Red Raspberry Leaf Tea Tastespotting, a new website that I think I want to marry! 2 friends who just had baby boys and one who just found out she is pregnant with a little boy! Getting ready for an upcoming craft fair. I’m just making a few things for my table, hoping to sell some… Continue reading Thankful Thursday
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1. Makeshift holiday decorations (because it’s hard to find Christmas trees in Korea). 2. Giving is so much better then receiving. 3. Making a friend’s bachelorette party weekend invitations and helping that bachelorette celebrate her upcoming nuptials. 4. Handmade Christmas decorations (can you tell I was having fun with my hot glue gun)? 5. Surprising… Continue reading Things I'm Thankful For This Holiday Season (in no particular order):
Trying to get My Favorite Things off the ground. I’m up and running and gaining momentum. Here are some of my latest creations: Fabric CoveredThumbtacks Custom Made Tea Party Set Custom Baby Announcements Mini Notecard Boxes Birthday Card Packs Fabric Covered Buttons Reversible Aprons Ribbon Flower Brooches Custom First Birthday Invitations and Favor Bags Did… Continue reading Been Busy…
Well the May Amy Butler In Stitches Sew-Along assignment was the cute little pleated apron. It’s almost the end of June and I have two confessions: 1) I’m well past the deadline. C’est la vie! 2) I majorly overhauled this pattern. I freehanded this apron design using 4 French themed dishcloths. The AB pleated apron… Continue reading Late, late for a very important date…
Chocolate Cherry Goodness, thanks again Kelli, I make these at least once a month for Joe’s office, they love them. My April Amy Butler In Stitches Sew Along project, the lounge pants. I made two identical pairs, one for myself and one for my Mom for Mother’s Day. I embroidered the bottom of a pant… Continue reading Randomness…
I can’t believe it but I actually finished the Amy Butler Ultimate Arts & Crafts Tote for my International Tote Exchange III partner tonight. The bag probably took a total of 15 or so hours with all the cutting and piecing but it was SOOO worth it. If I had another 15 hours of free… Continue reading IT'S FINISHED (followed by maniacal laughter)
I finally finished the barrettes for Carol’s Made For China donations. I love these and they were so worth the time it took to sew them all together. I hope the little Chinese girls who receive them like them. There are 38 barrettes and as you can tell I went heavy on the cute little… Continue reading Made For China
I feel lazy today despite my venture through the rain to the supermarket. But there are lots of things making me happy today: Homemade Banana Pancakes A little backpack I made my friend’s son using this pattern. A smocket and taggie combo I made for a friend’s daughter’s 1st birthday. Artwork at Ssamzie Market in… Continue reading Rainy Day = Happy Things
My new favorite shoes – bought for 9,800 Won or $10 USD in Seoul last weekend, aren’t they the cutest? They are so comfy too and I’ve never had yellow shoes – it must be spring! A little note I wrote late last night to hide in hubby’s backpack before he left this morning. Kelli,… Continue reading Feeling better and a productive weekend – Pic Heavy!