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Project Life Storage

There’s nothing fancy about how I organize the supplies I use for Project Life. It’s really a bunch of smaller plastic storage boxes that are slowly beginning to fill one large plastic container. 189 more words

The Crafty Life

Sewing Basics in Preparation for Me Made May

May is right around the corner and should be a very exciting month for me.  First, it signifies the end of my first year of grad school.   398 more words

Joann Fabrics

Christmas 2014 - A new sewing room/Adventures in free motion quilting!

Christmas of 2014 brought a flurry of activity. Our oldest daughter came home with her partner, her partner’s Mum, her partner and his son.  It meant wonderful holiday meals at the dinner table, and THAT meant that my quilting was going to have to move out of the dining room and into a new room. 741 more words


Slouchy Knit Hat Finish

Even though I’m still in the middle of so many other projects (I’m sure most of you understand that situation), I decided to start a knitted hat because it would be a small and quick project. 242 more words

3D Cell Phone Case DIY

I have always wanted a 3D cellphone case, but could never find one that seemed age appropriate for me.  Nor did I want to spend a ton of money.  264 more words


Wedding Guest Dress: Butterick 6582

Two of my good friends got married last weekend.  I knew for months that I wanted to make a dress to wear to the wedding, but I couldn’t decide what I wanted the dress to look like for a very long time. 552 more words

Joann Fabrics

Crocheting Toddler Blankets Is Keeping Me Busy

Although I am not a grandmother yet, I recently became a Great Aunt. And I have more ‘grand’ babies on the way. I am excited. I love seeing a new generation and watch my nieces and nephews become parents. 844 more words