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Journal Cover Tutorial Round Up

Journal Cover Tutorial Round Up

There’s just something exciting about journal covers, isn’t there? Maybe not for everyone, but for me, it turns a plain, inexpensive notebook into something special, and something I’m more likely to use! Plus, when one notebook is full, it can be swapped out for another! So I have this pile of journal covers I’ve just … Continue reading

Bucket Hat Theory

Bucket Hat Theory

I finished a project yesterday!  Miss E has been BEGGING for a new hat…since last fall!  Adding Baby E to our family eliminated all sewing for 9 months, but I found a little time to get this project finished.  With spring here and summer coming, it’s the perfect time to get these hats made! Miss … Continue reading

Hand Towel Pillow and Tutorial

Begin with an inexpensive hand towel (mine was $3 at Wal-Mart): And add an applique: And you have a cute, soft, sturdy little pillow for a sweet little girl, or boy!  First, add the applique: 1) Make a pattern for whatever applique you would like on your pillow.  I chose the letter “E”, being my … Continue reading

Simple Stuffed Animal Storage

Do you have a mountain of stuffed animals at your house?   Have you noticed how they try to take over your child’s room…and living room…and even end up in your kitchen cabinets?  Sneaky little things, they are.  Never fear, there’s a simple, inexpensive way to contain them.  Well, there are several, I’m sure, but here … Continue reading

Holiday Potato Stamp Fun!

Stamp it up with your favorite paint (I like washable for these two!), then turn your masterpieces into gift tags, banners, wall art, wrapping paper, or anything else!  Perhaps a cover for a little homemade book like our Advent books I shared yesterday?