Monthly Archives: July 2010


A big hello and welcome to all the new subscribers! I am so excited to have more readers to share ideas and comments. The purpose of this post is to familiarize everyone with who I am and what I am doing here. First of all, I am a mother to a little boy, hence all […]

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A Big Stacked Bow

After my Twisted Boutique Bow post, one of our readers suggested I do a bow that has that particular bow in it from the TOTT Hair Bow Instructions. She had just made a bow that looked almost identical to that bow. The bow she copied is on page 59 of the TOTT Hair Bow Instructions. […]

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Office Decor

Are you all curious about what I was going to make with THIS : I have my desk and computer on my main living area so I can some times work while my baby plays. I’ve lived here for about seven months and have been staring at a wall with sticky notes on it. What […]

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Twisted Boutique Bow

One of the neighborhood girls turned three yesterday! She had a little birthday party. I depend on the girls in the neighborhood to need bows since I don’t have much requirement from my 15-month-old toddler! (His hair is actually long enough for bows, the husband won’t let me cut it!) Gifts are perfect opportunities to […]

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Petticoat Posy

Did you see my Independence Day post? I made this way cute Petticoat Posy to match my little guy for church. There are a lot of different ways to make this Posy and each one is really cute. Because I was wearing mine to church, I didn’t want it to be too big and deal […]

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New Stuff

The Ribbon Retreat has added tons of cute fabric and patterns to the site. You need to check it out! I wish that I wasn’t so behind in my projects so I could order a few. Here are the few I am loving! Berkley Nantucket Summer Girly Girl Acorn (These fabrics would look great with […]

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Happy Independence Day!

I must admit that after making my bow, I got a little bow happy! I had tons of ribbon left over from the 4th of July Ribbon mix. A friend of mine has the cutest little girl ever, and I asked if I could make a bow for her. Her cousin was in town for […]

Posted in 4th of July, 4th of July, Boys, Clothing Tutorials, Holiday, Holiday Craft Tutorials, Homemade Hair Bows and Sculptures, How-To | 3 Responses