To be honest, I was only a little excited to do this challenge. The thought of making soap without a beautiful swirl or mica line seemed weird. But I did it anyway and had the best time! This challenge was fun, adorable and artistic all in one. And the only obstacle was my 4 year old … Continue reading Mini Dessert Soap Challenge
Hello friends! My name is Stephanie and I am from Chelsea, Michigan. I am a stay at home Mom of 3 littles, ages 4, 2 1/2 & 1!! Crazy, I know! And I have been soapmaking for about 3 years now. This year I decided to try using more colorants & micas and my soap has … Continue reading Spinning Swirl Soap Challenge…….Gah!!!!
Materials: 1 roll of burlap garland (I bought mine at Joann's) Acrylic paint Paint brush Rotary cutter or scissors Ruler Glue gun Cotton yarn for hanging Freezer paper Iron and ironing board I started by printed out my letters on regular printer paper and hung them up on my fireplace. I wanted to make … Continue reading Burlap Banner for the Holidays
The past year has been uber whackadoodle!!!! So here is a quick breakdown of what's been going on.1. Got pregnant.....for the third time.2. We put our home on the market because it was too small for our growing family. Our realtor told us it would take a few months to sell. We had an accepted … Continue reading What I’ve been up to
My sister asked me to knit her some boot cuffs to sport with her boots this fall/winter season. I giggled as I searched for some ideas and potential pattern options for said cuffs. And I figured this cuff would look pretty cool. Silly concept but still fun. Pattern: Needles: size US 8 16" circular needles … Continue reading Knit Boot Cuffs……..the Dickies collar of footwear.
I love sewing and love bags even more so when I saw a class on Craftsy on how to make this adorable tote, I was hooked! I feel in L.O.V.E. with this bag and had to learn how to make it!!! Well big mistake because after I whipped up bag #3, I ended up in … Continue reading The bag that sent me to the ER!