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Stitches & Press Update

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Hello, everyone! I’m excited to announce the new version of Stitches & Press.

Painted Fabric Bins

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The best DIYs are usually the simplest. Whether it is a fresh coat of paint or an updated design detail, it can make an overlooked item come back to life. Using masking tape and paint, I painted black stripes on fabric bins and I love the way they turned out....

Max at 10 Months

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These days it is hard to keep up with Max; he is in perpetual motion. He crawls around at 2 different speeds: leisure, when he is exploring a new space, and turbo, when he spots something he wants and thinks he can get to it before we notice. The turbo...

Max’s First Halloween

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I’ve been excited about Max’s first Halloween since I found out I was pregnant. Aaron and I have been brainstorming costume ideas for the last couple months, but ultimately settled on a Lion. Initially, we wanted to dress Max as an Ewok (from Star Wars) and envisioned draping a brown...

DIY Wine Bags

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I love the idea of adding a personal touch to any gift. Whether it is a handwritten note or beautiful wrapping, it can make an ordinary gift seem slightly more special. Here is one simple way I like to gift a bottle of wine.

Max at 9 months

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I’m not an overly sentimental person but I find myself spending a lot of time thinking about the last 9 months with Max. It feels like only yesterday that he was just a tiny, chubby bundle who would happily curl up on my chest. These days he’s just too active...

Half Bathroom Update

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Probably the best and worst parts of decorating your home is that you’re never really finished. That’s not to say that a room can’t feel complete and polished, but I usually end up having some vision of how something could look better. That being said, Aaron and I been focused...

Stitch Fix Review #5

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The mornings are chillier, the days are shorter and my 5th Stitch Fix box just arrived! Now that we are officially into fall, I asked my stylist to send some warm weather pieces. While I typically prefer monochromatic outfits, the zappo printed mixed material top is a refreshing change to...

Costume Ideas for Baby’s First Halloween

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/ 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7 / 8 / 9 If you know anything about me, it’s probably that I LOVE chubby babies dressed in animal costumes. And if I could have it my way, I’d dress Max up year round. The...

In Our World

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Have you ever wondered what your parents were like when you were born? There are some days I can barely even remember what Aaron and I did before Max, and he is only 8 months old! Inevitably there will be a day when he will look at us and say,...