Embroidered Christmas Towels

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Last year, shortly before I retired, I purchased a new sewing machine, a Janome Memory Craft 9900.  I had wanted a better machine and one that could embroider for years, but the now it seemed the time was right.  Of course it sat in the box in my kitchen for about 6 weeks before I got the […]

Knit Cowl: Free Pattern

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Last minute handmade holiday charge anyone? Whether you are a fast knitter looking for a gift idea, or you are looking for a fun gift for yourself may I recommend this handy dandy knit cowl? This pattern is great for beginners, and a fun project for those with more experience. You can download the PDF […]

Handmade Christmas Wrapping

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I am sure that we have spent a small fortune in Christmas wrapping paper over the years.  I grew up in a family of six children and Santa never wrapped anything.  I am sure by the time my parents bought gifts for all of us the last thing they had dollars for was wrapping paper.  I […]

Sweet Christmas Eve

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Christmas Eve and the tree is trimmed.  The kids are excited for Santa and all snug in their new jammies.  This is the final day of Ruffled PJ Tour. We hope that you have enjoyed seeing all the different variations. Remember that you can pick up your copy of the pattern today until midnight for […]

Soft PJ’s for Cozy Winter Nights

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We are reminded every day at this time of year how nice it is to settle down in something cozy on these long winter nights.  It’s been so much fun to see all the variations on the Ruffled PJ Pattern.  We think  you will love the versatility of this pattern as the ladies today show us. […]

Cold Weather- Bright Happy Fabric

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Winter Pjs can still be bright and fun! All three guests show us fun mixes and matches and bright colors today. Remember you can pick up your copy of the Ruffled PJ pattern for this just $5 this week. Please visit the ladies below to see all of their great week and bright happy pjs. […]

Christmas Prep Time!

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As we get closer to the St. Nicholas Holiday we are thinking more and more about Christmas preparation.  New dresses, shirts and pants and of course for Christmas Eve,  new Jammies.  Today is Day 3 of our Christmas PJ Tour and we have two more talented ladies here to show off their creations.  This week […]

Winter Ready

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We haven’t hit the tree lot yet, but yesterday we put up our small fake tree in the kids room, they couldn’t wait any longer to break out the Christmas lights. That teamed with the negative temps and, of course, Holiday Pajamas, are solid indicators its December around here! Day two of our pajama tour […]

Ruffled PJ Pattern Holiday Jammies Tour Day 1

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Hi All! We are excited to be sharing a week of Pjs with you. New Pjs on Christmas eve are a must around here, and I know many of you out there are sewing up new cozy pjs for the winter. Enjoy the great jammies this week, and pick up your own pattern for $5 […]

The Turkey Bone Sleigh

Two years ago at this time we told you how to take your turkey carcass and turn it into a glittery Christmas Sleigh.  It was a project that the whole family (at least all the siblings) got into.  So in case you missed it, here it is again. My husband’s family has a running joke at Thanksgiving. […]