For me, there are only happy memories of the Fourth of July. I can imagine the grill smoke wafting in the air as my family and I set up badminton in the backyard. I can hear rock-and-roll music blasting from my dad’s Fourth of July playlist, which attracts smiling neighbors from across the cul-de-sac. Perhaps, […]
Holiday Projects and Ideas
Whether you're in need of homemade Christmas ideas or want some patriotic quilt patterns to keep your home festive, these holiday quilts and sewing projects will help you celebrate year-round as you prepare for one special occasion after the next.
Does your family usually get together for Easter? For me, it’s one of the only times that the whole family comes together to celebrate, the others being the standard Christmas and Thanksgiving. It’s usually a big event with a giant meal served in the early afternoon and all the little kids of the family running […]
Hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way! This Egg-finding Tote Bag from Sew Can She is an easy DIY tote bag that you can start now and finish long before Easter rolls around. Make one for each of your kids or grandkids before you set them loose hunting eggs on Easter Sunday—they’ll love scrambling to put […]
Don’t panic, but Valentine’s Day is in one week. It’s okay—I haven’t come up with a gift for my gal pals yet, so if you’ve put your gifting off until the last minute, you’re not alone! Luckily, AllFreeSewing has some amazing last-minute (and I mean LAST-minute) Valentine’s Day gift ideas that you can make in […]
Valentine’s Day is on its way, and chances are, if you’re in a relationship, you’ve been thinking about how you’re going to celebrate (if you do that sort of thing.) However, before you get lost in the sea of sappy cards and roses, remember that there are more kinds of love than just the romantic […]
With all of the Christmas shopping and cooking that has to get done during the holiday season, you might have forgotten to add someone to your shopping list: your furry friends, of course! Pets are people, too, or at least that’s what I think. You don’t have to go all-out if you feel silly giving […]