{How To} Holiday Ornaments- 3D Shapes

Guest Post #4  No Ugly Ornaments Challenge This is my last posting for the No Ugly Ornaments Challenge and I just wanted to say a big Thank You to Erin from My Very Educated Mother for asking me to join in the fun! I have had a blast creating fun pretties for the tree this month! This project is for sewers of all levels. Skill Level- 1  Button Materials: felt 20" … [Read more...]

{How To} Easy Holiday Wrapping – Gift Card Holder

It is hard to believe that it is that time of year again. You know what I mean, when we really start to think about our holiday shopping list.  Well, if you are anything like me, you have delusions of grandeur that everything is going to be wrapped just right! Well this year, I am being more realistic and have started early.  Here is a fun idea I came up with using fabric, fusible, trim and a … [Read more...]

{How To} Holiday Ornaments- Quilted Trees

Guest Post #3  No Ugly Ornaments Challenge Well, the scrap basket is full again and that means it is time to clean house.  So, I thought I would create something for the tree. For anyone who sews this "quilt as you go" technique will be super simple.  And you will have a bunch made in a jiffy! Quilted Trees This project is for sewers of all levels. Skill Level- 1 … [Read more...]

{How To} Holiday Ornaments- Vintage Style

Guest Post #2  No Ugly Ornaments Challenge This past weekend my daughter and I went to the Metrolina Expo- which is like a small compressed version of the 127 sale and I LOVED it!! So many good finds to uncover!! (honestly, I could do an entire post on that. We took so many pictures and had a blast!!) Throughout the sea of vendors I kept finding the old vintage ornaments like these. This … [Read more...]

{How To} Holiday Ornaments- Mini Trees

With Halloween behind us, it is now time to start gearing up for the holidays. I am so flattered that my friend Erin from My Very Educated Mother has asked me to join in on her No Ugly Ornaments Challenge. Each Week on Thursday, during the month of November, I will share a very simple "how to" for creating a fun holiday ornament. Here is my 1st one. This project is for sewers of all … [Read more...]

{How To} No Ugly Ornament Challenge

No Ugly Ornaments Challenge With the holiday count down ticking it is time to get the ball rolling with decorations.  So, my friend Erin at My Very Educated Mother is hosting this super fun No Ugly Ornaments Challenge and I decided to play along! Yesterday, she made these Wine Cork Tassel Ornaments. Click here for the easy how to instructions. (She is all fancy and has a video!) I … [Read more...]