New semester, New office decor

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In the academic world, it seems like everyone has multiple offices. Even as a grad student, I have two. Two offices to read books in. Two offices to run analyses in. Two offices to write papers in. Two offices to decorate!

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Black and White Polka Dotted Jenna Cardi

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This is my first make for myself in 2016! I’ve made a few cardigans before (see here, here, and here), but this one is a different style. The Jenna Cardi is a nice complement to the Julia Cardigan already in my pattern. My two Julia cardigans are more casual and flowy,  whereas this style is more traditional. I tend to wear the Jenna cardigans with jeans and pants, but I thought this cardigan would be more appropriate for dresses and higher-waisted skirts, which I tend to wear more often. Continue reading

Baby color book

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This project was 100% inspired by Pinterest.  I was browsing one day, probably procrastinating studying for finals, and came across an adorable soft color book that someone had made for their baby. Fortunately, the picture was linked to a blog, and I was able to make one of my own to give to my 6-month old niece for Christmas.

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