Sewing

The Cheapest Curtain Rod and Easy Almost-No-Sew Curtains

I wanted some decorative curtains for the nursery (they didn't need to be functional---there's mini-blinds). So I set out to find the cheapest way to accomplish this. I saw THIS post...

Custom Car Seat Cover DIY

This week I tackled a sewing project that truly scared me. A kind friend who is done having kids gave me her new-ish infant car seat. I am so glad I...

Fabric and Felt Book Round Up

I love making fabric and felt books, especially as gifts to my favorite people. They are just so stinkin' fun! Be warned, they are time consuming, but that's part of what...

Crafty Baby Gifts To Make

Today I thought I'd share a round up of some of my favorite things to give as baby shower gifts. I love babies and baby showers and I love making something...

Making A Rag Quilt (A Great Baby Gift)

Is it just me or is this baby season? Maybe because I'm pregnant, I just notice it more, but it seems like so many people are having babies right now! I've...

DIY Ugly Dolls Tutorial

Have you seen these Ugly Dolls around? They sell them HERE. But who wants to buy one when you can make your own custom ugly doll for 1/4 the price?...

Advent Calendar with Felt Ornaments

I made this advent calendar for our family clear back in 2008. When I posted about it, I only had really terrible pictures to share. Today I decided to do this...

Syndrome Costume Tutorial and Easy Costume Boot Tutorial

I promised more details on how to make each of the Halloween costumes in our Disney Villains family theme. Now that I have sufficiently recovered from the crazy busy rush to...

The Mermaid Blanket

Learn how to sew a mermaid blanket with the help of this step-by-step tutorial. I am excited to share a fun new project with you today. My baby sister just graduated...

Make A Swimsuit Modest

Summer is just around the corner and if your family is like mine, that means you will be spending a lot of time at the pool. And that means swimsuits. Every...