Creative Crafting

Felt Christmas Stockings

Of course, I ALWAYS love this time of year. But there is definitely something special about our first Christmas as Mr. and Mrs., especially being in a new home in a new city. We have really made our house feel like home over the last several months, and Christmas is no exception. This week, I… Continue reading Felt Christmas Stockings

12 in 2012, Life As I Know It

Stitch Witchery {12 in 2012}

I have successfully completed my first item from my 12 in 2012 list. I pulled out my pile of "clothes to be repaired" and sorted it out. Some were not worth saving, but some were. And I saved them with stitch witchery. This was my first experience with stitch witchery, and I'm now obsessed. I… Continue reading Stitch Witchery {12 in 2012}

Creative Crafting, Daily Notes

Counted Cross Stitching

I'm a dork, and I know it, and I own it. My latest project is really a flashback to childhood. My grandmother and I used to do all sorts of sewing projects, and I started really loving counted cross stitch in particular. However, it's not something I ever really do - most kits at Michaels… Continue reading Counted Cross Stitching

Creative Crafting, Daily Notes

Homemade Stockings with Kids

While my 6th-grade pal and I made ornaments last week, we also made some stockings. This was a quick and easy project to do with the middle schooler. Let me say that I do not want to be responsible for her finger getting sewn through by the sewing machine, so I did most of that… Continue reading Homemade Stockings with Kids