I thought it would be fun to start showing some before and after photos of my bags. Let’s just hope I remember to take the before photos. I tend to get all excited and jump right into a project!
I’m calling this my X and O bag. Can you find them?
I entered the denim messenger bag I made for Christina in Crafty Nation’s Craft Off and it’s a finalist!
Head over today and cast your Craft Off vote. You don’t need to be a member or have to sign up in order to participate in the voting. Winners announced on Wednesday! Cross […]
M: Mama, is this music Coldplay?
Me: No, sweetie. This is Charlie Sexton.
M: This music is Charlie Brown Sexton?
Me: It’s just Charlie Sexton, not Charlie Brown Sexton. He’s a singer.
M: Mama, can you put in Coldplay?
When my parents were playing with M in the backyard, she found a bunch of pods by the fence. She gathered them up to give to mommy and daddy. How cute! My dad took this picture of a little pod in one of my silk flowers. Isn’t he talented? I love this photo!
I never cease to be awed by Spring weather in the Midwest. It’s amazing to me that one half of our state can be under winter storm warnings while the other half is under tornado warnings.
Yesterday was the first time the sirens went off for the season. There is a weird energy that […]
I have to give props to my friend Cathy. She picks the neatest sweaters for her custom bags and always has the coolest coordinating fabric choices.
I’m not sure what I like more—the beautiful buttons or the purple floral print.
She also requested a coordinating box bag for her knitting. I love […]
…but don’t have time to blog about it all right now. Instead, I’ll remind you that my giveaway ends tonight, so leave a comment!
Here are some other fun giveaways for you:
Lisa is giving away something from one of her shops. You get to pick!
Kelly is giving away a sweet […]
GIVEAWAY CLOSED. CONGRATS TO LISA IN FLORIDA!
Are you feeling lucky? Maybe a four-leaf clover would help. St. Patrick’s Day is the second day of the Lincoln Handmade Team’s giveaway extravaganza and I’m throwing a four-leaf clover coffee sleeve into the ring!
All you need to do to win is leave a comment and […]
Every day next week a Lincoln Handmade Team member will be having a giveaway! All of our members are extremely talented and do beautiful work. Be sure to check out their blogs and shops. Then stop back here on Tuesday. I’m giving away something green for St. Patrick’s Day!
UPDATE: Thanks to the Craft Magazine blog for their link to my tutorial!
March is Mending Month over at Craftzine. I’ve been doing a lot of mending lately. I keep a bag next to my desk for whenever I have a little time for sewing a button or fixing a hem. Mending is […]