Bagmaking Blog Hop: Two Zip Hipster Review & Giveaway!

UPDATE! The Random Number Generator has chosen Diane who said Diane commented on Bagmaking Blog Hop: Two Zip Hipster Review & Giveaway!I love this bag! The fabrics you used are perfect. Think I'll have to get this pattern. Thanks for the chance to win. Congratulations, Diane! The comments will remain open but the giveaway is now closed. Should I not hear from the winner (I have emailed them), I'll draw a new number. Thanks for entering!! … Continue reading Bagmaking Blog Hop: Two Zip Hipster Review & Giveaway!

My Color Palette and Shoe Shopping

Twitter can be such a magical place. One minute you're talking about colors you like to buy, what "season" you are color-wise and then bam!, you get an email with a personalized color chart from Gillian. Isn't that cool!? I'd say she's got me pegged. What do you think? Is there a color she and … Continue reading My Color Palette and Shoe Shopping

Little Red Wristlet

I got the outer fabric from MaLora Ann and I knew right away I needed it to be a wristlet. But since it's For You February, I made one for someone else. There's still enough for a wristie for me. But that will have to wait. Isn't she a cutie? Knowing that this friend is … Continue reading Little Red Wristlet

The Monroe Wristlet

I had to make this one. I'm a big fan of the T.V. show GRIMM and this character, Monroe, who has a secret. He's reformed, you see. He's a good guy. He lives alone, doesn't bother anyone, wears plaid shirts and cozy knit sweaters... He helps the main character of the show, who has the … Continue reading The Monroe Wristlet

Bowties are Cool Wristlet

Instead of holding back and having to keep secrets- I'm terrible at it- I'm gonna share what I'm making for others and either hope the people getting these gifts don't notice my blog or won't guess which gift is for them. So here's my Doctor Who ( 11th Doctor ) wristlet. Like it?

Wristlet Frenzy

Those of you who stalk me on Twitter and Instagram know that I've been dealing with a serious case of bag-making-small bag making to start. I started making Erin's Essential Wristlets and now, after her clear directions and to the point photos, I'm in bag making world. I tried my hand at bag making taking … Continue reading Wristlet Frenzy

Garments as Gifts: For Women

How about making a garment for someone as a gift? First off, don't make it to measure. I mean, sorta, but if it's a surprise, I suggest going for something that has ease, uses knit fabrics or perhaps is an accessory instead of a top or skirt. Go for simplicity. Here are some free patterns … Continue reading Garments as Gifts: For Women