|Pattern Review ||10/15/12 4:11 PM|
|No Pattern Used - N/A Candy Corn Pillows |
Okay, it's Halloween time and I've got candy corn on the brain. Happens every year -- I love those little things!
Decided that this year I would try making some decorative candy corn pillows -- and actually burn some calories rather than stock up on them!
This was a really simple project -- one y...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/28/12 4:38 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 42259-1005 Pillowcase Dress |
I've been wanting to make a pillowcase dress for my three year old (okay, almost four years old!) grand-daughter. When I came across some neat fairy print fabric, I knew I had what I needed (she is completely bonkers for fairies!)
This is a self-drafted "pattern" -- although there's not much of a ...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/26/12 2:44 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - Tarot Bag Tarot Bag |
I usually keep my tarot cards in little wooden boxes that I make. Recently, one of the boxes split and I decided to replace it with a bag.
Tarot bags are pretty common -- go to Ebay and you'll see a zillion of them. Problem is, practically every one is a drawstring bag. Not that I have anything ...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/25/12 12:55 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 42259-1003 Battery Bandolier |
I've got a three year old grand-daughter who loves her battery operated games and toys. This means grandpa spends a lot of time searching for AA batteries!
Battery packaging leaves a lot to be desired -- which means batteries often get scattered or lost.
I decided to make my grand-daughter a batt...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/8/12 10:47 AM|
|No Pattern Used - none Lunch Bag |
I don't always get to bring my lunch to work -- I travel a lot and usually end up at a restaurant or a company cafeteria -- but usually use just a plain brown paper bag when I do get a chance to bring my lunch. The size is just right and it's easy to carry.
Got me to thinking -- rather than try to...more...