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daisyeyes handmade · 3d ago

Tutorial: Thank You Teacher Gift

It’s hard to believe it, but the end of the school year is quickly advancing and it’s time to start thinking about thank you gifts for teachers. I came up with this quick little project that...
daisyeyes handmade · 4W ago

Reading: March 2017

One of my goals this year is to journal more regularly regarding what I’ve been reading. Here are my notes from March. Currently Dark Matter by Blake Crouch I’m not a huge science fiction fa...
daisyeyes handmade · 1M ago

Pattern Review: Cheyenne Tunic

This shirt was such a long time making. The biggest hiccup in the whole process was the loss of my sewing machine for a month due to it being in service. I finally rescued it and with great ...
daisyeyes handmade · 1M ago

Book Review: on fear and waiting

On first glance you might not think these books have much in common. I didn’t plan on reading them at the same time and while I was reading them the connection between the two didn’t really ...
daisyeyes handmade · 1M ago

Reading: February 2017

One of my goals this year is to journal more regularly regarding what I’ve been reading. Here are my notes from February. Currently The Nightingale by K. Hannah I have heard this book talked...
daisyeyes handmade · 2M ago

Pattern Review: Syrah Maxi Skirt

My main sewing machine has been in the shop for going on three weeks so I haven’t even tried to finish the Cheyenne Tunic I was working on. I had a couple of knit projects laying around so I...
daisyeyes handmade · 2M ago

Reading: January 2017

One of my goals this year is to journal more regularly regarding what I’ve been reading. Here are my notes from January. Currently Emma I’m trying desperately to finish Emma. I love Emma and...
daisyeyes handmade · 2M ago

Embroidery: Helen Keller Pattern

Introducing the new and updated Helen Keller pattern. I’ve loved this quote for so long and last year I drafted up a pattern that wasn’t quite what I was hoping for. After some good Adobe Il...
daisyeyes handmade · 2M ago

Embroidery: Latest Projects

This was my to-be embroidered stack a few days ago. Thankfully I’ve finished most of the hoops in this stack and I’m back to working on my original 2 projects before everything sort of explo...
daisyeyes handmade · 3M ago

Learning: Letting Go

One of my biggest struggles when I scroll through Instagram are all the lovely photos of what appears to be student led/interest led learning. There are days that I struggle because I know t...