Full disclosure. I actually started this DIY project years ago for a sweet young family member. But life was super busy, working full time, taking care of family and raising a teenager. Maybe you can relate? I ended up tucking it away. Now, this sweet...

Last week I had the pleasure of visiting a great little fabric store in St Paul, MN, called the Sewing Lounge. They specialize in apparel fabrics and are also highly regarded for their classes, camps, sewing instruction, and support. The Sewing Lounge has a beautiful collection...

With Valentine's Day fast approaching, I want to share another handmade gift idea that you can make for a special person in your life. I've seen variations of this frame for sale in the past and I always thought it would be fun to try...

Happy New Year Friends! I’ve been working on my new year’s intentions this week, as one does this time of year, and the graphic designer in me needed a pretty and organized format to do so. (Yes, it’s a blessing and a curse.) I thought I'd...

The holidays are synonymous with visiting or visitors. As a guest, I am always taking mental notes of wonderfully welcoming guest room ideas so that I can return the favor someday in my home. To help jog my memory and help yours too, I've created...

Homemade goods seem to touch a place in our hearts, and I think you'll agree these Christmas stocking ideas (and tutorial) are no exception. They combine cozy sweaters and the holidays; a perfect recipe for the season. I hope you are inspired to make one...

Though it is technically fall, I'm still holding on to summertime with both hands. And here in Minnesota, our trees are kinda doing the same thing! They are still 99 percent green. Say what? So then, to mark the end of the summer and the...