Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

Is it spring yet?  I feel like it’s been winter forever and it just won’t let up. After a brief tease of mild weather, Boomdee’s toes were left itching for flip-flop weather this week. Is it hard on your eyes? I think it’s called ‘snow blindness’.  Your welcome 😀  So, blah, blah, blah, cold. Yadda, […]

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I’m No Expert, Aloha !

You’d have to be a long time friend of Boomdeeadda to remember when I FIRST mentioned sewing this dress. Did you think it was never going to happen?  I was starting to have my doubts too.  I bought the pattern and material August of 2012 after falling for the lovely peach and aqua fabric.  A […]

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It’s Beginning to Smell A Lot Like Christmas

Can you imagine what Christmas smells like?  Is it the fragrance of a real tree, the sugar cookies baking in your oven , the irresistible smell of warm cinnamon or freshly fallen snow?  At this time of year, these things swirl in my head, when I walk through our perfectly decorated front door. Yankee has Holiday […]

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Measuring Up Is Easy

While I’m having a blast sewing a new dress, I thought I’d share a little sewing trick I used on a couple of projects back in July. I prefer to use snaps on garden furniture cushions, camper cushions or anything that requires frequent laundering. The Hawaiian Shirt pillows and Diva Pillow insert, both had snap closures. Snaps lay flatter […]

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