Boutique Bow Ties

It’s not often I get to style four kids at once. Last weekend my girls and my godsons were all able to get fancy for a Fall wedding in the mountains of North Carolina. I had fun putting the pieces together, but I knew I wouldn’t be able to find the bow ties I had… 

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Santa Starts Early, too

Santa can’t get all of his work done at the last minute, and neither can we. Ready to get started on that holiday crafty to-do list? Today we’re blogging at Skip to My Lou as part of their Holiday Bake, Craft & Sew Along Series. You’ll find the full tutorial for this Santa Bag there– along with… 

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Handmade Dress Up with The Train to Crazy

Hi guys!  We’re over at The Train to Crazy today as part of Andrea’s Handmade Dress Up series.  We’re sharing our tutorial for our comfy-as-jammies princess costumes.  If you’re new, go check them out, or if you say “meh, that’s old news, Crafterhours”, then just head over there for the rest of the month for… 

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Christmas in September

It is a dark, rainy, yucky day here. Normally I wouldn’t even try to take photos. But I took a photography seminar recently that helped me practice playing around with exposure, and I’m not unhappy with what I was able to get out of a really, really, really dark day. I mean, a bright day… 

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Stash Slash Giveaway WINNER!

There’s this fabric on Stash Slash I’d snatch up if I could think of where I’d wear it. It’s called “slipper satin” and I love the way that sounds. I think I’d walk around all day in it saying “ssssslipper sssssatin” over and over and over again. And when one wears vintage ’50s sssslipper ssssatin… 

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Right Side Up Again

With the opening of the front door yesterday, my world was at peace. On September 1st last year, my husband set out for a year-long assignment on the other side of the world. We were able to see him three times over the course of the year, a fact I’m most grateful for knowing that… 

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