Boutique Bow Ties

It’s not often I get to style four kids at once. Last weekend my girls and my godsons were all able to get fancy for a Fall wedding in the mountains of North Carolina. I had fun putting the pieces together, but I knew I wouldn’t be able to find the bow ties I had […]

Santa Starts Early, too

Santa can’t get all of his work done at the last minute, and neither can we. Ready to get started on that holiday crafty to-do list? Today we’re blogging at Skip to My Lou as part of their Holiday Bake, Craft & Sew Along Series. You’ll find the full tutorial for this Santa Bag there– along with […]

Handmade Dress Up with The Train to Crazy

Hi guys!  We’re over at The Train to Crazy today as part of Andrea’s Handmade Dress Up series.  We’re sharing our tutorial for our comfy-as-jammies princess costumes.  If you’re new, go check them out, or if you say “meh, that’s old news, Crafterhours”, then just head over there for the rest of the month for […]

Guest Posting at Meremade Today: Easy Pencil Pouch

Today is the day. This afternoon K fiiiiinally goes back to school. It’s the best day ever. For both of us. She’s been dying to go back to her favorite teacher in the whole wide world and I’m dying to have her there while M takes a nap and I do things. I have a […]

Christmas in September

It is a dark, rainy, yucky day here. Normally I wouldn’t even try to take photos. But I took a photography seminar recently that helped me practice playing around with exposure, and I’m not unhappy with what I was able to get out of a really, really, really dark day. I mean, a bright day […]

Stash Slash Giveaway WINNER!

There’s this fabric on Stash Slash I’d snatch up if I could think of where I’d wear it. It’s called “slipper satin” and I love the way that sounds. I think I’d walk around all day in it saying “ssssslipper sssssatin” over and over and over again. And when one wears vintage ’50s sssslipper ssssatin […]