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DIY Christmas Trees

DIY Christmas Trees

I love Christmas trees. I would fill up my house with them every December if I could.  I guess I need to start crafting! Here are some DIY Christmas Trees that we have made, as well as some of my faves from around the web.   Floral Embellished Christmas Trees Rustic Twig Christmas Ornaments Flat(…)

Just For You Bloghop & Giveaway

Just For You Bloghop & Giveaway

There is a fun new sewing book out called Just For You: Selfish Sewing with Your Favorite SewCanShe Bloggers by Caroline Fairbanks-Critchfield and Sarah Markos. I had the opportunity to contribute a project to the book.  It is a Faux Wrap Knit Pencil Skirt: A twist on the basic knit pencil skirt. There is a full(…)

Janome Skyline S5 Sewing Machine Review

Janome Skyline S5 Sewing Machine Review

Recently, I had the opportunity to try out the Janome Skyline S5 sewing machine.  I was able to keep the machine for a few weeks and really test it out. The first thing I noticed when I opened up the box was how heavy and sturdy the machine was.  It was packed up nicely, and(…)

My STYLO Experience

My STYLO Experience

I hope you guys had a chance to check out STYLO Issue 3… I waited until my kids were in bed, and then took my time looking at it.  Just gorgeous. So today I wanted to tell you a bit about my experience and the looks that I created. I was part of the 1 Fabric(…)

STYLO Issue 3

STYLO Issue 3

I hope you have had a chance to check out STYLO Magazine.  This magazine is the first of its kind- an online magazine showcasing handmade kids clothes, fabrics and sewing patterns. I am so excited today because I got a chance to be a contributing editor for Issue 3! I am part of the One Fabric(…)

DIY Keyhole Blouse

DIY Keyhole Blouse

Recently, one of our sponsors, Raspberry Creek Fabrics let me choose a couple of their new apparel fabrics to showcase. For one of my fabrics, I chose this gorgeous Navy and Mint Rayon by Heather Bailey. When it arrived, I was not disappointed.  I had recently drafted a dress/blouse pattern and was excited to get(…)

#fbf Knit Boyfriend Cardigan

#fbf Knit Boyfriend Cardigan

Hello there! Autie and I are going to start #fbf (Flashback Friday) posts.  We are excited for this because it gives us a chance to get some things done while posting for those who never saw the original project or who are new to the blog! Today I thought I would bring back one of(…)