I shared this fun tutorial last week over on Riley Blake's blog as part of their Design Team. We sure love working with them and the wonderful fabric.Today I wanted to share this fun Strip Quilted Dish Mat.I was at my sister's house when she whipped one of these out that her mother-in-law had made. I needed one and I know you do too. Oh, and they are so easy and fun that you probably want to make some for your friend's and family members for gifts. Fabric requirements:I used … [Read more...] about Strip Quilted Dish Mat
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I was the Camp Director for our Young Women Camp this past summer (LDS girls camp), where the theme was "Stand Ye in Holy Places." I REAAAALLLLY have had it on my list for awhile to make my own DIY marquee sign--and searching on Pinterest brought up some great tutorials on awesome blogs all over the place. So right before I went to YW Camp I decided we HAD to have our own marquee sign with the theme "STAND"! :) So teaming up with my sweet husband, we made it happen! Here's how.What I used to … [Read more...] about DIY Marquee Sign
I love a good hot chocolate and this Starbucks Salted Caramel or the dark chocolate are my favorites.It's a sad day when I have to trade in my flip flops for real shoes, but if I do at least I have Smartwool socks to help get me through. They are a favorite at our house, and somehow Santa always seems to sneak a pair into each of our stockings. My husband loves the Diamond Jims. I like the taller socks to wear with boots, but my favorite are the ultra light PhD ankle socks. Normally I … [Read more...] about Cool Weather Picks
It's that time of year. Grab your recent family pictures and start making your Christmas cards!We are lucky to partner with Black River Imaging again, to not only show off the amazing possibilities they have, but to giveaway $150 credit to their site for one lucky reader! Now onto the cards! Nikkala is always killing us with her creativity. This year she is using one of the LOFT shaped cards. Love these. And I love how she was able to add the smallest details to the front of her card … [Read more...] about Christmas Card Inspiration 2013
You've pinned lots of cool stuff on all those Pinterest boards, haven't you? Now come to Pinners Conference where Pinterest comes to life! PREREGISTRATION CLOSED, ARRIVE AT THE DOOR WITH "CHICKS13" DISCOUNT CODE AND YOU WILL STILL BE ABLE TO GET THE DISCOUNT. This show is mainly about two cool things: fun classes and plentiful shopping. It will feature nearly 80 top classes from the coolest presenters in the nation. Check out the "Presenters" tab to learn more. You'll also enjoy … [Read more...] about For YOU, the Pinners Conference, COME!!!