Need a quick and simple tote for your next beach trip? Here is a full color photo tutorial of how to make a quick and simple tote bag for your goodies and supplies. Only in California! Am I Right? Recently in California, it became illegal, yes I said illegal for grocery stores to give you a […]
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Avid quilters know that their love for quilting can become expensive after buying so much fabric over the years. The Thrifty Quilter: 13 Quilts from Recycled Materials will help you out with this problem. With budget-friendly quilts from materials you have around the house, you can continue your love for quilting while saving some money […]
Kaleidoscopes have been around for hundreds of years since their invention in the early 1800s, but I remember getting my first toy kaleidoscope as a kid and being totally amazed by what I saw inside. The designs are so gorgeous due to the mirrors reflecting the shapes inside, but unfortunately, the designs never seemed to last. […]
Country chic seems to be everywhere lately, including quilting trends. Of course, log cabin quilts have been around for ages, but quilting enthusiasts are always branching out to experiment with colors and patterns and to push traditional quilting ideas. To compliment the current popular rustic vibes in the quilting world, I’ve created a list of […]
One project can transform your space in minutes. Whether you are adding some window treatments that immediately make you room appear larger or just sewing up a small pillow for a pop of color, do it yourself home décor can easily turn your space from drab to fab. Unlike many DIY home décor enthusiasts, you […]
When the weather gets chilly, there’s only one thing I can think of: warm food. I’m talking hearty stews, apple pies, my mom’s homemade stuffing – anything that makes me feel toasty on the inside while I’m freezing on the outside. But no cook is complete without their #1 accessory – the apron! A trusty […]
There are two types of people in the world: there are the ones who need half a dozen pillows barricading them into bed, or the ones who only need strictly one pillow. Pillows are so much more than just for sleeping on though. Everyone has seen the Bed, Bath, and Beyond set-ups where the decorative […]