Monthly Archives: January 2012

Old 80s leather jacket to twenty twelve bag

I’ve never made a leather bag before but, when I saw this jacket at the Salvation Army for four bucks, I knew I had to give it a try.   I looked at this project as an experiment. I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Meet Shey, my first Refashion Icon of the Month

Talk about talented and creative! Meet Shey, from Modesty is Pretty  This stylish kindergarten teacher from Texas really knows how to rock the refashion world. Visit her blog to see some amazing transformations and read on to be inspired. 1. In … Continue reading

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A Kindle Cover: The next giveaway

Just be a follower of my blog and you’ll be entered in this Kindle cover giveaway.

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And the winner is…………

Congratulations to Cindy Alesch!!!! You just won the first giveaway!

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First giveaway ends on Wednesday, Jan. 4.

I’ll be picking a winner on Wednesday, January 4 at 5 pm Pacific time. All you have to do to be entered in the drawing is sign up as a follower of this post and leave a comment. If you … Continue reading

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Just imagine……..

Just imagine what you would do if you could have some time to do anything you wanted. I was lucky to be able to work half time a few years ago. I used that time to just imagine what I … Continue reading

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Will the real mitten tutorial, please stand up!

In one of my earlier posts, I linked you to a tutorial on making mittens. Although a great tutorial, it wasn’t the one I actually used. (Oops, my bad). After finishing this pair of mittens to go along the hat … Continue reading

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