Category Archives: Holidays

Christmas Coming… Free Stuff!

I have no excuse.  Except one.  I found Facebook…. I have spent a huge…HUGE…amount of time on Facebook enjoying the family and extended family that has not been heard from in years…lol  And suddenly here I am looking down the … Continue reading

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Free Patterns at Butterick

The Butterick website has some really cute patterns on their free pattern page… here…  There are several handbags, a retro wrap and one of my favorites is the Sewer’s Organizer… Great gift ideas! Have a look…

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Please Get Permission….

I have put several free patterns that were created by me  up on this site.  They were uploaded with the thought in mind that others might like to use them.  If they are  used  for personal use… that’s great.  If they are … Continue reading

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Those Darn Socks! and Save Handmade!

I finally finished those socks that I have remade a half dozen times… DH has worn them now a few times to sleep in and has pronounced them good, so I guess it was all worth it..lol   Now I will … Continue reading

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Flu? Illegal to sell hand made baby booties?

I know it has been a while since I posted…life got a bit busy, then of all things, DH came down with something like the flu… now I have it.   And have had it for 4 days or so…  I … Continue reading

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Pam Kellogg… New Inspirational Format

For some time I have blogged about how much I love the embroidery patterns designed by Pam Kellogg.   Hers is one of the sites I check most often to see what’s up on my network of  “thread and yarn addicts”…lol…  I … Continue reading

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Mailable Cookie Recipes Anyone?

It’s that time of year again when everyone is making their plans for the Christmas holidays… mailing cards and cookies is coming to the forefront of the plans.  I was wandering through some of my links that I have kept … Continue reading

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