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2014’s Resolutions, How Did I Do?

    Hello! Are you so excited about it being 2015? I am looking forward to so much of what’s ahead, but before I get too far ahead of myself, I thought I would look back at my resolutions from last year and give myself a grade for how well I did! Since there is…

Dry Erase Teen Art

  In my continuing quest to make crafts to auction off this October, I have a dry erase board/teen art. This frame was the glassless frame I got at the base thrift store for a quarter (the bottom one) Conveniently the frame that I turned into a clip message center, was the exact same size,…

Quick and Dirty Burlap Wreath Tutorial

The theme of my posts recently has been to post things I took pictures of forever ago, but never posted on the blog (I’ve been going through photos lately) Today I am touching on the burlap wreath that hangs outside of our apartment door…. I know that there are probably a million different ways to…

Sweet Sarah Apron Flower

      Have you seen the awesome Birthday Giveaway, and free apron pattern? If not I hope you will take a second to go and enter the giveaway! Today I am showing you how I made the flower for the Sweet Sarah Apron, it’s a pretty simple embellishment, but I think it adds something…

Tree Skirt Guest Post Brought Home

Here’s a post that was originally a guest post, brought home!Today I have a tree skirt to share, but mostly as a means of sharing a pretty fun pleating technique! Thanks so much for having me Hayley, I’ve been loving your Handcrafted Holidays series so far!!! I used a painter’s drop cloth as the main…

Guest Post From My Mom! {pattern weights}

My mom made some really great pattern weights a little while ago as presents, and I LOVE them (and use them all the time.) Anyway, I asked her if she would share the secret to her fabric weights here on the blog, and she very kindly sent me photos of the whole process!  So here’s…

Pocket Watch Wall Clock {tutorial tuesday}

Sorry about the cellphone pictures for this tutorial, but lately if it’s not on my phone, it’s not happening! The Summer has been amazing so far, so I haven’t been posting much, but have been soaking up time with my kiddos! (we are making quilts this week) This morning they are at Korean Summer School…