Category Archives: Sewing

Sewing Our Own Party Decorations

We are just days away from celebrating a birthday! It’s been a splendid past couple of months learning what our almost three year old would like at her parties — we’ve kept a fun (2 page) list on the refrigerator … Continue reading

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Birthday Table Runner

We’ve got a series of birthdays coming up and I thought it would be fun to create something that only “comes out” on birthdays. Seems like I remember a special plate we had when I was a kid that was … Continue reading

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Holiday Wrap Up: Crafting

This is the last of three posts recapping our 2010 holiday season in terms of food, gifts, and crafting. One of my personal holiday traditions is to try to have a homemade gift for my daughters under the Christmas tree. … Continue reading

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“Big Girl Bed” Quilt

One thing that may have (or so I tell myself) helped our oldest transition from a crib was giving her a momma made quilt. It was my first quilting project and I enjoyed the adventure very much. When our second … Continue reading

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FIGGSandSuch — what it’s all about

Hello and howdy internets! This blog figgsandsuch (I’ll explain the name in a minute) is the fulfillment of my 2011 New Year’s resolution. I have several goals for the new year and hope that you’ll enjoy reading about the fulfillment … Continue reading

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