easy embroidered christmas tea towels

I love gifting handmade for the holidays! Not only does the recipient get something unique, but your investment of time and talent is a gift in itself. For our large extended family Christmas dinner we exchange small, simple gifts so I decided to hand stitch some holiday themed tea towels for extended family. I foundContinue reading “easy embroidered christmas tea towels”

easy traveler’s notebooks with the stitch happy

Hey there, friends! Happy Friday! Being a scrapbooker/memory-keeper at heart, I’m really intrigued by this new Traveler’s Notebook trend I’m seeing all over the interwebs. I love the idea of having a notebook you can carry around in your purse on your travels and at your events or celebrations for journaling and documenting your memories.Continue reading “easy traveler’s notebooks with the stitch happy”

Look what I made (summer project #4)

I’m really not an experienced/skilled seamstress. I’ve made a few simple curtains and throw pillows over the years. Even a few simple Halloween costumes, but I hardly ever break out my sewing machine. Call it nesting, summer boredom, inspiration, whatever, but I caught the “homemade/homespun” bug this summer and decided to bust out my much-neglectedContinue reading “Look what I made (summer project #4)”

Mini-albums 101 and summer project #3

If you are looking for some mini-album inspiration, or would like to learn more about making them, stop by write.click.scrapbook. and check out this week’s fabulous hostess, Sara Winnick. Her minis are simple, adorable, and inspiring. She’s sharing her mini album secrets, and hosting a challenge + giveaway. You won’t want to miss it! BelowContinue reading “Mini-albums 101 and summer project #3”