Monthly Archives: January 2009


This is another handbag.  Nothing too special, but still made with love.  I’m not a fan of light colors and pastels.  I still really liked the pattern of this fabric, so I felt better about pairing it with a dark color.  It was really light weight fabric so I fused interfacing to both the outer [...]

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Colorful Clutch

I love fabric.  It is so fun to put together colors and patterns.  I have a ton of fabric already, but somehow I always want more.  So many great possibilities!  Once I get a fabric that I really like, I hoard it not wanting to use it!  I don’t understand it.  So, as I have [...]

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I didn’t want to give it up!

I made this table runner while preggo for my sister-in-law.  I gave it to her for Christmas.  I really didn’t want to give it away, I really like it.  I just had a idea in my mind and designed it myself.  I found fun fabric and then decided to embroider designs to compliment the fabric.  [...]

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Quilted Coasters

I made a ton of these quilted coasters for Christmas presents.  I kinda cheated and ordered pre-cut squares of fabric from etsy instead of cutting them out myself.  It was so nice to have the fabric all ready when I was ready to start sewing!  I did cut out squares of a solid fabric for [...]

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My awesome husband made this crib for our little guy.  I think he did an excellent job.  I fell in love with the Oeuf classic crib at $890, which was not within our budget.  So, my husband who has always been able to look at things made up his own plans.  It must be his [...]

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Ugly Doll

This is my version of an ugly doll.  I made three, one for each of my twin nephews and one for my little guy.  They were pretty simple and I had all of the supplies on hand except for the buttons I used for the eyes.  I used felt for the construction.   I hand [...]

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