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Awesome Shabby Apple GIVEAWAY!

shabby apple

Happy {giveaway} Thursday! Today I have a fabulous giveaway from Shabby Apple for you! If you haven't heard of Shabby Apple dresses, they are a great new women's apparel company that makes vintage inspired modest clothing. They saw a need to: "...make women feel feminine and beautiful for what they wear, not what they bare. We offer flirty, stylish dresses a woman can wear just as comfortably in the office, at a family dinner, or on a date." Shabby Apple I currently own the navy … READ MORE

Polka Dots Frame: Willy Wonka Craft

Willy Wonka craft

Happy Wednesday! You probably won't believe me, but I've never seen the movie, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factor...no joke. So when I was challenged to go outside my "crafting comfort zone" and create an 'In Your Wildest Dreams/Willy Wonka' themed craft to be used in a popular craft store on behalf of DecoArt, I didn't know where to start!  I had to do some serious brain storming {and a frantic google search} to get a feel for the theme. I knew that candy and a golden ticket were involved in … READ MORE

15 Tips to Resizing a Pattern

how to resize a sewing pattern

Hi Crafters! There was a great discussion on the Craftaholics Anonymous facebook page on how to resize a pattern so you can sew it in different sizes with only one pattern. Here are the awesome tips and tricks that crafters {like you!} had to offer: 15 Great Tips and Tricks to Resizing a Pattern Craft Question: "I bought a pattern today for a pillowcase style dress for my daughter, it has sizes 3 up to size 8 and she is just now a 3. I would love to be able to use the other sizes as she … READ MORE

Homemade Strawberry Lemonade recipe

pink lemonade recipe

Happy Monday! I LOVE Strawberry Lemonade. It is my favorite summer sip! Its so refreshing and delicious. And talk about pretty! A couple of you asked for my Strawberry lemonade recipe after the baby shower post. So I decided I'd share my top secret recipe with you..... ok, so its not so top secret, but I've tweaked it to get the right amount of strawberry-lemon-sugar ratio so that its a little tart, but berry sweet! Strawberry Lemonade Isn't it the prettiest pink lemonade? mmmmm! I tell … READ MORE

Craft Room TOUR with Adventures of Brad and Kendra

fabric storage

Happy happy Friday!! Today Kendra is here to show off her great craft room makeover! enjoy! -Linda Hi! My name is Kendra and I blog over at Adventures of Brad & Kendra. I'm so happy to be sharing my craft room with you today. I started this blog as a creative outlet for my very techy lifestyle. Brad and I have been married for 6 years, he owns a small tech support company in Seattle and I am an electrical engineer. I started getting my creative juices flowing after joining … READ MORE