Monthly Archives: July 2011

Toddler Bow Tie?

Remember the infant bow tie I posted about last week? Well apparently it fits two-year-olds too! While I was busy around the house yesterday, my toddler grabbed it and put it on. I thought it was so funny, I wanted to share it with you all. So if you were wondering about the fit, there […]

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Cover Button Jewelry

Isn’t it fun how many things you can do with buttons?  I used cover buttons to make earrings and a ring.  My ring is a 7/8″ Cover Button and the earrings are 3/4″ Cover Buttons.  The fabric is Jet black from Essential Dots.  This project uses such a little amount of fabric I was able […]

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Button Bobby Pins

I don’t wear a lot of hair accessories, but these are something I would definitely wear! And they are super easy to make and personalize too! – Supplies – Bobby Pins Buttons Glue (You can use hot glue, but I recommend E-6000 for a stronger hold.) First, get your bobby pin and button ready. Put […]

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Fabric Bowl Tutorial

I’ve been wanting to make a fabric bowl for a while now.  Most of the ones I have seen are actually sewn together and look pretty complicated.  I wasn’t ready to dive into a big lengthy project, so I made up my own easy way to get the same look.  I’m not lying when I tell […]

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Infant Bow Tie Update

I put the outfit and bow tie on my little guy and he was so adorable, I had to share! I don’t know if it gets any cuter than this! I may be biased. The bow tie worked great! The elastic was easy to get over his head and was very loose, but stayed up […]

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Giveaway Winners!

Thank you to everyone who entered the Giveaway! It was a lot of fun to see what your favorite posts are. Now the four winners of these delicious fat quarters and ric rac are… Natalie Salt – who said “I love the “Fresh Flowers” post. I adapted it a little so that I could make […]

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Stuffed Owl

My Baby girl is 1!  It’s so fun to watch her grow up, but still very hard.  I made her this stuffed owl for her birthday.  The printed fabric is Riley Blake Floral and  Brown Stripes.  The solid fabric is Bella Solids Lime and Moda U Brown.  I just LOVE this fabric!   I made the beak […]

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Infant Bow Tie

My little guy has a special occasion coming up on Sunday. My mom gave me the outfit that my brother wore when he was blessed 25 years ago. It’s so cute! But I wanted to add something to it to make it a little more modern. I thought a bow tie would be the perfect […]

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Headband Holders

I just LOVE headbands!!  I love them for me AND my baby girl.  There is only one problem with headbands… they are hard to organize!  I made two coordinating headband holders, one with storage inside!  I feel so much better about my headband fetish now that they have a home!  I used Bubble Gum and Jet Black […]

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Sunday Sneak Peak

You know when you have a list of projects that you need to do and then you see some fabric that you MUST have and can’t wait to use it?! That happened to me when I was visiting The Ribbon Retreat shop. While browsing through the fabrics, I had to have this Daydream for Riley […]

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