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Welcome Wall Banner DIY

The fabric for this post was provided by Riley Blake Designs for my participation in the Flower Market blog tour. The project and opinions are my own. This post also contains affiliate links to products I use where I may receive a small payment if a purchase is made at no additional cost to you. There is a spot in my new home where I love to hang a little banner. I have made a few so far, this Merry…

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Simple Christmas Banner with the Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. You guys know how much I LOVE my Cricut Maker! Today, I’m going to share with you 5 reasons why I love it as well as walk you through how to make this fun Merry and Bright Christmas banner with your Cricut Maker! 5 reasons I love my Cricut Maker The first reason I love the Cricut Maker is the adaptive…

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Halloween Mini Banner

I love to decorate for Halloween. And I love making mini banners. So combine the two- and I’m in heaven. This fun Halloween Mini Banner can be made simply by gluing the felt pieces on, or more intricate by using embroidery to add detail and interest to your applique. This project first appeared on The Polka Dot Chair blog and I am re-sharing it here for my readers. Make a Halloween Mini Banner To start, you need your pennants. You…

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Sew a Birthday Banner with the Cricut Maker

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Cricut. The opinions and text are all mine. This post also contains affiliate links, which means if you make a purchase through one of those links I may receive a small commission at no extra charge to you. Birthdays are a big deal at our house. In a large family it can be hard to feel like you are noticed or appreciated, but on your birthday- you know it!!…

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Mini Banner Flags

I love making mini banners for accent pieces in my decor. They use a fairly small amount of fabric, can be customized for any style and they are a quick and satisfying project for an afternoon. Today I’m going to share with you the measurements and methods I use to make these mini banner flags. You can hang them individually with dowels and twine. They  make a great addition to a gallery wall. Or, use them as ornaments on a…

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Scalloped skirt and floral garland with Lily fabric from Penny Rose

I am so excited to participate today on the Lily fabric tour for Penny Rose Fabrics. I had so much fun sewing up this scalloped skirt, mini tote and darling fabric banner using the pink and yellow colorways that I was provided by Penny Rose Fabrics. The first thing I thought of when I saw this fabric was pink lemonade. It’s just so happy and bright. It was almost exactly 6 years ago that I first published this skirt tutorial.…

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Canvas Christmas Tree Guest Post and a Giveaway!

Today I’m over at Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Decorate series. I am sharing a Canvas Christmas Tree Banner , these are quick to whip up for holiday gift giving. In fact, you won’t want to miss all the handmade gift ideas! I have joined over 100 bloggers to share some amazing homemade gift ideas……..Plus I get to be part of an amazing sewing giveaway too. See Below… This is one is sew…

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Doodlebug Designs Simply Put Banner

My craft room is definitely my happy place.  It’s where I go to create and enjoy some of my down time.  It is also where I like to put things that make me happy.  Happy = creativity for me, so that’s where I’m trying to go with my decor.  When we did the door POV reveal I showed you one corner of my craft room where I store my Doodlebug Design supplies.  Now that I’m on their design team as…

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Point of Review Reveal- WALLS

I feel sort of like time keeps speeding up.  Before I even know it, another month has gone by and it’s time again for our Point of View reveal.  I’m grateful for this “required” creativity, because I wouldn’t have posted at all this summer without it.  There are some great ideas in today’s reveal, I hope you’ll click over and check them all out. Steph- Crafting in the RainLeanne- Organize and Decorate EverythingAmy- Ameroonie DesignsJonie- Just Between FriendsAshlee- I’m Topsy…

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Polka dot garland

Last week was my turn to host our neighborhood co-op preschool.  Monday also happened to be my daughter’s 4th birthday.  Luckily our letter was P so we hosted a Letter “P” party that doubled as her birthday party.I’ll be sharing more details this week, but first up is this polka-dot garland.  All of my kids were impressed, thinking it must have taken me a long time.  But really, this is a pretty simple project.  It was even easier with My…

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