Trick or Treat Bag

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I wanted to make Lillian’s trick or treat bag for Halloween but struggled finding fabric that I liked.  Then I found this adorable fabric at Hobby Lobby and didn’t have to wait any longer.   I made the bag the same way that I made the tote bags (found here, here, and here).  Except it… Read more »

Teacher Appreciation Gifts

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Lillian is only 2 (well almost 2) but I still wanted to do something for her daycare teachers during teacher appreciation week.  Yes, this post is a little late!  Well, I decided on a gift card for each as well a little coin purse to go along with it. The coin purse is the lil… Read more »

Easter Basket in Action

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Do you remember the Easter Basket that I made?  If not, here is the post on my experience, along with a link to the tutorial. I wanted to share pictures of Lillian using the basket during her egg hunt in the backyard. She got so excited about eggs being in the yard. Even more than… Read more »

Easter Basket

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I wanted to make Lillian’s Easter basket and decided on this style from Pink Penguin.  I did change it a little so that it would have one strap instead of two, since I think of an Easter basket as a basket with one long handle. I decided on three different fabrics for the body, plus… Read more »

Happy Valentine’s Day

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For Lillian’s daycare class I decided to make Valentine’s since there are only a total of eight kids and two teachers.  I made these from noodlehead’s blog. First, I printed the image onto white cardstock, then I let Lillian “sign” all of them. After that I cut out the cardstock and vellum and then sewed… Read more »