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A Cape fit for a Princess!

Another birthday! Millie turned 5 on Sunday. I asked my sister-in-law for gift ideas. She likes dress up, teacher’s chalk (skinny sticks!), play doh, books…nothing hit me. Then Kelley texted me this… She is Elsa from Frozen. BINGO! I found an easy cape pattern idea from +Kylie Harris at http://www.thehowtomom.com/2014/01/frozen-elsa-cape-and-anna-cloak-diy.html?m=1. Hancock Fabrics had some shimmery sheer turquoise… Continue reading A Cape fit for a Princess!

Applique · Sewing · Spirit Gloves

Ultimate Baseball Fan Package!

My first attempt at applique! I wanted to make something original to donate to my son’s high school baseball team’s silent auction. Burlap garden flags are so popular right now, but I wanted colorful. I designed my flag and made a pattern. I loved the chevron material and wanted to use it for the background.… Continue reading Ultimate Baseball Fan Package!

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Here Comes Trouble!

My nephew was born June 3, 2013! Third times the charm. My Aunt Linda, Kellan Allen’s great aunt posted this on our family group page on Facebook:“Welcome to the Family , Kellan Allen ! You are the first male  namesake of Memaw and Papaw’s great-grands! You were born almost 90 years after your great-papaw was… Continue reading Here Comes Trouble!