Miss Mandy Bag

 *Project by Mandy @ Sugar Bee Crafts for the For Me challenge of Season 10* This week's challenge was so fun - a chance to make something for myself.  I needed a new bag and I had specific features I wanted it to include, so I decided I needed to make it - and what a perfect project for this theme.  I named it the "Miss Mandy" Bag because it was made just for me! Most bags have fairly easy and similar construction - it's the details that … [Continue reading...]

Blog Conference Tote Bag

*Project by Angie @ The Country Chic Cottage for the For Me challenge of Season 10* Whew...this competition is STIFF!  These girls are blowing me away week after week!  Angie with The Country Chic Cottage here and so glad to be back for "For Me" week.  Believe it or not, this challenge had me stumped.  Literally I had no ideas.  Most of the time I start out making something "for me" and someone else in the house claims it for themselves.  … [Continue reading...]

Family Quilt

*Project  by Jessica @ Running with Scissors for the Love challenge of Season 10* Last May my father-in-law died suddenly and without warning. It’s been a hard year for my husband’s family to say the least, and so for this week, I thought it would be appropriate to make something representing the true love within a family.  I made a quilt for my mother-in-law using shirts from my father-in-law as a reminder of Loy--her husband, my … [Continue reading...]

Sweet Heart Pillow

*Project by Shannon @ Shannon Makes Stuff for the Love challenge of Season 10* With Valentines Day right around the corner and the weekly theme of LOVE I decided I wanted to create something that would work both as decor and as something fun for my family for the season of LOVE as well. I came up with this... A Conversation Hearts Pillow. I created the pillow to look like the actual box of conversation hearts you can pick up at the … [Continue reading...]

Love Sign Knock-Off

*Project by Angie @ The Country Chic Cottage for the Love challenge of Season 10* Angie with The Country Chic Cottage here for love week!  I went to pinterest for some love project inspiration.  I fell in love with a sign there...$300!!  YIKES!  My love project became an attempt to knock off that sign on a pint size budget.  I made mine completely with things I had on hand.  Yes free to me.  My love sign knock off... Here is the … [Continue reading...]

DIY Photoshoot with Heart Bokeh

*Project  by Kirstin @ KoJo Designs for the Love challenge of Season 10* What happens when your go-to photog (who also happens to be your sister) moves across the ocean and you want to make photo Valentines? Well, first you feel a little sorry for yourself. And then you assemble a pile of supplies for a do-it-yourself, at-home photo shoot. The essentials? Some heart bokeh (the blurry heart-Christmas-lights in the background- I can't wait to … [Continue reading...]

Love Letters

*Project by Kim @ A Girl and a Glue Gun for the Love challenge of Season 10* you know..I'm not really a huge decorator for holidays (except Christmas) so i didn't want to spend my time making something that would only be shown for a good month out of the year.... and since i have been meaning to do pillows for my daughters room...i thought sure..let's do some giant love letters.... One for my daughter Jordan...and one for my daughter … [Continue reading...]

Little Red Riding Hood Cape and Basket

*Project by Christy @ Inklings & Yarns for the Red challenge of Season 14* Who doesn't love dress up clothes? Nobody, that's who. My Little Red isn't even old enough to understand what dress up is and she still loves this cape and basket I made her. The cape is made from red stretch velvet and a little satin ribbon. I used one of her many hoodies as a template for the top, measured her from the shoulders to the floor, and just … [Continue reading...]