Monday, December 16, 2013

Thursday, December 5, 2013

machine appliqued pawprint bag

I've been venturing more into machine applique lately
here is a recent bag i made for me.


Sunday, August 4, 2013

accidental blog deletion

i am not sure how i am able to log onto my blog because i accidentally deleted it.  if this should happen again and you can't find me please email me at as i may make a another one if it happens again.


Wednesday, July 31, 2013

equilateral triangles

i really love how equilateral triangles turn into a beautiful design.

was experimenting with something new

added hand sewn buttons for embellishment

what do you think?

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

New projects

half square triangle fun.  only wish the colors would have shown up better the orange didn't show well.

First attempt at a hand made Christmas Stocking

New Jewelry Projects

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Saturday, June 15, 2013

empty nest project starting

we are emptynesting and have lots of projects going on in the next 
few weeks, so will be busy bees.

Happy creating and will be posting new things soon.
have a few in the works.


Saturday, June 8, 2013


Will be in the process of being a emptynester soon.  And will be bringing up my sewing/craft space to an upstairs bedroom and redoing things in the house.  OH My the work!!

Got some new beading supplies so will be making some new jewelry very soon. Maybe even tonight.

Also need to work on my nine patch blocks for a twin size quilt I want to make.

Lots of changes going on in my life this month so will be a busy lady.

Happy Creating!

Sunday, June 2, 2013

spam and blocking question

I've been trying my best to weed out spam comments and block but they keep coming


Saturday, May 11, 2013

denim scrap wreath

nobody seems to like this but it's my first wreath and i was going for a scrappy denim look with light and dark contrast.  And had to have some flowers.

Monday, April 22, 2013

Altered Vase

                                                                 B e f o r e

A f t e r...


trying to catch and weed out the spam posts.  why do they have to ruin the good fun.  I mean really they  need a better hobby i think.

Sunday, April 21, 2013

pincushion from candlejar

another pincushion from a candle jar
also threw in fabric scraps inside for altered project
with some buttons on the outside

silver set

This was hard to get photographed well

Sunday, April 14, 2013

thinking outside the box

Hubby and I went out for supper at a family resturant, and as we were sitting there I happen to notice the cute little scalloped paper lace doily underneath the coffee cup and said out loud hmmm that would really look cute on a card... hubby just looked me me like i was nutz LOL.

What are some of your Outside the box thinking ideas you do?


Wednesday, April 10, 2013


the color is light green floral and white so doesn't show too well

Sunday, April 7, 2013


two of my favorite things, the color red and butterflies, what do you think?  sorry the button is blurry but it's white and gold, took it on my camera phone easier to upload lol.

as always recycled material

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Sunday, March 24, 2013


I Love paper crafts and altered art too,
and guess what I also love to write poetry,
this project has inspired me to get back into journaling

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

pastel totebag

just in time for spring, fun pastel colors
all recycled material.

the dark color is purple corduroy.

didn't get to the ruffle bag yet but it's on my to do list.

Saturday, March 9, 2013

new toy

I got a ruffler foot for my sewing machine,
haven't had a chance to test it yet to see if it works
but am excited to get making lots of ruffles...
new projects coming soon.


Tuesday, March 5, 2013


Sure do love my cats,  Bailey and Benny they are so active it's nice to see them relaxing lol