How to Make Sharpie Stained Glass

How to Make Sharpie Stained Glass I love stained glass but do not know how to create it.  Instead of taking classes in how to make stained glass art I decided to pull out my trusty sharpies and a dollar store mason jar style votive holder and go to town creating a beautiful sharpie on glass stained glass votive holder that is just beautiful.  This project on how to make sharpie stained glass is super simple and requires only a {Read More}

How to Make an Easy Fabric Door Organizer

How to Make an Easy Fabric Door Organizer   How to make an easy fabric door organizer.  I love fabric and I love organizational projects. Especially projects that can be made with rectangles and squares so this one fits the bill.  I am always looking for storage and organizational ideas that I can make out of fabric from my stash so I decided to create this terrific easy fabric door organizer.  This organizer can be used in a bedroom, bathroom, closet {Read More}

Springtime Button Bonanza

Springtime Button Bonanza     Spring is finally here and as I was walking through my local fabric store and I saw the bags of colorful buttons and findings they stock just for craft projects and thought it was the perfect time for a springtime button bonanza.  There are so many things you can do with buttons that I decided to put together ten super simple button craft ideas that anyone can do to say goodbye to winter and hello to {Read More}

How to Make Sharpie Knobs in 3 Easy Steps

How to Make Sharpie Knobs in 3 Easy Steps Sharpies have been around forever it seems but leave it to crafters to discover uses other than writing with them.  I came across this fun, functional and inexpensive tutorial on how to make sharpie knobs in 3 easy steps from Engineer Mommy.  I just love this project.  It only takes inexpensive ceramic or porcelain knobs and sharpies in any color you like to create these stunning drawer pulls.  You can color {Read More}

Patriotic Embroidery Hoop Art

Patriotic Embroidery Hoop Art I Found this patriotic embroidery hoop art at American Multi-surface acryllics and then looked at my stash and decided that I had fabrics that would fit perfectly.  You could follow the tutorial and paint this embroidery hoop craft the way they did but I decided that using more of my stash was the way to go with this project.  Embroidery hoop crafts are all the rage right now and I just love how this project looks.  It {Read More}

Easy Sew DIY Clutch Wristlet

Easy Sew DIY Clutch Wristlet Easy sew DIY clutch wristlet with magnetic snap.  I love to make handbags.  In fact they are my favorite things to sew.  I never take a large bulky handbag out at night.  Instead I prefer a small wristlet that will hold my essentials. I also love color.  I always carry colorful bags wherever I go. it is a nice contrast to the blues, grays and blacks I wear at work. In that vein I created {Read More}

How to Make an Easy DIY Pillow Case Dress

How to Make an Easy DIY Pillow Case Dress   I love sewing for children.  I love the bright colors and patterns that I can use in children’s clothing.  With this in mind, I  decided to make this super simple DIY pillow case dress that is perfect for the beginner sewer. I also love beginner sewing projects.  I want to get a new generation of people interested in sewing.  Most schools no longer offer sewing in the classroom so there {Read More}

How to make a Diaper Clutch

How to make a Diaper Clutch How to make a diaper clutch.  I was recently asked to make some projects for moms and one of the projects that was suggested is a diaper clutch. I decided to create a tutorial on how to make a simple baby diaper changing clutch to fit diapers, wipes and a burp cloths.  This diaper clutch pattern is super simple to make and allows you to make the perfect diaper changing clutch in fun patterns {Read More}

How to Sew a Bow Clutch

How to Sew a Bow Clutch How to sew a bow clutch with this free bow clutch pattern and tuutorial.  I just love this bow clutch.  It is so chic and you can make it in any fabric you like.  I made mine to match the Hawaiian patterned skirt I made last month and it came out perfectly.  This is a beginner project although there is a zipper involved and lining.  I believe that if you follow these steps you {Read More}

How to Sew a Drawstring Easter Bunny Bag

How to Sew a Drawstring Easter Bunny Bag It is almost Easter and I thought about creating this fun Easter Bunny Drawstring bag for little treats to little tykes. These bags are super simple to make and take about 1/2 hour to complete.  As usual I delved into my remnant stash for this project but if you want to find the perfect fabric for you head over to Fabric.com or Hobby Lobby to get exactly what you need. This pattern {Read More}