This simple tote bag pattern is perfect for mass production or beginners. We made one for each our Girl Scouts bridging up to Brownies. This would be a great project for any beginning sewer and even a wonderful troop activity, there are many places that will rent out their sewing rooms for an hour or… Continue reading Simple Tote Bag Pattern
So much for the Valentine’s post I had planned. The pictures are somewhere and hopefully I will get around posting it this week. Though I may wait until April 14th, then I will be an even two months late. This St. Patrick’s day was ridiculous. I don’t know what came over me! I might as… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day!
I love finding vintage patterns, they are so easy to come by if you aren’t looking for anything specific and impossible to come by if you are. Now what to do when you do find a super cute vintage pattern, make it of course!!! Unless it is very, very, vintage, then you should strive to… Continue reading Vintage Made Modern: Little Yoga Pants!
Whew, finally a new post!!! Who knew preschool made everything so busy? The topics in this evenings post are left over from the summer. I have accidentally been sitting on them, as many other things and now, unfortunately, the pile under me has gotten quite high! The first is concerning duct tape. Duct tape is… Continue reading Duct Tape and Dog beds.
I haven’t been sewing as much as I want to, lately. However I have created more new items in the past two months then I have in the past year really. Perspective. I just hope I can keep this up. I am determined not to but any clothes this summer unless it is something we… Continue reading Homemade Spring Wardrobe.
Last weekend was incredibly busy for my family. Last weekend Snug had her first skating competition, because why not? When they are so little and adorable and can only wiggle and swizzle, you might as well. Thankfully it was a fun competition for everyone and we made a new friend, which was the goal of… Continue reading Can snakes ice skate??
My creativity is getting better. This is exciting. I actually tried my hand at free quilting. I never quilt. Leaps and bounds, I tell you! Recently, (ahem a couple of months ago, before juice was spilled on my computer) I made this… It turned out adorable! Here is what you need to make this; Lots… Continue reading Framed Quilt Art with Qoute.
I love tea towels. I adore tea towels, I vow never to buy another dish towel and to only use tea towels for the rest of my life. I will still make some dish towels, occasionally, when the fabric presents itself. Beyond that though, all tea towels, all the time. I have yet to make… Continue reading Tea Towels…part one: Homemade applique decoration.
Happy Thanksgiving!!! Oh wait…that’s right the holiday season is over…hmm. Well so is this project, how convenient. I wanted to try really hard and hold off posting this project until next November, but I can’t do that, I need to abolish as many free radicals as I can, this blog post being one of them.… Continue reading Felt Tree.
One of these many weeks that have passed by, specifically the week of March 21st we learned about weaving. I think it is so far, next to the musical instruments week, one of our favorites and something we are going to continue to do on a regular basis. I keep finding crafts and other great… Continue reading Weaving week!