Mini Quilt Monday kickoff + giveaway

Modern Cozy Mini Quilt Giveaway

News. Darcy of Modern Cozy is giving away this bright and beautiful mini quilt. And, entering is easy. Just visit her Mini Quilt Monday announcement post and share a link to it through social media. Then leave her a comment on the same post … Read More...

Mother’s day Easy Tote Bag DIY

mom tote bagBetter Homes and Gardens has an awesome “Easy Tote Bags” that even the littlest members of your family will be able to help make for mom.  It is a fun and simple tote bag it takes just four steps to … Read More...

Tutorial: Angled color block tote

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Marni from Haberdashery Fun shares a tutorial at Sew Mama Sew showing how you can make this angled color block tote.  The asymmetrical color blocking from solids gives it modern styling.  It’s a versatile bag, good for errand running … Read More...

Tutorial: Ruffled oven mitts

Tutorial: Ruffled oven mitts Tutorial: Ruffled oven mitts

Sew4Home shares a tutorial for making these scrap friendly ruffled oven mitts. The quilted oven mitts have a ruffle trimmed pocket for your hand.  You can hang it on a hook using the grommet tab.  It’s … Read More...

Giveaway: Huge & Huggable Mochimochi

mochimochiSometimes I get jealous of crocheters because it’s seemingly so much easier to make dolls and characters and food and all sorts of really interesting creations out of crochet than it is out of knitting. Maybe that’s not really true … Read More...

A Suit You Can Surf In

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Aimed at a very niche (and rich) market of people who go straight to the office after a surf (and office to surf) and can’t be bothered to change their clothes, QuikSilver has introduced the True WetSuit.

This is as … Read More...

Counting Hands Math Activity

Counting Hands Math Activity
If you plan on working on math skills with the kids, I suggest checking out these counting hands created by Deirdre, from JDaniel4’s Mom. You can use these to help show kids how to count on their fingers, along with … Read More...