Tag: sewing

How to sew a table runner

How to sew a table runner

One night a few weeks ago, in the midst of preparing school concerts, I decided that I needed to do something, anything, unrelated to music. I love music. It’s kinda my life and all. But I just needed an escape from beginner-violin-meets-beginner-trombone. You know what I mean? 

Craftvent Calendar #4: A simple Nordic tree skirt

Craftvent Calendar #4: A simple Nordic tree skirt

Merry Christmas! I hope that this post finds you enjoying a beautiful day with friends and family. Inspired by my most recent sewing project, I decided that THIS was the year to finally make myself a beautiful tree skirt. Now, anyone who knows me, knows 

My “Outlandish” Halloween | Claire Fraser Costume

My “Outlandish” Halloween | Claire Fraser Costume

Let me preface this post with a story which I think encapsulates the entire project. Last Monday, I asked one of my students what they planned to be for Hallowen. “A nerd,” they replied happily, “what about you?” I thought for a moment… How to