Posted in June 2013

Block 133: June 30, 2013

  I couldn’t sleep last night, but for good reasons: I kept piecing out ways to work on these last three outfits I have to make for The Tempest. Date: June 30, 2013 Crane: 133 Days Spent on Project: 133 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Jennifer F. (Not … Continue reading

Block 132: June 29, 2013

  Saturday! I get to start sewing three corsets for The Tempest today. I’ve cancelled all my plans, so here we go! Date: June 29, 2013 Crane: 132 Days Spent on Project: 132 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Sarah H. When Brigid was the President of Kenyon’s student … Continue reading

Block 131: June 28, 2013

  Another day in. Another day out. Date: June 28, 2013 Crane: 131 Days Spent on Project: 131 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Hannah L. Hannah was Rowan’s (yesterday’s Crane) roommate in that first year hall at Kenyon. She had a twin, which was kinda awesome. She was … Continue reading

Block 130: June 27, 2013

  And the sun came out this morning. The world is still turning. Life goes on. Date: June 27, 2013 Crane: 130 Days Spent on Project: 130 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Rowan W. Rowan lived around the hall from me that first year at Kenyon, and she … Continue reading

Block 129: June 26, 2013

  Well, today was a historic day, wasn’t it? Date: June 26, 2013 Crane: 129 Days Spent on Project: 129 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Today, it seems appropriate to dedicate this Crane to Gil R. Of all the friends I made at Kenyon, Gil was probably my … Continue reading

Block 128: June 25, 2013

  And… the day is done. 6:15pm… and I’m pooped. Date: June 25, 2013 Crane: 128 Days Spent on Project: 128 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Brigid S. Brigid, even though she has moved to the west coast, married, and had two children, remains someone that I try … Continue reading

Block 127: June 24, 2013

This morning, all before 9am, I’ve finished sewing one corset mock-up, grommeted THREE corsets, taken a dog walk, and then sewn this Crane. I’d say I feel victorious, but I’m actually in quite a mood. Date: June 24, 2013 Crane: 127 Days Spent on Project: 127 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have … Continue reading

Block 126: June 23, 2013

  Sunday! It looks like we survived the weekend! Date: June 23, 2013 Crane: 126 Days Spent on Project: 126 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Pat S. He was Adam M’s roommate our first year at Kenyon. From Pat, I found a newfound appreciation for Dawson’s Creek, Veggie … Continue reading

Block 125: June 22, 2013

  Date: June 22, 2013 Crane: 125 Days Spent on Project: 125 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Neala K. She was Michelle’s roommate. They didn’t know each other before college, obviously as Michelle was coming from another country and Neala was from Washington state. The two of them … Continue reading

Block 124: June 21, 2013

  Thankfully, it’s Friday. Even though this weekend is booked with work, the IDEA that it’s the weekend is such a relief. This week can end now. Date: June 21, 2013 Crane: 124 Days Spent on Project: 124 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Michelle E. Yet another one … Continue reading