Monthly Archives: November 2014

Two rows, double the fun

This is only the second time I’ve had to do a sole with two rows of stitching and I’ve been worrying about it since I took the order. But it’s done and it looks great!

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And in other news…

My heating unit stopped working a couple of weeks ago and then miraculously started working again on its own, coincidentally enough the same afternoon that we had an earthquake. Early Monday morning we had another and I arrived at my … Continue reading

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Inseaming/now I’m tired

I inseamed both of these boots today.

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I’ll Fly Away

I have to admit to feeling a bit of pride this morning. These weren’t easy. Here’s the pattern and the beginning of the inlay process. Teeny tiny letters are the bane of my existence. But, they’re done and the plane … Continue reading

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Cleaning

My file drawer was full and I finally went through my files and purged everyone who hasn’t ordered for over 8 years, or who had their feet measured “just in case they ever decide to order.” This sort of clean-up … Continue reading

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New boots

It’s late and I’m ready to go home, so this will be a simple photo essay of what I’ve done today.

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Now it really IS art

Look what I got in the mail today from an artist friend of mine! It’s a watercolor painting of one my boots!

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