I know I am not the only one that has my precious newborn keepsakes packed away in a box, only to be seen when I have need to dig through the attic for something. Every time I see them I am reminded just how sweet and tiny my babies are. I have been thinking it […]

While we are all in the process of creating beautiful things, sometimes our sewing supplies can get a little out of control! Here are a few of my favorite ideas to keep those things under control, as well as general life hacks that every sewer needs to know about to make life a little easier! […]

Brown wrapping paper is my very favorite way to wrap gifts. It is so universal and appropriate for every occasion. There are so many ways to customize and make it special. 1. Tiny DIY Pennant Banner Wrapping (source) 2. DIY Stenciled Wrapping Paper (source) 3. DIY PomPom Wrapping (source) 4. Gift Wrapping with Buttons (source) […]

I have two solid reasons why you need to make one of these skirts ASAP. 1. How many baby blankets and pillow cases can a beginning sewer make before its really time to branch out? 2. Wearing something you made yourself is very satisfying. So dive in! 1. Easy Circle Skirt (source) 2. High-Waisted Mini […]

Tupperware is awesome. It’s handy and helps me enjoy my awesome cooking tomorrow. But I also hate it. I hate it because I can never find matches and they’re difficult to keep organized. My cabinet where I keep my tupperware looks aweful. At least, it did until I found all these easy peasy organization ideas. […]

If you have a new mom, or mom-to-be in your life that you are looking to DIY the perfect gift for, let me help. I want to help you sift through all the unnecessary DIY baby gifts out there, and help you find a gift idea that will actually be loved and used. 1. Burp […]

In the last seven years since I graduated high school and left home, I have lived in seven different apartments. Yes that is right….SEVEN! I feel like I am a master at apartment living.  With all that moving most people find that it isn’t worth settling down and really turning your apartment into what you […]

1. Paint Plastic Buckets Metallic (Source unknown, please leave a comment if you know the original source!) I love this idea for a summer BBQ for cold drinks or even using these cute painted bucket as a planter! 2. Embroidery Thread Wrapped Sandals (Source) If you have a lack-luster pair of sandals sitting around, why […]

Growing up, whenever I would come across a simple sewing project someone would usually impart the motivational words, “All you need to know is how to sew a straight line”. Alright guys, it is confession time. I CANNOT sew a straight line! Even with my slightly crooked sewing lines I was able to complete this […]

You know those days when your house looks like a complete pigsty? Have you ever noticed that those days always seem to coincide with unexpected visitors? There have been so many times when I have rushed into fifteen minutes of frenzied cleaning before someone comes over. Here are some quick cleaning tips to make the […]