Top Sewing – Crochet -PDF Pattern Tutorials in 2016


As I look at the most viewed tutorials posted I realize that I didn’t create as many tutorials as I would have liked for the year and some of the tutorials continue to make the top viewed list every year. Where did the time go? I challenged myself to learn Adobe illustrator and In Design to…

Top 16 Crafty Design-O-Rama Roundup


We started this years Design-O-Rama in October and I hope you enjoyed seeing all of the crafts! We had 87 projects uploaded from October -December 18th. I rounded up the 16 crafts that received the most views to share with you and added the Inlinkz at the bottom of this post so that you can see the other…

Top 16 Sewing & Design Projects in 2016!


I hope everyone had a wonderful Christmas! Each year I like to share the top viewed projects on the blog with you to spark your creativity and share the fun we had! Scanning over the projects for the year it has brought back memories of the fun we shared in 2016, especially with the Sling bag PDF…

Crafty Design-O-Rama Featured Projects #27


This Weeks Crafty Design-O-Rama Craft Featured Projects! Is everyone ready for Christmas?  Well here are the favorite projects shared last week!  We’ll share the 16 popular posts next week in a series-end wrap up.  The crafty link-up is officially closed and I hope to see your awesome craft projects next year! So save and share your favorites and have a Very…

Crafty Design-O-Rama Link Party #26


It’s Design-O-Rama Craft Link Party Time! As we countdown to Christmas this is your last chance to link up your projects.  We’ll share the favorites next week, with a series-end wrap up to follow near the end of the month. I hope you have enjoyed our link party as much as we have!! The crafty link-up is…

Crafty Design-O-Rama Link Party #25


It’s Design-O-Rama Craft Link Party Time! Are you finishing up all of those Christmas crafts? Well It’s time to share all of  your fabulous items you’ve been working on! We have some fabulous featured crafts this week and if you click on the blue Inlinkz button below you can see them all!   So let’s start the party! Share your projects here, meet new friends, and discover new…

LaCartera Kids – Crochet Aviator Hat- Free Pattern


I found the cutest crochet aviator hat on Pinterest and the free pattern by Repeat After Me!  I had to give it a whirl and make it for my grandson.  It was the perfect time to get started on this pattern when he came to visit for Thanksgiving . I got to fit the shell on his…

Crafty Design-O-Rama Link Party #24


It’s Design-O-Rama Craft Link Party Time! It’s one of my favorite times of the year again! It’s time to see all of the fabulous craftiness from you!  All of the handmade Christmas gifts, DIY decorations, handmade items for sale, great recipe’s and more… We have some fabulous featured crafts this week and if you click on the blue Inlinkz button…

The Latest Thread – Sewing, Textile Designs & Crafts


Sewing, designing textiles and ordering fabric swatches have been at the top of my list during the last couple of weeks!  I had time to enjoy Thanksgiving with the family and I hope you had a happy time too! So far everything is on track to finish some of the projects that I have to get done before…

Hobo Handbag- Is it a Hit or Miss? Fab or Drab?


Hello Handbag Junkies’ It’s Hit or Miss time! I’ve been working on my new handbag collection and was able to finish this Hobo Handbag in this zebra print before the holidays. You  know I love to mix it up a bit and decided to add a pop of red to the mix.  It’s soft, roomy and…

Crafty Design-O-Rama Link Party #23


It’s Design-O-Rama Craft Link Party Time! Only Two days before Thanksgiving and It’s time to give thanks and spend quality time with the family! So here’s wishing you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving! Some of us are already planning Christmas events and crafts so you may want to save and pin these projects for later! We have some…