{Dallas Flea}

With the Christmas season approaching, I’ve been on the hunt for some creative and fun gifts for my friends and family.
Goals?  Avoid corny craft fairs and bad garage sales.

When I stumbled upon an ad for {Dallas Flea} a few months back but wasn’t able to attend the spring show, I knew I’d have to make it in November just in time for the holidays! I packed my ever-adorable and talented {bestie} and we headed down to South Lamar for some fun times and local products!

The morning began with a latte and a to-die-for kolache at {Opening Bell}… IMG_1429 Continue reading

{Betsy’s Quilt Garden}

I’ve been blessed to grow up in an extremely creative family.  My extended family includes but is not limited to: authors, artists, quilters, photographers, seamstresses, designers, sound/production engineers, and musicians.

My mother is no exception.  Throughout my childhood she created Halloween costumes that out-shined my peers’ polyester alternatives, winter coats that rivaled American Girl dolls, alterations to feed my teenage, clothes obsessed but on-a-budget shopping sprees, a custom made quilt for my freshman-year dorm, and even my wedding dress. Continue reading