a handstitched Friday – Toddler Tank Refashion

If your kids are anything like mine then you mostly likely have a wardrobe full of stained clothing. "Miss M's" tank was headed for the trash before I realized it might have some potential yet, so I started to work... (P.S. this is probably a million times easier with a sewing machine... but since I … [Continue reading...]

Made by You Wednesday

Hi! i'm Alicia from Easy as a Menu. I am going to teach you how to make a Stretched Fabric Wall Hanging.I saw this at Ikea & thought it was the perfect whimsical, relatively cheap decoration for my boys' room.  I love the idea - it looks nice, but still has a touch of personalization and … [Continue reading...]

Competition-July 17th

It was brought to my attnetion that I put the wrong application deadline (actual date: July 17th). If this kept you from submitting a project, please send one my way... silly me! … [Continue reading...]

Bailey Baby Design Giveaway! closed

US Residents onlyBailey Baby Design has the  C.U.T.E.S.T  little kids clothes! They are giving away a onsie or shirt of choice to a lucky reader!  How to enter:Gain entries  for each completed (You can have up to 5 entries):  Follow my blog (2 … [Continue reading...]

New Sponsor

We have a new sponsor! Her name is Paige and she makes the most BEAUTIFUL tops! You really MUST go check her out (click here)! This is one of my favorite tanks!  She can also be found at her blog...simplyhandmadebypaige.blogspot.comand if can you believe it... she is only 14! amazing! We … [Continue reading...]


I decided to change the rules a little...Instead of losing one contestant each week, I say we keep all 5 contestants for all five weeks! We will keep track of the votes for each contestant and the person at the end of the competition with the highest number of cumulative votes wins! This … [Continue reading...]