DIY Nook Book Holder

DIY Nook Book Holder

There was a bright spot in the interminable speeches I sat through with my daughter during college orientation weekend. A dean suggested that the students take the time to wander the stacks. His message included “wandering the stacks” of the various...
DIY PVC Apron – Keeps You Dry When Dishwashing!

DIY PVC Apron – Keeps You Dry When Dishwashing!

I was invited by Terry’s Fabrics to create a tutorial using some of their fantastic fabric!  I settled on some PVC fabric – a coated cotton fabric.  With the holidays approaching, we will be spending a lot of time at the kitchen sink washing dishes. I hate...
Upcycled Knit Sweater Hot Pad or Trivet DIY

Upcycled Knit Sweater Hot Pad or Trivet DIY

You may have read about the sad demise of my Must Have Cardigan. I made a pillow out  of it and I am enjoying seeing it on my bed.  There was quite a big of fabric available on the sleeves, so I decided to make a hot pad or trivet for a couple of hostess gifts. So if...
DIY Ipod Armband Case with Window Tutorial

DIY Ipod Armband Case with Window Tutorial

  Sometimes I over think things.  I started running last year using the Couch to 5K program.  I used an app on my  Itouch which guided me through timed walks and runs while listening to my favorite music.  I usually carried my Itouch in my pocket if I had one or in my...
T Shirt Ribbon Tutorial

T Shirt Ribbon Tutorial

I recently completed a baby quilt.  It’s a custom job for my niece who is giving it as a shower gift.  I had some shirts and backing fabric leftover so I thought I’d make a T Shirt Ribbon Blanket. Why are all the neat things invented after your kids are...