The other day I was looking through some of my old blog posts and I was shocked at how absolutely naked my couch looked in my couch post! That photo was back when I had zero pillows on it. Now, however, my couch is nicely crammed with pillows: I threw my crochet pillows on there… Continue reading I must have ALL the couch pillows
Last week I posted about my pillow shams that I sewed out of absolutely amazing Amy Butler fabrics. I'm totally in love with them. As with most of my obsessions, I have the overwhelming urge to share it with everyone! So (sew), it's tutorial time! Now this is my first sewing pattern tutorial, and it'll… Continue reading Pillow Sham Tutorial
I finally finished the pillow cases made from the beautiful Amy Butler fabrics that I talked about in this post. (I eventually got over my terror of cutting them up and making a mistake and wasting some loveliness.) And I'm so happy about them! Finally our bedroom looks so bright and airy! I used the… Continue reading Pretty Pillow Shams
Well, here is something that I totally forgot to post about. I haven't actually gotten around to making anything with these fabrics yet, so I guess it's ok that they've remained a secret. So, I decided to sew some pretty pillow covers to go with our new white bedspread. Our old one was brown, and… Continue reading Pretty, Pretty Fabrics
Well, it seems like everyone is feeling rather delightfully spring-ish in crafty blogland, lately. And that makes me so excited! I can't wait until spring! No more winter coats, no more slushy boots at the front door or in the car, finally some more sun in the morning/evening and - last but not least -… Continue reading A Spring-y Purse
Tote time! Tote-y Tote Tote. With flowers! This is the first project that I made with my new sewing machine, way back during the Christmas holidays. I was inspired by a few different things (including my Mom's fabric stash). I based the sewing part from a wonderful, free pattern I found online by Dianne Hadaway.… Continue reading Flower Tote
Holy huge-break-from-posting, Batman! All I can say is that all work and no play make Emily a worn out and sleepy girl who doesn't post so much. And I've missed it!! But the good news is, I've been working on lots of crafts. And I've got a bunch on the back-burner... I'm honestly not sure where… Continue reading Wowsers!