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This little vest pattern is perfect for a special occasion or just dress up!  Our kids love dressing up. Whether for play or for church. I have used this pattern in lots of different ways. One year I made everyone adventurer vests for Easter. They love them- even my pre-teen! They will all put on […]

Sewing a Children’s Vest | Simple Vest Tutorial

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making a boys vest

Silhouettes have a timeless appeal, capturing the essence of a moment in a striking and artistic way. Let me show you how you can create a beautiful silhouette from an average phone photo in less than 10 minutes using Canva! Taking the photo I knew that I wanted side profile portraits of my kids. I’ve […]

How to Create a Classic Silhouette from a Regular Photo.

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front view of silhouettes

Sharing all my favorite workwear style shirts and my personal review! Work shirts: A Necessary Addition to your Closet My clothing HAS to be tough. When living and working on a farm (in Southeastern Minnesota!) having specific and reliable workwear shirts is a necessity. When spending full days outside its much more efficient and comfortable […]

My Favorite Workwear Shirts | A Flannel Review

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wearing bibs and a flannel


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