Monthly Archives: January 2011

Quick and easy Valentine Decor

My weekend was spent caring for my two kids who have the flu and strep. By yesterday we needed something a little more stimulating than watching Disney XD. This project was one I thought the kids could help with by … Continue reading

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Reupholstering – lessons learned – and a CUTE result!

I embarked on my first real re-upholstering project with pretty small expectations. I found this chair for FREE. So – it was a good one to experiment with. I figured that no matter what – it would probably look better … Continue reading

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Personalized Grocery Tote

I based this bag off of the Daisy Janie Fabric Produce Bag tutorial. However, I made the following additions/changes: The front fabric square is an original piece of artwork that my 7-year-old did at school. As a fundraiser we could … Continue reading

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Handmade Stick Horses for kids

My son flatters me by asking to make him things that most kids would assume need to be bought. Sometimes I have to disappoint due to time (or skill) restraints. But – a lot of the time I┬ájust go for … Continue reading

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Upcycled Sweater Baby Blanket

I saw this idea on another blog that I like – This Mama Makes Stuff. As luck would have it, I had a cousin about to have another baby and hadn’t yet gotten a gift. Now, I think Carrie said … Continue reading

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