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Month: September 2012

Super Cute Scrappy Potholder!

Super Cute Scrappy Potholder!

I made this super cuter scrappy potholder using Prudent Baby’s Pretty Potholders tutorial. I used random fabrics from my bag of fabric scraps. One of these fabrics had super cute bunnies on it and… … another fabric had super cute birdies on it.   I bound it […]

Super Cute Faux Chenille Blanket!

Super Cute Faux Chenille Blanket!

I have fallen in love again! This time…. it’s with Faux Chenille. I love the soft feel, I love the look of it, I love the weight of it on my body, I even love the repetitiveness of quilting the never ending perfect little lines. […]

DIY Braided Hex Nut Bracelet!

DIY Braided Hex Nut Bracelet!

I am always looking for new ideas of how to transform everyday objects into creative, beautiful, and cute new things. And when I saw Honestly… WTF‘ s Post called DIY Braided Hex Nut Bracelet I wanted to try it for myself. I was at Home […]

Mason Jar Pin Cushions!

Mason Jar Pin Cushions!

Love, love, love making cute things to house all my sewing supplies. Housing my button addiction is no exception. So… I was looking online for a cute way to store them and I came across this tutorial called the Mason Jar Pin Cushion – Tutorial. […]

Selvage Needle Book!

Selvage Needle Book!

A girl needs all of her sewing/quilting supplies to look super cute and that is why I just had to make a super cute Needle Book! I saw this image of a Selvage Style Needle Book a few years ago when I first started sewing, […]

Super Cute Button Magnets!

Super Cute Button Magnets!

I have a thing for buttons! I have thousands of them all stored in color coordinated cute mason jars which I made pin cushion tops for. I will make a post about later, because this post is about my super cute button magnets!  I was […]

DIY – Bar Stool Makeover!

DIY – Bar Stool Makeover!

I got these bar stools years ago from a friend who was moving away and getting rid of everything in her apartment. I took these bar stools off her hands. At that time they had a wood finish and a beige corduroy fabric seat.  I […]

Chevron Baby Quilt!

Chevron Baby Quilt!

Recently a very good friend of mine had her first baby. A baby GIRL! Baby Abbie!! I love her to death already. I could spend all day looking at her beautiful face and watching her sleep. The sex of the baby was unknown until the […]

Super Cute Bookmarks (Book Jewelry)!

Super Cute Bookmarks (Book Jewelry)!

Last Christmas, along with quilts, I made these super cute Bookmarks (book jewelry) and gave them to my loved ones. I made about 25 of them which all looked different, and these 4 are the only ones I have left. My inspiration for these beauties […]

Gum Drop Pouf!

Gum Drop Pouf!

I used Amy Butler’s Gum Drop Pillow Pattern to create this super cute pouf! I used upholstery fabric which is a bit thicker to give the pouf more stability and I filled it with very small polystyrene beads called softloft micro beads. I also used […]