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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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Gift Idea- DIY heat therapy bag

Happy Monday! The school where I work has a teacher inservice day today, so I have been enjoying a day off at home! Our weekend was busy with my brother visiting and building a guitar in the garage with Zach so a bonus day off is extra nice. 🙂 Anyway, I wanted to announce the […]

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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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