Category Archives: The Holidays

Sewing Gift Ideas…

I meant to post this a while ago & honestly things have just been too busy around here!  But with everyone looking for last minute gifts & stocking stuffers I think this is still a great time to post my … Continue reading

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Fall 2013 Pattern Designer Challenge

I am super excited to announce that I am participating in my first group pattern release!  The ‘Designer Challenge’ was a challenge to designers to create & release a .pdf sewing pattern that was different then yet another peasant dress … Continue reading

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Father’s Day…

I wanted to share what I wrote about my husband on facebook this morning.  I will say my big kids are lucky, though my ex (their dad) and I may butt heads and have different views on parenting he really … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season!

I can’t believe it’s December 1st already which means there are only 23 days left until Christmas!  I get so busy this time of year with my Etsy shop that the time just flies by. Now that it’s actually December Christmas … Continue reading

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Black Friday Shopping Crafter’s Edition!

So for all of my readers who aren’t from the states & haven’t heard of it today we celebrated Thanksgiving in the US making tomorrow ‘Black Friday’ it’s one of the biggest shopping days of the year where many stores … Continue reading

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Holiday Cards for HEROS

We are not a military family, but we live near a navy base and have made many friends over the years who are.  I have watched what these men, women & their families go through on a regular basis and … Continue reading

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Handmade Holidays: Making My List!

Well it’s that time of year again!  Over the last 3 years I have been trying to have more & more of our holiday fun & gifts be handmade, and as you have seen in  the past I love sharing … Continue reading

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Argh!

Well they aren’t 100% finished yet, but they were done enough for the twins to wear to preschool & too darn cute not to share now!  They are made using the “Bundle: Corset, Layered Tulle Skirt, Peasant Top + Bonus eBook!” from YouCanMakeThis.com back when they had one of … Continue reading

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FALALA FUDGE!

I have wrapped up nearly all my holiday sewing so it’s time to move on to the yummy stuff :).  Today my mission is FUDGE. I have to say a few years ago I stumbled upon a fudge recipe on … Continue reading

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Etsy Coupon Codes!

So recently Etsy had an update that now allows sellers to offer custom coupon codes for their shops that can be used at check out :).  This is still very new & I don’t think most sellers or shoppers realize … Continue reading

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