Football Purse Tutorial Okay, the guys in my house may have cried a little when I did this one, but it came out pretty cool. Totally worth the tears. Suck it up buttercups! 😉 Click on any highlighted text in this post to take you to the tutorial of my football purse on Love To […]
Metal Stamping Projects-Tutorials Whew! It’s been a bit since I last posted. I’m still here, I’ve just been working on articles for Love To Know and projects I sell locally. Sometimes I get into the flow of things and forget to take pics… …and sometimes I forget I have the pics after I have written […]
Bulky Fingerless Gloves Pattern Wow! Social media has blown up this week. It seems to be snowing everywhere! Staying warm is a top priority. So far we have lucked out in our neck of the woods, but we have had cold spells. Here is my contribution to keeping y’all warm while snuggled on the couch […]
Crochet Reindeer Gift Card Holder I just finished this tutorial for Love To Know last week. It works up very quickly, making it ideal for packaging those last-minute Christmas gift cards. You can find the free tutorial here. Enjoy!
Christmas Wine Bottle Decorations Don’t throw your empties away! Check out my new tutorial article for five wine bottle projects. Decorate your home or make several to give as gifts. You can find the article here.
Crocheted Sunflower Pattern You probably think none of the things listed in the title go together, but welcome to my world. 😉 A few months ago I posted finished sunflower appliques in my Etsy shop, but I never shared the pattern. It’s summertime and we are quickly sliding into fall so I thought I should […]
Drawstring Backpack Pattern Whew! What a ride! Where to start…? Uhm, let me start with the free Windows 10 upgrade, which turned out to be not so free. Sigh…I have a Windows 7 laptop. When Windows 8 came out I had heard so many terrible things about it that it never appealed to me. But […]
Quilted Laptop Bag This is another sewing pattern I have published on Love to Know. I made this bag using an old cutter quilt, but I wrote the pattern for any quilted fabric. You can purchase quilted fabric by the yard or upcycle other old textiles, such as quilted bedspreads. This laptop bag pattern also […]
Mary Jane Fleece Slippers Another LoveToKnow tutorial and pattern. Nice comfy warm slippers…Wait! What? Hm…, you probably think I’ve lost my mind. It’s July! It’s hot! Wearing comfy, warm slippers is probably the last thing you want to do. I get that. I don’t want to wear them now either, BUT if you’re going to […]
You may have noticed I have been a bit scarce lately, but I had a good reason. I have added a new gig to my writer resume. I am now a contributing writer for LoveToKnow.com. I’ve been in the trial process for about a month, learning the ins and outs of their system, working […]