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Kid Craft: Dreamcatcher

Kid Craft: Dreamcatcher

I saw this lovely quick project to make your own dreamcatcher on Crafting Connections this week and knew the Wee One and I had to make one, especially since it is a low-key project. My poor little guy has been sick since Tuesday with croup (when the doctor said that was what he suspected it … Continue reading

Handprinted Fabric!

Handprinted Fabric!

So far I have received two of my four fat quarters from the handprinted fabric swap I participated in! This one came from Amy of form*work: And this one from Asma of The Daily Muses: I’m looking forward to seeing what the other two fat quarters are when they arrive! These swaps are so much fun.

Easter gifts

Easter gifts

I like to make a little something for my Gram and Great Aunt for each of the holidays, so I was trying to think of just the right the thing to make for them. Then I saw this post from Buzzmills with a DIY for felt daffodil pins. Perfect! I changed the pattern up just … Continue reading

Handprinted Fabric

Handprinted Fabric

Two of my four fat quarters for the handprinted fabric swap are done! I decided to print on a lovely white linen and am so happy with the results! I carved two different blocks and used each one for a different fat quarter. The one with circles also involved printing with regular objects, a pencil … Continue reading

Bunny time!

Bunny time!

As promised, here is the bunny pattern to make one of these cute little guys. But first, I need to tell you something– my baby is in preschool today! Oh heaven help me get through this.  I’m only joking a little bit. I’m not ready for my baby to be growing up and going to … Continue reading

Snowy day & a Felt Project

Snowy day & a Felt Project

The snow is here! Right now it is big flakes, but they are quickly turning to smaller, more steady flakes. The Wee One is enjoying watching the snow come down and keeps looking up from his books to check out how much snow we have. We’re about to head off for a walk in the … Continue reading

Merrily We Sew Along: Nesting boxes Pt.2

Merrily We Sew Along: Nesting boxes Pt.2

I finished the pair of nesting boxes I was working on! I love how they came out and am going to use them to hold little things on my studio table. I started by cutting out two different sized squares from unstretched canvas and a cotton fabric (a luscious Anna Maria Horner fabric). I cut … Continue reading

Love Banner How-To & Free Pattern

Love Banner How-To & Free Pattern

Here’s the how-to for that burlap & felt banner I showed you over the weekend. It is fast and easy to make and doesn’t cost much, either. Just click HERE to go to the tutorial, or you can follow the link to it on my Tutorials Page. It’s perfect for Valentine’s Day or to celebrate … Continue reading

A Handmade Holiday: Advent Calendar

A Handmade Holiday: Advent Calendar

So I started this post yesterday but then didn’t get a chance to finish it. Which explains why I say it is Sunday when it is really Monday… —– Happy first Sunday of Advent! You know what this means, right? Christmas is less than a month away! I love getting ready for Christmas and finding … Continue reading

Tuesday Love! Crowns

Tuesday Love! Crowns

Perhaps it is my love of shiny things that I have yet to outgrow or my love of British royalty or my secret desire to be a Queen of Narnia, but whatever it is, I love crowns. Shiny bejeweled ones, warm felt ones, and earthy twig & flower ones are all lovely to me. And … Continue reading