gifts

Homemade Purse Organizer

So it was my sister-in-law’s birthday last week and I wanted to come up with something I could make for her gift. I began searching through the countless projects I have bookmarked on my Google Reader and finally remembered this one: The Purse Organizer Recipe at the Giving Flower. She has a pdf tutorial you […]

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Handmade Christmas

The one handmade gift I was able to complete this Christmas was a set of bookmarks with embroidered pictures that my eldest son, Skyler, drew of different family members. We met my in-laws from Tulsa in Austin for Thanksgiving and we had these ready for them then. I started feeling the pregnancy just a couple […]

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Heart-Shaped Crayons

I had this blog post from Craftzine bookmarked on my Google reader and it came in handy a couple of weekends ago while Chris was at work. I used our heart-shaped muffin pan to make some fun shapes (plus I don’t use it as often). Just peeling the crayons kept the kids busy for a […]

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Scrappy Needlebook

Here are some pics of a needle book I made for my friend Jessica‘s birthday. I used this tutorial from Whosies. This was the perfect use of the four gigantic bags of scraps I scored from Dos Carolinas. I’m definitely making more! Outside Inside Front

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