Today I'm so thrilled to be a part of Skirt Week at Crafterhours. There's so much fun going on over there - lots of amazing tutorials and oh, the prizes! Here's the deal, friends. I'm in a super awkward wardrobe phase. If you've birthed a baby, you know this stage. The I-don't-fit-into-maternity-clothes-but-my-regular-clothes-don't-fit-and-my-body-shape-is-super-weird phase. [if you're … Continue reading Vintage Sheet Skirt Tutorial – with vintage doily pockets!
Today I've got a tutorial over at Simple Homemade that is quick and easy and will give you a super fun addition to your spring decor. So click over to Simple Homemade to get the full how-to!
Yes, I'm still continuing with my posts of my handmade Christmas gifts! I never want to ruin the surprise by blogging them ahead of time. My sweet niece Hazel [how cute is she?!] is just two months older than my youngest. This works out well for outfit sewing, since I had a pretty good idea … Continue reading Flowery Tunic and Polka Dot Bows
For years now I've been saying I need new pillows in our living room. I've been using the ones that came with our couch - you know, the ones that have the exact same fabric as the couch. Brown. Pretty sure that's reason number sixteen million why my home will not be featured in any … Continue reading Vintage Sheet turned Pillow
I am a thrifter. Truth be told, I like thrifting much better than shopping at a "regular" store. I love a good deal, and I l.o.v.e. to create new life from something discarded. These vintage lovelies are my most recent finds. That blue one? Totally in love. That bottom one is actually a bunch of … Continue reading Thrifted Vintage Sheets [and endless possibilities!]
Alright, last-minute-gift-makers... here's another easy gift for you to make today. This one is super fun, and can be done while you're watching your favorite Christmas movie or even riding in the car. Simple hair band flowers, made from jersey knit or even T-shirt scraps. 1. Cut three circles of your knit or T-shirt … Continue reading Simple Hair Band Flowers: a Tutorial