I hate making cake pops

There I said it. I’m sure I’ll say it again. In fact this is all very reminiscent of a clay Angry Birds post… ....more

TUTORIAL + Free Printable: Candy Corn Masks

Last year at Halloween time I was asked to share a craft with the kids in Owen’s class. I always love a good kid-craft challenge! So I thought about my two favorite things from Halloween—costumes and candy ....more

Party Time! 2 projects that use your fabric scraps

Phew. I made it through on the other side! The other side of video week that is ....more

what I’ve been sewing for 3 weeks

It may seem a little quiet here on the old blog. But rest assured that behind the scenes, I’ve sewn enough projects in the last few weeks to make my head explode! (And let’s hope that doesn’t happen) ((or my videos will look pretty horrible)) ....more

40 techniques every sewer should know

Remember last month when I wanted to become a master of zippers? Well let’s keep mastering! …and talk about 40 techniques every sewer should know ....more

Felt Book Winners

Thank you for entering the 3 Felt Book Giveaway last week!...more

Felt-o-ween….Fa la la la la….

It’s officially October! Let’s get serious about Halloween. How about 40 new felt projects?? ...more

old House Tour: Clara’s Room (before and after)

The great thing about selling a house is that at some point, it’s as decorated as it’s ever going to be….and you get to take pictures of the whole blasted thing in it’s “finished” state. Yay! Then of course, you try to sell it ....more

RECIPE: Easy Teriyaki Chicken

It’s Monday! A new week. A new start ....more

8 years of Halloween Costumes

Am I allowed to say the word Halloween before October 1st? Eek. Hope so!….because that’s all that Lucy keeps talking about at our house ....more