Category Archives: DIY

Apron Knot Dress

Wow, I haven’t blogged in far too long! That’s what three young kids will do to you I guess! I wrote this post back in January, just never published it…. I’m not too proud of that!! 🙂 Better late than … Continue reading

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Amy Butler Birdie Slings

I don’t know what I was thinking when I decided to tackle this project. I knew I wanted to make an Amy Butler Birdie Sling Bag for my sister because she liked this one I made a few months ago. … Continue reading

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DIY Wristlets – Lotta Jansdotter Bella Fabric

Here are some zippered wristlets I made for some friends and family members this Christmas:   There are several free tutorials online for wristlets like this, but I used this Atkinson Designs Lollipop Bag Pattern that I bought for about … Continue reading

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar Long Pillow or Draft Stopper

Now that Christmas is over I can start to post pictures of some projects I’ve been working on, without ruining any surprises! I made a lot of our gifts this year and my favorite was probably this long pillow of The … Continue reading

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Wood Lockers – Finished!

This post is LONG overdue! Here are pictures of the lockers Matt built for our garage – all painted and finished:               Since I took these pictures, they are cluttered up with way more … Continue reading

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My First Table Runner

Most people who know me, know that my Mom is a talented quilter. With her help, I’ve started a few quilts in the past, but I’ve never finished one. I usually get bored or frustrated about halfway through and then … Continue reading

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Wood Lockers – More Progress!

Matt and I finally started to paint/stain the wood lockers that he made last December (Yikes! Has it really been that long!?!). In case you missed it, this is what they looked like in the woodshop: Then here is one completed … Continue reading

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DIY Nursing Cover

Whew! I’m finally getting my energy back after having baby #3. It’s funny how I had a very ambitious list of things to get done while on maternity leave, but with only three weeks left I’ve barely scratched the surface! … Continue reading

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Yellow Chevron Kitchen Curtains

Wow, I am really slacking on the blog posts. I’m going to blame it on being 38 weeks pregnant…. I better use the excuse while I still can! So I’m finally getting around to posting pictures of the yellow chevron … Continue reading

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Fabric Wrist Key Chain

Last month I went to a friend’s house to do some crafting. I made another one of these necklaces, but my friend’s sister-in-law made a really cute fabric key chain that she found on Pinterest.  I knew right away I wanted … Continue reading

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