Pssst....I'm Giving Something Away!

So, I've teamed up with SewMamaSew to give away one of my ponyhats on instagram!...more

Mrs. Claus Enters The Modern Age

Way before I knew what a mashup was, I made this Mrs. Claus outfit for an organization that I volunteer with every December. ...more

Lady Skater 3 Part Series- The Best Part

This week, I've shown you my wild side in a 3 quarter length shirt and my softer side in a full length shirt.Today, I'm showing you my new favorite modification.I love the Lady Skater dress and have made a couple....more

Lady Skater 3 Part Series, Part 2

Yesterday, I brought you a picture of my wild side.Today, I have to show you my favorite color under the sun....more

Lady Skater 3 Part Series, Part 1

As I mention in this post, I discovered kitschycoo and her fabulous Lady Skater dress pattern this summer....more

Visit Me On Aunt Mildred's Porch

If you visit my etsy on a regular basis, you might have noticed that the name changed.As with the name of my blog, I hadn't thought out the name for my etsy shop and I needed something when I signed up, so I chose sparkling74, which is what I used when I set up my blog....more

Thanksgiving Leftover Meal

I'm sure this is all over the internet this week because Thanksgiving is fast approaching and everyone wants to use up all of their turkey right away.I'm positive this didn't all come together on my drive home, but my brain would like me to think I'm that creative....more

Making Polo Wraps

Polo wraps....more

Learning How To Play Cricut

A few years ago, I found out about the device called Cricut and I've been wetting my pants with excitement to get one ever since....more

A Green Tomato Pie Adventure

When we had a near freeze about 2 weeks ago, I decided to go out and pick all of the tomatoes....more