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Hitting the Beach in Style

Hitting the Beach in Style

It’s official everyone. I’m declaring myself a bag maker. Here’s why: Isn’t it fantastic?? In less than two weeks, I’ll be heading to the beach for a week of fun/sun/sand/laughter with my best friend, my mom, and my sweet sister-in-law....
MCM #44 – A Better Zipper Pouch

MCM #44 – A Better Zipper Pouch

Happy Monday! Thanks so much for all the happy birthday wishes. I had a great day of sewing and a weekend with my hubby and boys, so I am one happy Momma. My topic for Main Crush Monday this week is much the same as last week. I’m still working on items for the...
MCM #38 – It’s a Double Crush Week

MCM #38 – It’s a Double Crush Week

Today I’m going to veer off topic for just a minute. My first crush this week (I have two) has absolutely nothing to do with quilting, sewing, or anything fabric related. But I’m so excited I just had to share¬† – I hope you’ll bear with me!...
MCM #27 – It’s a Bag, Bag World

MCM #27 – It’s a Bag, Bag World

Over the weekend my sister asked me to make her a zipper pouch she could use to put her make-up in. Of course I said yes and went to work.   I pulled some fun pieces of fabric from my stash and started to play. I have a bag like this — not handmade! —...
Thursday Finish

Thursday Finish

What? A finish on Thursday, you say? Don’t get too excited….it’s a small finish, but they all count no matter the size, right? I finished my tote bag just in the nick of time! Tomorrow Mom and I leave for our road trip. Today I am busy packing and...
WIP – Another Zippered Tote

WIP – Another Zippered Tote

You may remember I mentioned I would like to have time to make a bag to take on my trip with me. I wasn’t sure I would get one done, but I’m happy to say that I will. Yay! I started late last night and immediately ran into some issues. First, I cut some...