Editor’s note:  I received free access to this course so I could write this review.  All opinions in this review are 100% mine.

Free pattern: The Slouchy Shirt

So last week I promised a free pattern of my Slouchy Shirt.  I had hoped to get …

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The following review is part of the Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores® National Craft Month campaign.  I received compensation for this review; however, this is my personal, honest opinion based on my experience.

Tutorial: Pom Pom Posies wrist corsages

Spring time is busy at my house, …

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Tutorial: Day-Glo Nordic Christmas Stocking #FabulouslyFestive

My Day-Glo Nordic Christmas Stocking is one of those projects that started out as one thing and morphed into something else.  I’m happy it did, though.  And I’ve got a tutorial below showing how to make it.  I’ve also got

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Tutorial: Pleated burlap tree skirt

Today I’m going to show you how I made the pleated burlap tree skirt for my Michaels Dream Tree.  My theme was an Icy Woodland Dream Tree, inspired by the beauty of an ice-encrusted tree.

Tutorial: Pleated burlap tree skirt, #JustAddMichaels

I was able to find …

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Tutorial: Spooky Spider Throw Pillows - #SpookySpacesI’m having so much fun decorating for Halloween this year!!  We haven’t been so good about it in previous years, but this year my daughter asked if we could “do it up big”.  Lemme tell you, that got my crafty …

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creativetable_titleI was so excited when Michaels asked me to join their Back to School Adventure!   I knew exactly what I wanted to do!!

Let me set the scene…  It’s registration day at your school.  You head up to school, …

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As promised, here’s the tutorial for the Tween Keepsake Board I showed you yesterday.  For the fabric, I used some of the new Crafty Cuts fabric from Michaels.  I used a black and white zebra print, but had …

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Yesterday I posted my review of New Dress A Day by Marisa Lynch. 

Today, I’ve got a special treat for you….  Marisa herself showing how to turn a drab, boring dress into fabulous party attire.

Take it away, Marisa!

*****…

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My little girl has always been a nurturer.  From the time she could walk and talk, she has found joy in taking care of others.  When no one around her is sick or feeling under the weater, she takes care …

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Leggings are a staple of my little girl’s wardrobe.  She wears them in the fall and winter under dresses and tunics.  In the warmer months, she wears bike shorts under her playdresses so she can climb on the monkey bars without showing off …

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Elastic threaded through a casing is a quick, easy way to cinch in fabric.  It creates pretty gathers that are also stretchy.  It’s most often used on a waistline, but you can also use it to gather in the hems …

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In celebration of National Craft Month, I’m sharing a tutorial that makes a great first sewing project.  But first, I gotta mention our our giveaway of an Elna Sew Fun sewing machine, perfect for a new sewist. 

Yep, you read …

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I promised you a tutorial for making the Peek-a-Boo Shoulder Shirt, and here it is!  This really is a quick, easy shirt to make.  With no set-in sleeves, it’s just two pieces of fabric with edges bound and sewn together at …

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Here it is!  The tutorial for the Card Condo I made last week.  This little organizer has 24 credit card sized pockets and two larger pockets to hold all of those plastic cards we seem to accumulate – credit cards, …

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I know there are tons of fabric flower tutorials out there, but I thought I’d add one of my own to the mix. 

It’s made from two stacked layers, each of which is free-motion stitched with a bright orange thread.  The …

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