Crafting, Uncategorized

The Big S (Finishing the Edges)

So I came up with a finish for the big S's edges. In a previous post, I was working on a giant papier-mâché letter. My fabric was not covering the edges. I rummaged around in my spare wedding decorations and found a spoil of matching ribbon. I used my Mod Podge to apply the ribbon… Continue reading The Big S (Finishing the Edges)


The Big S

I succumbed to Pinterest's siren song and purchased a large papier-mâché letter at my local craft store.  It was on sale and all of those Pinterest pins lulled me into a sense of confidence that I too could make a beautiful wall or door decoration out of some plain brown kraft paper glued onto a cardboard frame.… Continue reading The Big S

Baby, Jeans, Sewing, Uncategorized

Blue Jean Baby Bibs

I love working with denim.  The new Re-purpose, Recycle trend really has me intrigued.  I was recycling denim before it was cool.  My mother insists that each family member receive a homemade denim throw on the successful completion of a driver's license test. This denim throw is to go in the car trunk for anything,… Continue reading Blue Jean Baby Bibs

Baby, Sewing

Owl Baby Car Seat Cover

    I forget that not everyone has a friend or family member who sews.  I take for granted that I have the skills to easily whip up anything I see on Pinterest.  I can choose the colors and the fabrics that I like for any project and then make it to fit whatever situation. … Continue reading Owl Baby Car Seat Cover