Embellished Canvas Bag

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Women’s bible study is starting up for the fall in a few short weeks. Toting my bible study book, bible, notecards, highlighters and pen prove difficult without a bag. So I thought I would make an embellished one with some rosettes and ruffles. One of my favorite upbeat worship songs is “Oh Happy Day” by {…Read More…}





How to Make a Pinata

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I have made paperbag piñatas for my kids birthday for years.  This is such an easy craft idea and a great way to save money on birthday party piñatas.  Heck, they are so easy to make it would be fun to just make one for fun during the summer or for a back-to-school activity.  I have {…Read More…}





Cinch Drawstring Bag

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Kids love hidden things and secrets.  So it was no surprise that my daughter went crazy over her new cinch drawstring bag with a hidden pocket.  These are great little bags to take to the pool or beach.  In the pocket you can keep sunglasses, sunblock or little snacks.  This size is for about a {…Read More…}





Clothespin Bag Tutorial

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My mom had an old, ripped clothespin bag from Wal-mart that didn’t last very long.   She asked if I could revamp it for her. So I used the old bag as a template and created a tongue-in-cheek “pin up girl” bag to house her clothespins. Supplies: Dropcloth fabric red and white gingham fabric sewing {…Read More…}