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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(…)

Halloween 2014: Izzy

Halloween 2014: Izzy

  So I told you all the my kids always know exactly what they want to be for Halloween.  This little 2-year-old could not be swayed to be ANYTHING by Izzy.  And I’m guessing that if you don’t have a child that’s maybe 5 or under, you have no idea who Scarlet is dressed up(…)

DIY Chore Charts

DIY Chore Charts

  After a whirlwind-awesome-busy summer, my kids are now on week 2 back at school, and I’m starting to feel a little more normal!  As much as I love summer and playing at the beach, and vacations and visitors, etc, I crave a schedule and consistency.  So, before school started I revamped an old chore(…)

DIY Faux Kimono Cardigan

DIY Faux Kimono Cardigan

I am loving the boho vibe these days. I really love flowy, feminine pieces – they are so flattering on almost everyone. After seeing Leanne’s and Merrick’s kimonos, I have been meaning to make one. But I didn’t get to it, until I saw this amazing, SIMPLE tutorial on one of my favorite artsy sewing(…)