Skylanders party

skylanders party

Working on some goodies for my son’s 8th birthday. He wanted skylanders, but we’re doing a party at a place that provides everything (food, plates, napkins, etc.), so there aren’t so many opportunities for decorations. Also, he doesn’t like regular cake, so I’ve got to somehow turn a pumpkin bundt cake into a skylanders cake?! […]

Spoonsisters

I get little email newsletters from Spoonsisters, a super cute online shop full of fun gift items. This week, I got one with a Mother’s Day theme – and there are a ton of cute gift ideas. But one thing I noticed is how many of them I could easily sew myself. Here are a […]

some things I want to make

Awesome tutorials from around the web: Patchwork drawstring bag: http://ayumills.blogspot.com/2008/09/tutorial-reversible-patchwork-bag.html Fabric Gift Card envelope http://www.craftpudding.com/2007/07/fabric-card-holder-tutorial.html And I haven’t even begun to go through this treasure trove of tutorials listed on Meika’s Little Treasures! Bounty! Thanksgiving is a little early – I’m very grateful to all these awesome crafters making the holidays more handmade and more […]

halloween

I was just telling you about the cute panel I bought that has three trick or treat bags that you cut out and sew. The thing is that even though halloween is a marketers dream, with more cute products than you can shake a stick at, I always feel a little funny about it. Like […]