My Daily To Do List

Happy New Year! If you’re trying to dig out of the mess like we are, you might appreciate this idea. Or maybe you’ll enjoy a chuckle over the ridiculousness of it. I’m a list maker. They calm me down, focus me and keep me organized. But there are some things that I do routinely that… 

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Card Stock + Mod Podge = Ornament

All of these ornaments were made with multiple layers of cardstock mod podged together.  See Susan’s tutorial for more information.  I cut these with my silhouette, but you could cut simple shapes by hand, or use a decorative paper punch.  I really love how the multiple layers of card stock make these ornaments look and… 

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Two Silhouette Shirts and Get out the vote!

Susan: Here’s a shirt I worked on with a friend. The friend’s husband is getting ready to head out on a series of loooong work trips and she’s throwing three happy hours in his honor at their favorite bars. Three stops = tour. His nickname is Zeke. We used the Silhouette’s trace function and noodled… 

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Hidden Message Shirt

This was actually my first Silhouette iron-on vinyl project.  I knew I wanted to make something using the alphabet and my daughter’s name, but I didn’t know what.  When I realized her name is in reverse alphabetic order though, it became very simple. And just because I love you, here’s an incredibly poorly lit shot… 

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Presumptuous Potholder

Well that’s a bit cheeky. Because it’s a potholder!  Get it?!  As in, “I will hold the hot things so you don’t have to”?  That probably would’ve been funnier if I hadn’t tried to explain it.  Let’s ignore my very individual sense of humor (inherited from my mom) and enjoy the freehand concentric heart quilting… 

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