Phoebe started ou...
Monday, April 3, 2023
A Long-Suffering Beret and a Wild Hat
I had this silvery-green wool yarn from a local shop, so not cheap. I knitted a beret. The band was much too loose, so I carefully handsewed...
Thursday, March 16, 2023
When the Dog Bites. . .
I was at my friend's house recently when she needed help in a hard time and I came across a potholder in her kitchen drawer that I had ...
Monday, March 6, 2023
Two Patchwork Pillows
I have been sitting in my bed more this winter - drinking tea, reading, journaling, you know, cozy things. In the past my whole house was a ...
Saturday, December 24, 2022
Low-waste Tee Shirt Rug
It is Christmas Eve, and the wind chill is -2°. I haven't written a post for months, as I become more middle-aged with all the internal ...
Thursday, September 15, 2022
The Vegetable Dress
This dress turned out so differently from my vision. I'm still not sure I like it or will keep it. . . my vision was for a summer dress ...
Monday, June 20, 2022
I cranked out a swishy yellow nightie for the growing girl. The flowers are just so pretty on this vintage fabric from my stash. I used a...
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