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Mother’s Day Gift Idea- Up-cycled Denim Tote Bag

Here’s another idea for a Mother’s Day gift- one that you can make yourself! I first made one of these bags back in college for a Christmas gift for my roommate. Since then, I’ve made about a zillion more- for gifts, to sell at craft shows and when they were ordered by my co-workers. They’re […]

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Reversible Bunting Banner Tutorial

Happy Tuesday! I am in the last week before a craft show… crunch time! I’m surprisingly feeling ahead of the game- which is good because I’m no longer on spring break. 😦  Anyway, I thought I’d take a break and share this tutorial for a bunting banner that I made last summer. I use it […]

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DIY Fabric Corsage Tutorial

I’m back with another tutorial… this is the last thing I made with fabric flowers for my sister-in-law’s wedding last summer- the corsages for the moms and grandmothers. Here are the ones I made for the wedding: The two right ones pinned on and the one on the right tied onto my mother-in-law’s wrist with […]

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Anthropologie Inspired Flower Pillow- A Tutorial

*Note: this tutorial was originally published by me last summer. When I revived and revamped my blog this January, I kept this post because I love this project and thought it was worth keeping and re-publishing so you can all enjoy it too! I love Anthropologie… but can’t afford anything there. I’ve loved this pillow […]

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DIY Fabric Flower Boutonniere

When my sister in law got married a year ago, we made all 9 bridesmaids’ bouquets and the bride’s bouquet. But, we also needed boutonnieres for the groom, groomsmen, dads, and grandfathers. We wanted them to coordinate so I came up with these: So, now that you know how to make fabric flower bouquets, how […]

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Fabric Flower Headband DIY

Are you pulling out all of your spring clothing and accessories? Need a sweet flower headband to add to them? Today, I’ll show you how to make one for yourself or as a gift. These are pretty quick and inexpensive to make. They’re comfortable to wear, customizable, and you can even use them to decorate […]

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Fabric Flower Bouquet (Pt. 4)

Welcome to Part 4 of my Fabric Flower Bouquet series! If you’re just joining us, you can check out the first three installments here: Part 1: Rosettes Part 2: Poms Part 3: Ruffled Roses Today, we’re going to put all of our flowers together into a cute bouquet- ready for a bride or bridesmaid to […]

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DIY Gathered Camera Strap Cover

I love to take pictures. I’m definitely not the best photographer- but I’m learning and I practice by taking lots and lots of pictures. I love capturing our memories in photo form (and then later being able to scrapbook them!) and almost always have my camera with me. When I bought my “big” camera about […]

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Fabric Flower Bouquet (Pt. 3)

Ready to learn how to make the 3 kind of flower in these fabric flower bouquets? They’re a lot faster than the poms from Part 2! Speaking of which, if you’re just joining us, you can get started by checking out these posts: Fabric Flower Bouquet Part 1 Fabric Flower Bouquet Part 2 Alright, let’s […]

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Fabric Flower Bouquet (Pt. 2)

Alright, it’s time to continue on with the fabric flower bouquet that I introduced last week. If you missed part one, click here. Today, I’ll show you how to make the half sphere, pom flowers that make up most of the bouquet. Here’s what you’ll need: *Hot Glue Gun *Fabric Shears/sharp scissors *Solid Cotton Fabric […]

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