• Iron Craft 2016

  • January MKAL

  • Iron Craft Challenge #1 – Paper Cut Map

    Our first challenge for the second year of Iron Craft was to make something with paper. I channeled my inner Dr. Russ and did a paper cut map of the city of Amsterdam. We recently had the bathrooms r...
    Jan 17, 2012 23 Comments

  • Quilt of the Day – Ruby Quilt

    It’s been so grey and brown here in Minnesota with this weird snowless winter that I’m craving some color. This Ruby quilt top from Flickr user Addieh really caught my eye. I love the col...
    Jan 16, 2012 1 Comment

  • Weekend Eye Candy

    New year’s resolution #236: Work on secret superhero persona… I need one of these Zsa Masks from Smaller in an adult size. And perhaps a pair of winged shoes to help me fly where help i...
    Jan 14, 2012 2 Comments

  • Project Project Runway Challenge #2 – A Night at the Opera

    Challenge – A Night at the Opera This week is all about high-end glamour. It’s time to show us a show-stopping ball gown for a high-society event. The look needs to be classic, elegant, but st...
    Jan 13, 2012 1 Comment

  • Project Project Runway Challenge #1 Runway.

    Challenge – Fashion Cents – Create a look using items for the dollar store. Oh, how we love the unconventional challenge here at Project Project Runway. It really brings out the creative j...
    Jan 12, 2012 No Comments

  • PPR AS Challenge #1 House of Cornish

    I am so proud to be invited to compete in the All Star Challenge! (eyes fluttering) Our first challenge sent us straight to the world of unconventional materials at a local .99 cent store.  I found a...
    Jan 12, 2012 3 Comments

  • PPR Challenge #1 – Kat’s Design

    Challenge – Fashion Cents Challenge – Create a look using items from the 99 Cent Store. There was a bit of struggle in the workroom this week, but in the end I was really happy with how my...
    Jan 12, 2012 5 Comments

  • Great Designers Think Alike*

    This morning as I was mall walking at the Mall of America (don’t tease, it’s more fun than walking on a treadmill), I was stopped by a dress in the window of the Michael Kors store. Wow, d...
    Jan 11, 2012 7 Comments

  • Susi in the Workroom

    I have been out of the country for SO long now, that I dove into the challenge with two feet, happy to be back to our projects and your company! The first order of business was to watch the episode. I...
    Jan 11, 2012 No Comments

  • Designing Your Own Colorwork Mittens

    I’ve been batting around a couple idea for colorwork designs for mittens. As I sat down today to draw them up, I thought perhaps some of you might be interested in knowing how to do this too. So...
    Jan 11, 2012 15 Comments