Easy Peasy Kitchen Mat

My kitchen is the only room in my house that I haven't painted or renovated in any way. ...more

Sassy Librarian Dress

Fall started to set in here a few weeks ago, which means it's time to start sewing up some lovely long sleeved dresses for work. You've seen this fabric on a few pieces already and, believe it or not, I still have enough left for another project. ...more

Make it Monday + Giveaway

Wow! Thank you everyone for helping us celebrate a great kick-off to our Make it Monday linky party! Donna, Mitzi, and I had so much fun checking out all of your projects ....more

Sunday Inspiration


Lace Dress

Well, I think someone out there needs to have a very fancy cocktail party and invite me to it. Otherwise, I have absolutely no idea where I'll wear this latest creation. (Did you know that I'ma blonde now?!?!) I received the lace with eyelash trim from Wholeport (which seems to have disappeared off the face of the planet) awhile ago ....more

Sewing Blogs

Over at Burdastyle they're running a contest to find the best sewing blogs on the web. 50 bloggers who sew, from all over the world, have entered. ...more

Make it Monday & GIVEAWAY!

YAY! It's finally here! ...more

Sunday Inspiration



I don't have little "back to school" kids to blame, but I just didn't get into the craft room much this week. ...more

Lunch Box Notes

I saw this project on the Silhouette blog and knew instantly that I wanted to make a version of it for my sister, just in time for when her kids went back to school this week! A couple of paper boxes...what's the big deal, right? ...more