"Live your life, do your work, then take your hat." ~ Henry David Thoreau

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Welcome to The Tangled Noggin . I am Kim Savage designer/fiber artist/seamstress. My life is crochet, knit, sewing, designing + caring for family and friends...all things I love.

Saturday, February 12, 2011

inspiration + new projects ideas!!

My friend Kristin {a crafty girl herself} has a crafty mom that has totally inspired me!! She made, knitted by hand, for her granddaughters, dolls that might just be the cutest darn things I have seen! ... and since we are having baby girl I decided to try my hat at making rag dolls, so I looked up a few tutorials online and my mom picked me up a couple lil' books I just love!! I looked through the books and tutorials and taught myself how to make rag dolls!! LOVE them {pics coming next week}!! I am stuffing them as I type I was just so excited that I had to give kudos to Kristin + her mom for the inspiration!! Crafty friends inspire one another!

Introducing Dolly ... drum roll please

After some fun mistakes and tweeking I finally figured out how to put her all together. Now time to figure out how to make clothes for her and make some playmates... maybe Teddy {a little boy}?

Saturday, February 5, 2011

Hiatus coming to an end...

For the last few months {I can't believe it has been months!} I have been preoccupied with all things baby girl... with the room finished {phew} and goodies bought {phew, phew} I can now bust out the sewing machine and start developing some new ideas and fun things! I have a few really fun thoughts that need a little nurturing but I will be posting more info soon and putting up in a new Etsy store along with a couple other lil' boutiques!! stay tuned family, friends and fans the next chapter of Dabble is beginning!! PS here is a sneak peek at the baby girl nursery done on a dime!

soon to come handmade dollies, baby bonnets, smocked dresses oh my I have list that is growing!!...