Monthly Archives: November 2008

Stripey Scarf

I finished a quick project today with some old scraps of material.  I made some quilted scarves last year for Christmas presents, but I only made one this year.  I made it to go into the package we are sending to my husband’s cousin’s family that are missionaries in Germany.  It was made for the [...]

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Girl Onesies

I finally had the opportunity to make some girl onesies!  One of my best friends in also pregnant and she just found out that she is having a girl!  So, of course I had to whip up something for her.  I some other projects in the works for her, but I already gave these to [...]

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Half Updo

Check out this website link for some easy up dos to do on yourself.  It is a great resource!
http://www.totalbeauty.com
I watch Chelsea Lately on E! almost every night.  It always makes me laugh and I love Chelsey’s personality.  Chelsea’s stylist does a great job of styling her hair and I’ve noticed that she wears this half [...]

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Silk flower

I have a wedding to go to in a few weeks.  Being 8mos pregnant, I dont’ have the option of wearing all of the dresses stuffed in my closet.  I have one purple knit dress, but it is very casual.  I found this random picture and I’ve had it saved for a long time.  So, [...]

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Fall is here

Fall is here, but almost over.  Fall is one of my favorite times of the year, but I wish it would last a little longer before winter creeps in!  The color of the trees turning, rustling of the leaves when they fall and the start of wearing sweaters are all things that come to mind [...]

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Another Diaper bag

I have found another diaper bag that I like.  I’m still have a difficult time deciding what I want.  My time is approaching soon, but I can use the diaper bag that I made myself for awhile.  I might take longer to decide than I planned, but I’m there are a lot out there to [...]

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Covered Binder

My sister-in-law came to visit for the weekend, and it was a lot of fun.  Her birthday was a few weeks ago, but I waited to give her this covered binder in person.  She is a flower designer and does a lot of private weddings.  She needed something that holds all of her work and [...]

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More Felt

Here are a few felt flower pins that I made last week.  I found a website that has a lot of different color choices of felt and I’m going to make an order soon!  I was frustrated after making a trip to the local craft store and finding a very limited selection of felt to [...]

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Yellow Lillies

I like having flowers at home.  I don’t buy them every week, but would like to!  My husband really likes having something living and colorful at home.  Research conducted by Nancy Etcoff, Ph.D., of Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, revels that people feel more compassionate toward others, have less worry and anxiety, and [...]

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Organizing!

I consider myself pretty lucky!  I am able to have my sewing desk out all of the time, ready for me when I go craft crazy.  However, all of my fabric and supplies have been stacked in plastic storage containers on the floor making it hard to find anything!  No matter how hard I tried [...]

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