Essie Ruth
  • my oma’s sampler

    my oma turned 80 today. we had a birthday party this week, and all the family gathered to celebrate our matriarch.i brought some hand-sewing…

  • garlands

    there are a lot of crafters making really beautiful fabric garlands these days. some are incredibly elaborate, with hand embroidery, lace, and buttons incorporated,…

  • grief

    my friend a says that it’s ok to grieve things as much as you grieve people.i’m grieving my magnificent teacup collection. we had a leak in…