DIY

Upcycled Pencil Roll

I had an order for a pencil roll from my shop. The customer requested denim fabric. I had been saving some jeans that were too small or had torn in unflattering places (back pocket area) for another project, so I cut a section from the pant leg and the button and made this….I love the way it turned out! It just […]

Tutorial: Marshmallow Pops

Gather your ingredients: Marshmallows Candy Melts/Dipping Chocolate Lollipop Sticks (found in the cake decorating & candy making section in your local craft store or Walmart) Your favorite sprinkles or sugar sprinkles Don’t forget to grab your little “helper”… Melt the candy melts/chocolate in the microwave for 30 seconds at a time. Stir and reheat for […]

Stitches by Sara: Coffee Cozies

Meet the Coffee Cozy… Want to save the planet in style? Jazz up your java! This coffee cozy is lined to protect your hands from the warm cup. Designer fabric has been chosen to give your coffee a one-of-a-kind look so no one will pick up your coffee by mistake! An elastic band and button […]

Pasta…It’s to “dye” for!

What do you do when your pantry is full of pasta and you still have coupons to get more pasta for 30 cents a box? You dye it! Easy-Peasy Dyed Pasta Tutorial Materials: fun-shaped pasta rubbing alcohol food coloring -Place pasta in a plastic bag -Pour a few tablespoons of rubbing alcohol into the bag […]

Jonah’s 2nd Sesame Street Birthday Party

Just wanted to show some highlights of Jonah’s 2nd birthday….I made the flag pennant for the table (it was super, super easy and took only a few minutes) A close up of the cupcakes I made…Elmo, Oscar, Cookie Monster, and Big Bird Oscar the Grouch Cupcakes-marshmallow eyes, oreo mouth, piped icing for the rest. Super […]