Archive for the sewing Tag

SNAPPED! Reluctant Mother Style. . .

I’ve been feeling a little blah lately.  I blame the weather.  I realize it’s February and it’s supposed to be 30 some degrees with a nasty windchill but it’s bringing me down. In an effort to cheer myself up, I purchased some fabric to make some new curtains and pillow shams for our bedroom.  I’m trying to get everything in
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Revenge of the Sock Monkey

At the risk of ruining my reputation for being a heartless wench, I’m going to confess something:  I’m a sucker for a sock monkey. It’s true. I adore those goofy-looking little bastards. I love how they are perfectly imperfect. I love the idea that someone took the time to make such a cute little item for someone special. I love
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Effing Head Explodes: 45 Minute Sock Bunnies

I can’t take credit for this fast and adorable Easter craft.  That creative genius Ashley over at Lil Blue Boo offered up this goodie a few weeks back.  Since she mentioned the socks cost $2.50 a pair at Target, I couldn’t resist. I’m a sucker for anything made out of a sock! Her tutorial is flawless and super-easy to follow.
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You Can Accomplish This Before Your Head Effing Explodes: Portable Art Kit

This morning I had a chance to squeeze in some sewing while Mac was sleeping.  We have a child’s birthday party to attend this weekend. I have mixed feelings about children’s birthday parties.   Of course you want to properly recognize someone’s special day, but at the same time, some of that shit gets way out of hand. I hate
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