We are HUGE fans of Nancy Tillman’s children’s board books and On The Night You Were Born is one of our very favorites. So for Project Run & Play Week 2 I used this story as a jumping off point for our Crafting a Story prompt. The result is this chunky On The Night You… [Continue Reading]
Are you ready for all the details on how I made that faux chenille for the Chichen Itza Skort yesterday? It took some time and effort, but the final look was so good that I highly recommend trying your hand at making your own chenille. But first, have you voted for your favorite look on… [Continue Reading]
Today is finally the day I can share my first Project Run & Play Season 15 look with you!! This week’s theme is Wonders of the World and I chose to be inspired by Chichen Itza, which is considered a modern wonder. The result is this Chichen Itza Skort with pleating, faux chenille, and the… [Continue Reading]
I've always loved making. At an early age I started cross stitching and sewing and I taught myself to knit and crochet during college. When our seven year old daughter Bean was born I was filled with all sorts of inspiration, so now I find ways to manage my crafty time and treasure those moments. Though sewing is what I'm most passionate about these days, there's something about the portability of yarn crafts and embroidery that keeps drawing me back in.