Monthly Archives: June 2013

Brown and Teal Fabric

June 16, 2013
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Brown and Teal Fabric

We discovered a store called the Ribbon Retreat and found some fabric we liked.   (We even had a contest for people to win their own fat quarter set.) Here are some of the things we made.  If you want more details on any of these items, leave us a comment. Curtains were made:   Pillows…

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Family Plate

June 16, 2013
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Family Plate

For Christmas one year, I made these plates for all my family members. The plate is actually a gold charger.   Usually you can get a box  for four for really cheap at a craft store or  retail store.  (It is bigger than an actual plate and usually is used for decoration under a real…

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Sew Cherry Fabric

June 16, 2013
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Sew Cherry Fabric

Accidentally we discovered a store called The Little Fabric Stop and found some darling fabric called Sew Cherry.  (We even had a contest for people to win stuff.)  Here are some of the things we made.  If you want more details on any of these items, leave us a comment. Left to right:  Cherry Purse, Sunny…

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SEI Monsterville Paper

June 16, 2013
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SEI Monsterville Paper

In 2011 the 3 of us were able to make projects featuring SEI‘s Monsterville Paper.  These projects can be made with any type of paper. Monsterville Trees.    Monster Book Holder (great for books that are borrowed) Used an old shoe box to make it. Cookies for a Monster Used a shoebox and covered with…

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Letters for Kids’ Door

June 16, 2013
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Letters for Kids’ Door

I saw these letters in a craft store for pennies!  Simple easy gift to make and give to someone!  For sure I had paper and ribbon at home.  As I was checking out, I noticed the flowers and butterflies on clearance.  What a good day to shop! Mod Podge the paper on to the letter….…

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Bows on a Board

June 16, 2013
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Bows on a Board

There was a time when my girls wore bows and we had too many.  I got tired of them all over the place.  Now before we lost our blog, I had details on every step on making this! I took a board and measured it to the size that I wanted.  I covered it with…

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Red Thread

June 16, 2013
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Red Thread

2008:  It is finally finished… the cross stitch I have been working on for a year now. Now this isn’t by choice. Each block was released “monthly” over a course of a year. It measures three feet long.  The company that makes this pattern is Bent Creek Designs. It reads: An invisible red thread connects…

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The 9 Be’s Cross Stitch

June 16, 2013
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The 9 Be’s Cross Stitch

I actually purchased this bee cross stitch pattern and had no idea what I was going to do with it. Bobbie had a craft project where she purchased this wood square and the iron rod handle for a group project.  She had left overs.  Same with the the 9 Be’s in vinyl. I worked this…

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Grilled Pineapple

June 15, 2013
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Grilled Pineapple

This is a great Summer Time Treat. My husband does an amazing job of grilling pineapple. Get a Fresh Pineapple, Cut and Core it. Pull a sheet of Aluminium Foil and place pineapple on it. Grizzle with a mixture of Melted Butter and Brown Sugar. Fold Aluminium Foil around it and place on grill to…

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Table Runners

June 15, 2013
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Table Runners

  I have always loved the Starflower quilt block.  I have had the hardest time finding the direction from the website, so I thought I would post them here.  Then I came across this blog: Modify Tradition.  I had taken the same type of pictures and thought I’d just say visit here. But let me…

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