Happy New Year! I love when things start fresh... new years, new seasons, new school years, new notebooks. As we're starting 2017, I'm doing a huge purge of my house. We moved into our new (old) home last February, and in that time I'm realizing all the stuff that we don't need - or want … Continue reading 15 Sewing Projects to Help You Get Organized!
I'm going to make a confession: my house isn't decorated for Christmas yet. Usually I'm way ahead of the game, but with a little baby, it just hasn't happened yet. And I love decorating for Christmas! I may have to leave things up a couple extra weeks to make up for it. ;) This year … Continue reading Buffalo Plaid Sweater Pillow Tutorial
Christmas is only a couple days away, but if you're feeling like your house isn't Christmassy enough, or you need an easy gift idea, this idea will really help you out! This adorable vintage-style Christmas light garland is simple to make, but adds a great pop to your decor. I love those big vintage bulbs, and with … Continue reading Easy Vintage-style Christmas Light Garland Tutorial
Today I’m over at Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Decorate series. I am sharing a Vintage Christmas Light Garland Tutorial These are quick to whip up for holiday decorating and gift giving. In fact, you won’t want to miss all the handmade gift ideas! I have joined over 100 … Continue reading Handmade Holidays Garland Tutorial and BIG GIVEAWAY!
With all the beautiful home magazines and blogs out there, it's so easy to fall into the comparison game. My house isn't big enough, it's not the right color, my couch isn't the right color, blah blah blah. I do it. You probably do too. It's even harder when you aren't living in your dream home. … Continue reading Sewing an attitude change
We live in a pretty small house. Not tiny house movement small, but still small, especially when it's shared by six people. As our family has grown, my sewing room has moved around - the basement, the office... currently, I'm sewing in part of our bedroom. Sewing in a small space can be a challenge, but … Continue reading Sewing in a small, shared space [Sewing room tour!]
Whether you have your own studio or a corner of your bedroom for your crafting, decor is an easy way to personalize your creative space. This wall art is perfect for seamstresses, and you can change up the words to fit the kind of sewing or crafting that you love to do. Materials: burlap wooden … Continue reading Sewing or Craft Room Wall Art