• sewing,  tutorial

    Zipper Pulls {Tuesday Tutorial}

    A little while back my friend Elizabeth posted a tutorial for what she did to make her store-bought purse have a little bit of flair. At the SNAP Conference last week I asked her to guest post on my blog once we got home. Today I’m super excited to have Elizabeth from Sew Chatty sharing her tutorial with us. I went right through her tutorial and made this:

  • create,  sewing

    He knows what we need…

    Philippians 4:19 “And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus.” It never ceases to amaze me the way that God gives me exactly what I need at any given time. I have been blessed with a growing business that has kept me busy since I went full time as a WAHM. In fact, the weeks have come to the point where I’m working every day during Little E’s naptime to keep caught up (and I am so grateful for that). Until this week. Sales have really slowed, and I have no…

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    Tuesday Tutorial: Tulle Flower & Feather Headband

    After making a yellow and black headband for my friend Shelly to wear to the pool I knew I needed something fabulous to wear with mine so I made this sweet thang… Feathers, tulle and a crystal button. Can’t go wrong!Want to make your own? Let me show you how: 1. cut about 30-35 2″ circles out of tulle and 2 out of felt. Make the felt slightly smaller than the tulle.2. taking 3-4 tulle circles, fold them in half and then in half again. Sew them to the felt circle, using 4 to complete the circle.3. row 1 is finished, good job!4. repeat this with row 2, starting between…

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    Tuesday Tutorial: Lavender Sachet

    Have you harvested your lavender yet? I need to cut mine down some more. My first batch has dried out and I removed all of the stems so I’m ready to make a sachet for my drawer. Wanna make one too? Here are just a few easy steps and in 10 minutes or less you will have your very own lavender sachet! cut a piece of fabric 5×5″ – you’ll need two squares right sides together, sew a 1/2″ seam along three edges. clip your bottom two corners turn inside out and be sure to poke out your corners. fill with your lavender. this is the amount from my harvest…