Dog (and Cat) Bed for Two

Dog (and Cat) Bed for Two

We got a new kitten in February. His name is Andrew. He’s awesome and rowdy and a really good napper. Sam, our dog, has graciously welcomed him into our family. Sam was willing to share his bed in front of the window until Andrew almost doubled in size. ūüôā So I...
Breakfast Nook Makeover

Breakfast Nook Makeover

  Recently, our breakfast nook got a lot of attention. First, my dad helped me construct a built-in wrap around bench. Then I got to work making cushions and pillows for it. Finally, I completed some framed embroidery for the wall behind it. Let me fill you in on...
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...
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...
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...