DIY: How To Reupholster a Storage Ottoman

Storage Ottoman Makeover

Breathe new life into an old ottoman with new fabric! This two hour project is great for beginners. This is the story about a beautiful ottoman who began its life like this... We've had this ottoman for six years and it's held up amazingly well until the hinges started acting up. The lid would randomly spring open or fall to the side with the slightest touch. That's when I started to think … [Read more...]

5 Sewing Projects YOU Can Make!

fleece hand warmers

My grandmother taught me the basics of sewing when I was 10 years old. I would spend several days at her home making pillows, scrunchies (the big poofy fabric ones, remember those?!) and basic shorts. When I went back to my house I would try my hand at coming up with my own projects and following easy sewing patterns. Most of my solo projects ended up in the trash, but I learned something from … [Read more...]

Hand Sanitizer Printable for Teachers

Hand Sanitizer Printable for Teacher

A quick and easy gift to bring to Back to School night. Give your teacher a "hand" with this calling card printable and hand sanitizer! School shopping is dreaded by many, but I actually don't mind it. I like brand new boxes of crayons, fresh pencils, and all of the things that mean the start to a brand new year. As far as clothing goes we don't go overboard. I buy clothes throughout the year, … [Read more...]

Kids Craft: Tie Dyed Toast

Tie Dyed Toast

Tie Dyed Toast is an art project and snack all in one! Today I've partnered with Step2 to share this fun hands on activity using the Mighty My Size Table and Chairs set that we received at no cost.  As always, all opinions are my own. I feel like I had my kids in groups;  2 boys, then 2 girls. Lately I'm noticing that I've skipped out on doing some of the activities with my girls that I did … [Read more...]

Sewing: 10 Minute Camera Strap Cover

camera strap cover

Sew a camera strap cover for your DSLR in 10 minutes! Perfect use for fabric scraps and a fun way to customize your camera. I've had a DSLR camera for a little over 4 years and LOVE it. And I use it ALL THE TIME so the camera strap cover can get dingy and dirty. This is the 3rd one I've made for my camera and it is so easy to do! A quick, 10 minute project. The last strap cover was getting to … [Read more...]