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Ruffled Sleeve Blouse

I drew this design and wanted to make it a reality! So with a few simple tools and a little bit of trial and error I brought my sketch to life! What You’ll Need: 3-4 yards of fabric (have more than you need when creating your own pattern it’s a lifesaver) the fabric must stretch (cotton stretchy t shirt fabric works the best) One form … Continue reading Ruffled Sleeve Blouse

Simple Embroidered Bookmark

I recently started reading Jane Eyer and I needed a good bookmark. Because there is a lot of crafting going on in my house at the moment, I started feeling inspired so I decided to make a simple fabric bookmark. What You’ll Need: A fabric strip about 12″ by 2″ Embroidery floss and needle for hand sewing Embroidery hoop Other vital sewing implements Procedure: Fold … Continue reading Simple Embroidered Bookmark

Three Simple Valentine Ideas

Valentine’s day is fast approaching and I am currently buried under a laundry list of things I have to get done before the week is out. That is why I thought I’d share three simple Valentine ideas to tell the special people in your life you love them. Valentines Day Origami There are a plethora of simple origami designs that you can make. I love … Continue reading Three Simple Valentine Ideas

Ten Awesome DIY Last Minute Gifts

If you’re scouring the internet for some last minute gifts to make for loved ones you are in the right place! Sleep Mask This little sleep mask is a quick and easy DIY gift that is sure to please any sleeping beauty! Scrappy Decorative Pillow This cute pillow can be created in infinitely different ways. It makes a great gift to the friend that loves … Continue reading Ten Awesome DIY Last Minute Gifts

Nativity Scene Pillow

There’s nothing quite like a nativity scene, the pastoral, peaceful reminder of the true reason for Christmas. It is a beautiful reminder of the story of Jesus’s birth found in Luke 2. That’s why I love making nativity themed gifts during Christmas time. It seemed like a perfect thing to put on the front of a Christmas themed pillow! So I decided to create a handmade … Continue reading Nativity Scene Pillow