kojotutorial- anthropologie knock off flutter curtains

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This isn’t a surprise to you, but my “Repurposed” entry for So You Think You Can Sew Week 2 is the flutter curtains (they’re a knock off of Anthropologie’s Tender Falls Shower Curtain). I’ll be honest, every time I do an Anthropologie knock off, I feel like I should start my tutorial with a Big [...]

stenciled bike shirt tutorial

Today’s guest is the lovely Jen from Tatertots and Jello. And, y’all, I love. this. girl. Not only does she crank out the tutorials like no one I know, she has fantastic decorating ideas, shares my love for glitter, and rocks the wreath (seriously, the girl makes lots of fabulous wreaths!). Tatertots and Jello is [...]

phd party how-to’s

A few details on making the PhD party decor- bookmark favors fold book page in half and then in half again (tuck the second halves inside the fold so they’re hidden) trim each end evenly and use decorative packing tape to seal off both ends punch holes in the top and thread a pom pom [...]

*wink* layettes

There isn’t a whole lot to be said in favor of the newborn-baby nighttime sleep schedule (which, incidentally, includes the newborn-parent nighttime sleep schedule as well, since the two are one and the same). Any season in life where you are waking up every couple hours is just going to be a little rough. To [...]

decor with books part 1

One of my favorite accents in Burke’s Big Boy Room is his “name wall.”  I’ve been fumbling around for an idea for finishing his cardboard letters since I got them (yep, two years ago) and couldn’t quite settle on something that I loved.  To think that my final solution wouldn’t really involve the letters themselves [...]

ruffle garland how-to

I’ve been using the spare minutes I can find here this week and there to accumulate a gigantic stack of white fabric circles.  I’m sure y’all can guess what these little gems will become- little no sew ruffles!  Miss Piper Jane comes with a high ruffle requirement- her future entails ruffle bottom onesies and ruffled [...]