DIY Baby Tank Dress

Easy DIY Baby Dress

I bought some adorable jersey knit fabric for Molly over the weekend to make her a skirt for her first birthday. I decided to DIY a little “I’m One” outfit for her and it ‘s turned out really cute. I bought a yard of fabric so I had tons left over and decided to take […]

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DIY Headband Wrap

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When I’m overdue for a cut and color, I tend to throw my hair in a pony tail and add a hair accessory to hide my gray roots. Headband wraps have become my new go-to because they actually stay in place. I had purchased a really cute reversible one a few weeks ago and decided […]

Dressed-Up Nook

skirted entryway

Remember last week when I showed you our messy entryway? Well I fancied it up this weekend. The totes were a huge improvement as far as organization goes, but it still wasn’t very pretty. With some leftover gray linen fabric and my sewing machine, I was able to create a simple skirt to cover the […]

DIY Easy Christmas Quilt

christmas quilt

You may remember last year when I made this zig zag quilt. Well, it’s still sitting in our living room on our blanket rack and I love it. I made a smaller version for my niece before the babies were born and I decided to make a Christmas version for a family I adore who […]

DIY Baby Lace Headband Tutorial

DIY baby lace headband tutorial

Mike hates baby headbands. He takes them off every time I put one on Molly girl. He always feels like they are digging into her head or too tight {and a few of them have been, but don’t tell him I said that:)}. So, I decided to make my own that wouldn’t be tight on […]

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Molly’s First Handmade Outfit

molly skirt

So I actually did what I said I was going to and did some sewing!  Molly’s showing off her first handmade skirt, made by yours truly.  She clearly loves it, as you can see by her fist pumping. And, yes, she picked out the onesie herself:)  I have a stack of fabric to make a […]

DIY Modern Zig Zag Quilt

zig zag quilt tutorial

This post is sort of a two-for-one…Happy Monday:)  I’m sharing the quilt I finally finished {and love!} and a sneak peak of the nursery!  Mike assembled the crib last week and it is absolutely beautiful.  We also have the top half of the walls painted and bought our supplies for the wainscoting yesterday so we […]

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I Want to Quilt


How old does that make me sound?  Maybe it’s the preggo gene kicking in but I want to attempt to make a quilt.  After scouring Pinterest for some inspiration, I have decided what I’m going to make.  If you follow my Sewing board, you may have already seen some of these, but here are some […]