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{DIY} Mason Jar Sewing Kit – the tween version

This is certainly not a new idea.  I don't claim to have made it up.  I'm just sharing my version.  I made this as a gift for a girl who just turned 12.  I've seen lots of gorgeous versions online like this one on Amazon, but I needed to make ...

{DIY} Panels with Grommets

Yesterday I shared the little pillow going in Charlotte's 3 year old room when we move to Japan. So today I have the matching window treatments. A few weeks ago I shared the inspiration for this room...but you know sometimes you get to the ...

{DIY} Love You to Pieces Skirt

Hey!  I'm excited to share this tutorial with you. This is another great way to use up scraps. My mom had made a quilt using Anna Maria Horner's new line Loulouthi - and she had some wonderful scraps leftover. We found this skirt as ...

{DIY} Anthropologie-inspired Headband

Okay, sincerest apologies for flaking out on you for the last week. I didn’t really mean for that to happen, but I was in the process of getting our family completely out of TN and down to FL. We will be here for the next 2 months before we move to ...

Rustic Spindle Bench

My husband is in the process of building us a dinner table.  I wanted something really rustic - farm table style - chunky legs - you know.  So to go around the table, we are using several chairs, all of the different and this cool bench that he ...

*CTSB*{DIY} Anthopologie-inspired Door Hanging

Wooo hoooo! It's time to kick those summertime blues! It's hot - the kids are a little antsy...so let's stay in the AC and get crafty! We rearranged the "Summertime Blues" schedule a little so I'll be kicking things off today with this Anthro-knock ...

The “Too Hot To Shop Shirt”

Need to boost your wardrobe, but really don't feel like loading up the kids and heading to the store? It's basically a pillowcase dress turned into a shirt. $68  

DIY Fabric Tangram with Drawstring Bag

I have to credit my friend Emily with this idea; she has made tangrams out of cardstock, but suggested that since I love fabric, I should make a fabric one for Charlotte.  So that's what I did! If you would like to make one too, here's the ...

Classic Americana – a dress tutorial

It's that lovely time of year - fireworks, berry cobblers, cookouts, and family gatherings. Hooray for the red, white, and blue! Charlotte needed a new dress for the 4th of July. We had snagged a Tommy Hilfiger dress shirt at our local thrift ...

Beginner Maxi Dress

Happy Friday friends! Today I have the world's easiest dress for you - and it is so comfortable (and I had a coupon for the fabric so it only cost $13)! and let me just say - modeling is hard. That's probably why those Anthro models ...

{DIY} 6 Piece Beach Ball Pillow

Well it finally feels like summer!  I don't know how it's been where you live, but we've had a pretty cool spring, and I am ready for warm days and balmy nights. Today I want to share my Beach Ball Pillow Tutorial with you. Where might you ...

Make Your Own Mish Mash Anthropologie Necklace

So I made this necklace yesterday morning - it's my own creation, but it was inspired by these three necklaces from Anthropologie. Can you see how I kind of mixed them all together? I love them all individually - but used the beads I had in  ...