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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

52 Pillows #21 Pinwheel

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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Make it Yourself Gift Ideas

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‘Great Patterns….’ by JulieEllynDesigns Kate’s Dress – A-line dr… TheLilyBirdStu… $6.90 Baby Bunting – knitting patt… AmandaLilleyDe… $5.00 PDF Crochet Pattern MaryJane… AngelsChestBou… $6.99 Amigurumi Zodiac patterns – … ZodiacGurumi $20.00 Easy Adjustable Socks – PDF … rachelscrochet $4.95 DIY

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Keep Calm, Drink Tea

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‘Time For Tea’ by LilinovaDesigns Vintage Aynsley Golden Corse… pinkfence $30.00 Tea for one lauraamiss $65.00 Art Print Keep Calm and Drin… CafeBaudelaire $22.00 Celestial Teapot – Print AliceinParis $20.00 An Instant COLLECTION of TIN… sushipotparts $78.00 vintage celadon tea

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52 Pillows – #20 – Simple Tutorial

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In my ongoing effort to finish my birthday present (better late than never), I made these simple lumbar pillows for my living room sofa. And it only took about half an hour! The pillows have a clean, simple look that

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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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