Caddies and Wallhangings

Caddies and Wallhangings

I recently finished a few sewing projects and wanted to share them with you before I completely forgot. SEWING CADDY This first project was one that I've been wanting to work on for a long time now. I'm so very excited that it's completed! I was in need of a sewing...

Pillowcase Dresses Going to Haiti

Pillowcase Dresses Going to Haiti

I'm excited to report that I've officially made 13 pillowcase dresses for Dress a Girl Around the World.  I dropped them off a few weeks ago and also included a pair of plaid shorts that I wore as a little girl that my grandmother made for me in with the pile of...

A Few Firsts Finally Finished

A Few Firsts Finally Finished

I wanted to share with you some recent projects I finished.  All firsts for me and you can sorta tell. But that's ok. I'm just really liking the feeling that comes from finishing! My Hubby Hat I just love the top of it.  It's super cozy and warm.  Baby Booties and Hat...

Sewing for Service and Walk 4 Water

Sewing for Service and Walk 4 Water

Sewing for Service: On Saturday, I attended a Dress a Girl Around the World Sewing Party. I showed up as instructed with my sewing machine, some pillowcases, fabric for pockets, and some bias tape. I sewed my little heart out for about 3 hours alongside 30-40 other...

Inspired by a Pillowcase Dress

Recently, I heard about a new P.E.O. sister that makes pillowcase dresses that get hand-delivered to girls in various countries around the world.  I'd been looking for a way to put my love for sewing to a good cause, and was so excited to learn more.  I finally got to...

Homemade Christmas in Review

Homemade Christmas in Review

I'm finally feeling like I'm caught up after a flurry of holiday activity. It was a homemade Christmas again this year. And now that the gifts have all been delivered, I can share some of my favorites with you. I'm also sharing the link to any online tutorials I used....