For this challenge, we were to take something old and turn it into something new. My sister runs a pet sitting/walking business in northern Minnesota. That means even when it is 32 below and the windc... Nov 24, 2015 3 Comments
Long (long long) ago I was given a Christmas gift by a child. This family always gave homemade gifts and they were personal and sweet. It was a little needle book. I have had it all this time, and it... Nov 04, 2015 No Comments
Frozen Princess Dress
Bacon and Eggs
Evil Queen in three parts, dress, cape, headpiece and crown
Princess Towel Dress II
DJ Lance Hat
Mini Top Hat
Prin... Oct 21, 2015 No Comments
This summer I was invited on a trip to Chicago with all of the women in my family. It was a wonderful way to reconnect with my cousins from around the country. Part of our invitation for this trip was... Oct 20, 2015 1 Comment
Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites.
I’ll admit it... Oct 09, 2015 No Comments
It’s time to get spooky!
Row 1: Creepy House Luminaries
Row 2: Mad Scientist Body Part Jars, Zombie Siamese Twin Dolls, Doll Faced Candles and Other Creepy Glassware
Row 3: Snake Candleholders,... Oct 07, 2015 1 Comment
My Aunt invited all the women in my family to gather in Chicago. The trip was a smashing success that even Ferris Bueller would have been proud of. One clever piece of her invitation was this graphi... Sep 24, 2015 No Comments
I got some of this Fettucini yarn by Lion Brand and I was inspired. I loved the feel of it and I LOVED the way the stripes ran through it. It was almost like bouncing musical notes.
Here is some Fett... Sep 23, 2015 2 Comments
For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to make something inspired by animals. The project could be for an animal, have an animal theme or use an animal print material. My first idea was to sew a ... Sep 15, 2015 1 Comment
This Iron Craft challenge required us to make something for the letter “f.” The “f” could be for the material, subject or technique. I went with a double f, faux fur.
Last year... Sep 01, 2015 2 Comments