Pinterest Challenge #2 : An Easy One

You can read here and here about my misadventures in a self-imposed Pinterest Challenge from months past over at my Kitsch Designs blog. Yep, I decided to go for it again.  I know, I know.  You are thinking, what is her problem?  Does she enjoy making herself insane with too much to do?  Adding more projects to…

Pregnancy Fashion : The Ugly Side

Thanks to some really sweet friends that are no longer interested in producing little humans I have acquired several cute maternity items recently.  During my first pregnancy I never gave in to any true maternity wear simply because I was able to make do with belly bands.  You know, those tight bands of Lycra that…

Making More PJ’s and Kiddie Pants Too!

This week I decided to take advantage of Joann’s Coupon Commotion sale and stock up on some more PJ fabric.  I wanted another flannel set, but at $6.99 per yard and more cutsie patterns than plain to choose from, I had been putting it off.  Now that the flannel is $1.99 per yard I decided that pink…

Time Out For Consigning!

I’m doing it again this spring!  I have decided to consign some clothes with The Clothesline.  I didn’t make a killing last fall, but I made back what I put into it plus what I spent when I shopped the sale that week.  So, I figured breaking even and adding to my wardrobe is worth it. …

The List – 2012

Back in January I made a list of sewing, craft and art accomplishments I would like to make this year.  I thought it might be nice to recap where I am in that process….especially since I feel like I have not done anything lately! 1. Pajamas Check! 2. Drawstring pants for my Little Guy – I…

Sewing And Crafts : Valentine’s Day Cards

Today I shared our plans for my Little Guy’s preschool classmate Valentine’s Day cards over at Kitsch Designs.  During my search for ideas I came across several neat versions of sewn Valentine’s Day cards too.  It got me to thinking that I might need to put together something for family, not just the classmates, with all the great…

I Will Just Be Blunt!

In case you have been wondering about the inconsistent posting here and over at Kitsch Designs lately, I will just put it out there.  This…. ….equals an amazing energy sucking, exhaustion inducing, fall-on-my-face-after-chasing-a-two-year-old excuse to sleep rather than blog. I promise I am doing my best to get back on track folks. Erika