Monthly Archives: March 2012

Learning to Make a Quilt (and why ALL lines must be straight)

I want to learn to quilt.  I have tons of scraps.  My youngest daughter has pretty much outgrown her baby blanket.   You can see where this is going. I carefully picked out complimentary fabrics.  I carefully(ish) cut out a bunch … Continue reading

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Look What Came in the Mail!

Don’t you love it when a package arrives in the mail?! Look what I got today…   Baby boys –  there will be something for you in the shop soon!

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When a Friend is Sick

I added a new section to my Facebook page this week – Flower Bubbles for Mom. It is a small section of purses, bags, and cozies.   And 50% of the proceeds are going to a local mom and friend of … Continue reading

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Yarn Play

I’ve been really enjoying crocheting this week, and have another pair of knit booties almost done too.  It’s been a good week for yarn crafts. Now I just need to do some finishing details and wait for a sunny day … Continue reading

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When The Rain Doesn’t End…

We’ve had a lot of cold, windy, rainy weather here lately.  As a result, we have been spending too much time indoors. This is particularly hard for my 2-year-old who has an endless amount of energy and a constant need … Continue reading

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A Simple Cushion (and My First Tutorial!)

I made a trip to the fabric store this week, with my children.  The kids looked around the store and I shopped. My 10-year-old came up to me all excited – she had found this really great owl fabric that she just … Continue reading

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And Now For a Little Knitting…

New to the shop this week is some knitting!   I recently started knitting and crocheting while I sit in the waiting rooms where my girls do their weekly lessons.  I’m finding it a really enjoyable way to pass the time, … Continue reading

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