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New Ribbon Flower Tutorial

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Learn to make your own elegant ribbon flowers with my new downloadable tutorial. Designed for folks with some hand sewing experience. (No machine sewing!) Making a flower takes less than 30 minutes with only a few supplies and materials, and

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52 Pillows – #28 – Cube

Our house is pretty small and there’s not much room for a traditional kind of ottoman. Add in a toddler with a feeding tube attached to a rolling pole and there’s definitely not room for a traditional ottoman. So when

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Scottie Dogs + Christmas + Teapot Cozy = CUTE

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One of my pattern customers, the fabulous Susan, forwarded picts of some of the Christmas teapot cozies she created using my basic teapot cozy as a base. She’s really creative! Thanks for sharing Susan! (Earlier I posted picts of other¬†Scottie

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52 Pillows – #22 – The Ten-Minute Pillow

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Baby’s napping. Never know how long she’ll sleep… My son’s been wanting a fuzzy purple pillow… I have had the instructions for “The Ten-Minute Pillow” for, I don’t know, 7 years or more, so today seems like a good time

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52 Pillows – #21 – Pinwheel

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A year and a half ago I launched a year-long creative project, 52 Pillows, where I committed to creating a new pillow every week for a year with the intention of elevating myself out of surviving and into thriving. I wanted

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Give a girl the right shoes…

“…and she can conquer the world,” Marilyn Monroe claimed. So the earlier you start with the right shoes, the better, right? Like these baby mary janes you can crochet yourself, epattern from TwoGirlsPatterns.etsy.com. And why stop at shoes when there

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52 Pillows – #19 – Outdoor

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Finally… Pillow #19. I’m only, what, 3 weeks behind? I’ll admit I didn’t work on this pillow until it was already a week late, but after that it was just dealing with the increasing challenges of my 9-month creative project.

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Scottie Dogs and Teapot Cozies

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It’s rare that I hear back from my pattern buyers but recently I had the privilege of hearing back from a fabulous lady who bought my basic tea pot cozy pattern. Not only did she give me some great feedback

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Make Your Own Gifts and Have Some Fun

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Whether you need something for yourself or a gift for someone you love, making something yourself can save you money and be a lot of fun. This fall I’ve published 5 new PDF sewing patterns that beginner sewers with some

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Tea Party Invitation Ideas

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You’ve made your plan, created a theme and menu, set a date… now it’s time to send your tea party invitations. I’ve included invitations I designed myself (as well as a free tutorial) and also some cute invitations I’ve found

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