January 22, 2015

Something New: Oslo Cardigan

The Oslo, a great cardigan from Seamwork Magazine | The Inspired Wren

I tried something new this month! Two new things! First, I used my brand new, Christmas-present, Brother 1034d Serger! Then I used it to sew a seriously drape-y sweater knit! A sweater knit! Yes, this deserves all these exclamation points! These are exciting times!

January 20, 2015

The Project Run & Play Bubble

The January Challenge for Project Run & Play 2015: Flannel and knit tee-shirt dress with infinity scarf | The Inspired Wren

[Runs in, throws arms up in the air...] WAIT! I'm here! Don't let January slip away yet! My small Holiday blogging break that I hoped would be barely noticeable kinda grew into a large, obvious break thanks to inertia: a body in motion stays in motion, and this body at rest will definitely STAY at rest unless external forces act upon it. As always the best external force to push me into action is a good challenge. I present to you: Project Run & Play, January

January 6, 2015

Year in Review, 2014

2014 Year in Review on The Inspired Wren
The top five posts for 2014: Lined Canvas Tote, Prop-Up Tablet Case, Simple Mesh Bag, Tissue Pack Cover, and Three-Ten Tote

Happy Anniversary! The Inspired Wren is officially one year-old this week. And it's been an amazing year. Let's take a quick look back...