Each year, Rae Gun Ramblings hosts a Happy Harry Potter blog series.  It's full of all kinds of fun Harry Potter crafts, printables and party ideas. I'm excited to be participating again this year sharing a tutorial to make these Harry Potter Pencil ...

 

DIY Harry Potter Pencil Pouches and more...

DIY Harry Potter Pencil Pouches

Each year, Rae Gun Ramblings hosts a Happy Harry Potter blog series.  It’s full of all kinds of fun Harry Potter crafts, printables and party ideas. I’m excited to be participating again this year sharing a tutorial to make these Harry Potter Pencil Pouches. I’ve even included a free cut file for your Cricut machine so you can make them yourself at home! (this post contains affiliate links)

Our family LOVES Harry Potter. I don’t know quite how it happened, but we’ve all listened to the audiobook series at least 4 times.  They are the perfect audiobooks to...

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How to Fix a Broken Jeans Button

Last month while we were on vacation, the button fell off my favorite pair of white jeans.  Not wanting to lose my favorite pair of jeans, I decided I’d better figure out how to fix a broken jeans button. I think I’ve got a pretty good solution, and thought I’d share with you what I figured out.

Have you ever had something bad or annoying happen then have it snowball into a lot of things not going your way? Well that kinda happened me when we were in Italy in May.  (Before I got to far, just know that I realize this is more of an “interesting story” than a...

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Tips for Sewing with Double Gauze Fabrics

Have you ever heard of double gauze fabric? Have you ever wondered how to sew with it?  It’s a lot easier than you think!

Today I’m happy to be sharing with you a few tips for sewing with double gauze fabrics.  If you like this post then you may also like this Double Gauze Quilted Blanket tutorial. 

My Wonderland Two fabric line with Riley Blake Designs featured a print that was designed to exclusively be printed on double gauze fabric. This month I’ve been working on a few tutorials to share with you using double gauze fabrics. I thought before I shared the ideas that...

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Handmade Dress Ideas using Safari Party Fabrics

Safari Party fabrics hit stores this month! All month long I’ll be sharing lots of DIY projects, sewing patterns, quilt ideas and free sewing tutorials with you. I promise you won’t be “short on ideas” when it comes to summer sewing sewing projects! Let’s kick things off with a few handmade dress ideas.

When my girls were younger I used to love to stitch them up handmade dresses for all kinds of occasions. In addition to Easter dresses, I also loved to make them skirts for holidays (you can see one here and here), summery dresses, and cute outfits for them to...

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5 fun Summer Projects to tackle this weekend!

We got home this week from a 3 week-long road trip (I think I may have mentioned that already, I feel like I’m starting to sound like a broken record *wink*). Now that we are home, summer has finally settled in at our house.  Along with it has come lazy days, hot humid air, peanut butter sandwiches for lunch, and an overall feeling of laziness. If it would ever stop raining that feeling would be amplified by the smell of sunscreen and chlorine.  Our recent rainy weather has given us an “extra” excuse to lay around the house all day (like we need more than one excuse  to...

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As a reminder; the password for the free printables and patterns is: polkadots

 
   
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