Monthly Archives: June 2014

It had a button once.

I bought this pair of capris second-hand for less than $5 a year or two ago. They had the button when I bought them. It was silver color 4 hole button. As you can see the button fell off. I … Continue reading

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A new to me pattern and notions

Since the Vogue patterns were on sale at Hancock Fabric for $4.99 and I had a 15% off entire purchase coupon I picked up 8957. (and a good thing for me since I am mixing 2 views the sleeves are … Continue reading

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Baby shower 3 part 4

Yup you guessed it, I sewed most of the way around the edges on all three of the remaining burp rags. And trimmed the corners. And I finally did a zig-zag all the way around the edge. I am now … Continue reading

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Strawberries and peas

Today I took a break from the sewing machine and went to pick strawberries and peas. There were even a few oddly shaped berries.

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Baby shower 3 part 3

The first 3 burp rags are the same print as the blanket. And as per usual I started by sewing around most of all 4 sides. And trimmed the corners so they aren’t as bulky when turned around. And finally … Continue reading

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Baby shower 3 part 2

I started by sewing most of the way around all 4 sides of the blanket. Then I trimmed the corners. And of course I turned it right side out and did a zig-zag stitch around the edge. Even though the … Continue reading

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Should make these again

I don’t remeber exactly when I made these cupcakes, But they were soo good! They were a “doctored” white cake mix. with white frosting coated it chocolate cookie crumbs with the veggies made out of candy, and cereal.

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Crochet hook handle

I did this a few years ago to my crochet hooks, just some fimo clay and an aluminum crochet hook.

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Crackle nail polish

It was stormy this morning and I was afraid the paoer was going to go out so I didn’t want to sew during the storm, I also didn’t want to anything to complicated on my nails. So I went with … Continue reading

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DIY Nutella & Go

My kids love Nutella & Go. (If you haven’t heard of it, they are basically handi-snacks with Nutella instead of cheese) But at about $1.50 each they are much too expensive to buy as more than just a treat. But … Continue reading

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