His and Hers Burlap Stockings

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Hey y’all!  I hope that you had a wonderful weekend!  We sure did … nothing like time spent with family.  As I was unpacking my Christmas decorations, I came across one of my favorite creations… our burlap stockings.

No Sew Spider Web Halloween Pillow Cover

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Hey y’all! You know how I love easy projects, right?  Well, this is the easiest Halloween pillow I have ever made and  it requires no sewing at all!  I picked up a really cute spider web placemat from JoAnn and whipped this no-sew spider web pillow cover up in less than 5 minutes!  I kid […]

A Simple Envelope Closure Pillow Tutorial

simple envelope closure pillow

This simple envelope closure pillow project was submitted by The Happy Housie.      I can’t tell you how excited I am to share this simple envelope closure pillow tutorial that was submitted by the Happy Housie.  See, I firmly believe that pillows can dramatically change the look of any room and pillow covers are […]

10 Ideas for Tshirts


How many of you out there have tshirts that you have outgrown or saved forever that you just can’t part with? Go ahead….raise that hand! Well, at our house we have LOTS of them. Or… Do you want to dress up a simple tshirt or simply refashion it? Well, you are in luck! Today I […]

Simple Aprons and Thankful Treats from World Market

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I hope that you guys had a wonderful weekend!  It went by in a flash and here it is Monday… again!  That’s okay, because I have something really fun that I did with the girls yesterday… Simple Aprons and Thankful Treats!  This could easily sound like any other Sunday with a little sewing and making […]

Stenciled Hoodie Refashion… {From the Vault}

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 My daughter had been eyeing some embellished hoodies and the light bulb went off… stenciling!! What a perfect way to achieve a very unique and one of a kind look! Isn’t it precious! I used the Butterfly Bloom #3 Wall Art Stencil from Cutting Edge Stencils. I think it turned out incredible and she is thrilled! Supplies […]

How To Make a Tshirt Pillow… { T Shirt Pillows }

Tshirt Pillows

How many of you hang on to old tshirts ? I am guilty as charged! Today I am going to show you how I transformed some tshirts into adorable and trendy tshirt pillows… I created these sweet pillows for my church’s youth group. Each one is from a different youth event… a perfect way to […]

How To Make Stitched Notebook Paper Tags

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Back-to-School time is on the horizon for us and I am attempting to get organized!  This year I would like to bring a little something special to my girls’ teachers for the first day of school.  What fits the bill better than apples?   Apples that are in a cute basket with these super cute personalized Stitched […]

Lace Onesie Tutorial

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This week I needed to make a baby gift for someone and I wanted it to be feminine, beautiful, and super easy!  I decided to make a lace embellished onesie. It was based on our other lace shirt tutorial.  I love how it turned out and it was a cinch! Lace Onesie Tutorial You can’t beat […]

Appliqued Drum Set Onesie

Appliqued Onsie 2 Uncommon 2012

I Want To Rock ‘n Roll All Night… So, what do you make for the drum teacher when his wife has their first daughter…. Why an appliqued drum onesie of course!   Is this not the cutest thing eva!!?? I just love how it turned out! I simply found a drum set silhouette image online and […]

Ruffled Table Runner from Plastic Tablecloths Tutorial

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Happy Monday Everyone!  I hope that you had a fantastic weekend and are ready for the week that lies ahead!  I think I am… maybe?!   Today I am so excited to show you guys how to make the ruffled table runner from our Beach Ball Summer Party! This was such a fun party decoration to […]

Appliqued Apple Towel…{ A Teacher Gift }

teacher gift idea

Can you believe May 1st is Tuesday? The month of May is always such a busy time for everyone with performances, sports, school wrapping up, not to mention incredible weather!  I wanted to get a jump on the end of the year gifts for teacher’s and this is my sweet, little appliqued apple towel I made! The […]

Stenciled Burlap Table Runner…{ A Tutorial }

Stenciled Burlap Tablerunner Tutorial

Remember my sweet little burlap bunny table runner from Monday’s Easter tablescapes post? Well, I promised to be back to tell you how to make your own! So, let’s get started…  Here are the supplies you need: *Burlap {enough for your length and drop ~ I will show you how to calculate this below! } *Acrylic Craft Paint {in color […]