Graphic Design Projects

    Hey everyone! Yes, I’m still alive. A big reason for the silence around here this last month or so is that the Fall semester is in full swing and I am back in school full-time. I know I sound like a nerd but I’m so excited about my[Read more]

My Ava Jacket in Sewing World Magazine!

    A few months ago, Kerry of Very Kerry Berry contacted me about featuring my BlueGingerDoll Ava Jacket in an article she was writing for Sewing World Magazine. I’m excited to say that the September issue is out so check it out if you get a chance. Thank you[Read more]

Wedding Project: Our Cake Topper

Hi Everyone, I hope you’re not getting sick of hearing about our wedding yet! If you are, I’m sorry, because I have lots more to post about! Today I wanted to share the cake topper we made. This was really a joint effort between Phillip and I, although in all[Read more]

Wedding Projects: My Me-Made Wedding Dress!

  Hi everybody! I am so, so excited to finally share my wedding dress with you guys! I’ve been waiting to get back our professional wedding pictures so I could really do it justice (trust me, my mirror selfies were not very share-worthy). I had intentions of blogging my progress,[Read more]

My Top 10 Favorite Podcasts to Sew By

    Ok, this is a bit of a departure for a sewing and vintage blog, but lately I’ve been really into podcasts. I especially like to listen to them when I sew (see, it is relevant!). They’re a little more engaging than just listening to music, but I can[Read more]

Say Hello to Mint Green Sewing Machine!

  Hi guys! I’m here with an important message! As you probably have figured out by now, Scavenger Hunt has a new name and a new home. Say hello to Mint Green Sewing Machine!   Ok, what happened was I stupidly let my domain registration expire. It all happened right[Read more]

Sewing Project: Aster Blouse

  Well, it’s June! I kinda can’t believe this month has finally arrived, since I’ve been thinking about it for over a year and a half as we plan our wedding. As you might assume, most of my spare time has been taken up by wedding projects (which I outlined[Read more]

Wedding Projects: Groom’s Vest (Simplicity 2346)

Last week I shared my list of projects I’m working on for our wedding next month. I’m happy to report I’ve finished another one and to share some pictures with you (I’ll make sure to share some great photos of him actually wearing it after the wedding). I decided I[Read more]

My Wedding Project Checklist

    For those of you who didn’t know, I’m getting married this June (in about 2 months!). We got engaged in December of 2013 and while I’ve been collecting things here and there, I hadn’t really gotten into full-on wedding prep mode until 2015 finally arrived, but believe me,[Read more]

Some Back-to-School Sewing

    I was finally able to take classes full-time this semester, which has been something I’ve been working towards for the last year and a half. I decided to make myself some new school accessories to start the year off right! My first project was a new book bag[Read more]