I'm excited to share a bit of the sewing workshop that I held at West Elm, VA Beach last weekend. Earlier this year, I heard that West Elm was looking for local crafters to feature. I sent an email introducing myself and telling a bit about what I do. The next thing I knew, we had a meeting and decided to schedule a Spring Sewing Workshop. Thrilled at the chance to collaborate, I went home and set to work designing a fun little project.Read More
You can help set the game mood for your kids by making this cute felt football, penalty flag and flag set. It will turn game day into family fun and your kids will feel like part of the team! Added bonus: this will keep you entertained even the game doesn't.Read More
This New Year's Eve, I'm eschewing stuffy, shellacked looks in favor of elegant, easy styles that aren't just timeless, but a little bit cool, too. I have a fun and super easy DIY for girls and moms.
A couple of weeks ago I stopped into H&M to get a white shirt for my daughter's Christmas musical at school. In the checkout I saw these shiny gold bobby pins and immediately began thinking of ways that I could embellish them.
Fast forward two weeks to when I actually had the time to make them. New Year's Eve is the perfect occasion to add a little sparkle to your look.Read More
The fun thing with buying gifts for 8 and 9 year olds and “tweens” is using their interests as cues to get gifts that support those interests – or you can introduce that 12 year old to something new and they may discover a lifelong love.Read More
Each year I like to make a new stocking charm for my kids to decorate their stocking. The idea is really simple and fun and jazzes up the stockings a little bit. Candy canes, initials, dolls, bears, whatever comes to mind. With kids out of school this week, this is a quick project that they would love and it might buy you a few minutes of peace.Read More
On the Fifth Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me..... a fun and easy DIY project for the littlest crafty ones!
It's so fun when children start learning new things. They are just thrilled and so proud of themselves. I have a fun DIY for you today that even a three year old will enjoy showing you how to do!Read More