DIY Upcycled Sweatshirt to Hockey Jersey

DIY Upcycled Sweatshirt to Hockey Jersey

Since I am a relatively new hockey mom, I do not have a lot of spirit wear. We had a lot of tournament games over the holiday season, so I whipped up this throwback-style hockey jersey one day. It was fairly easy to create. I started with an oversized (and stained)...
Baby Sports Blanket

Baby Sports Blanket

My niece sent me these photos of her adorable daughter in her Kent State gear! She is so precious! I made her the bib and the blanket. My niece and her husband both graduated from Kent State, so it was their idea to base the blanket on their three shirts, centered on...
Deconstructing a Varsity Jacket

Deconstructing a Varsity Jacket

A jacket, circa 1968, that belonged to my customer’s father. He was ready to get it out of the closet, but his wife was not so sure. It was tattered in spots, but was a generous size. I thought it would be fun to incorporate the leather sleeves. I barely had...
Using Kraft-tex and Vinyl to Repair Prayer Book

Using Kraft-tex and Vinyl to Repair Prayer Book

Mom’s prayer book has been used quite a bit. Do you think that is a big part of how she survived us six kids? It was held on by one thread in the binding. She has a few loose pages and many prayer cards and holy cards tucked into it. She also had a vinyl cover...