Monthly Archives: January 2013

Fast and Easy Carseat Cover!

So I love fast and easy projects that I can start and finish in a short time!  Since it gets cold but not to cold here I didn’t want to make a car seat cover that was too thick so … Continue reading

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Receiving Blanket

So in trying to save money we’ve been making as many things as we can, next on the list to make was some receiving blankets! Cut piece of flannel 25″ x 31″ (folded 12.5″ x 15.5″) Poster board 22″ by 28″ (end … Continue reading

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Cloth Diaper Burp Cloths

When we had our first, we were given a few cloth diaper burp cloths, they were my favorite because they were absorbent, so on my list to sew was some burp cloths!  I made 2 different ones, one with a full … Continue reading

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Rice Packs!

This year I decided to make some hand warmers for Christmas presents.  I cut out 2 pieces of fleece and did a straight stitch most of the way around.  Filled them with rice and finished sewing them… I then made … Continue reading

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Fleece PJ Shorts!

So this year my husband actually got to wear his fleece shorts that I made him!  I used the pajama pattern that I bought last year and just did the legs shorter to make shorts!  I even added pockets to … Continue reading

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Wreath and Bow!

So this project resulted in lots of tears, I know its a simple project but I thought I could learn how to tie a bow on-line since I’ve never been able to do it before…I was definitely wrong, after many failed bows, … Continue reading

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Christmas Countdown Calendar

This is my 3rd Attempt at making a Christmas countdown calendar like the one my grandparents made for my brother and I when we were little.  The first time we had a flood in our apartment and the 2nd time … Continue reading

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