Sewing Tip ~ Recycling Old Placemats.


Myra at So Sew Easy shares tips on how to Recycle Old Placemats ~ Doing Your Part To Reduce Waste! I know the holidays are quickly approaching and this would be a great idea to decorate your tables using your favorite fabric designs. I think making a super easy slip cover for your old vinyl…

Not your Ordinary Journal!


This journal emerged from disaster! On Monday, my craft room was in a State of Emergency!  Lucky for me there was also a State of Emergency on the roads too!  Snow and Ice didn’t deter me from organizing my craft room! I’ve organized this room before, but it always turned into a disaster room after every…

A Frugal Pattern Making Pursuit


If you love to copy sewing patterns, or if you make your own sewing patterns here’s a cost saving tip for you! Trace your pattern onto a paper drop cloth, which can be found at your local hardware store in the paint section. This recycled paper roll is 140-ft x 2.33 ft., and cost between $5-$10.  If you…

Sneak Peek Friday’s


 Here’s a sneak peek into the world of La Cartera! What’s Happening in the Polls? Here’s Poll Daddy’s sneak peek results of  my Poll ”Color My Purse Beautiful”.  The preview results are surprising to me with 60% of the vote favoring neutral colors??   The poll closes on Monday, January 28,2013, so don’t forget to cast your vote Click Here!….