Month: November 2007

Wellness Bag

My poor mom was sick most of the year before they realized her office walls were filled with mold. Needless to say, her health has been on my mind a lot so this “Wellness Bag” is for her…

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November 28 ~ Drawstring Bags

With Amy’s drawstring variations and Suzanne’s incredible bagsket design you can enclose your gifts with style. Adjust bag and bagsket dimensions to “wrap” anything on your list for an environmentally-friendly (and beautiful) way to give…

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Fantastic new fabric for your projects!

AH just released a new collection, Fashion for the Home. As the name implies, it is home-dec weight cotton, which they are calling “oxford” but feels to me more like denim. It is 8.7 oz per square yard, which is nice and sturdy, but not too, too heavy. It is 45″ wide. This fabric would be absolutely perfect for grocery totes!

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Rice Heat Therapy Bag Tutorial

Lauren and I both wanted to make heat therapy rice bags for gifts this year, but we couldn’t find any tutorials for bags with washable covers. I figured it out and whipped up a couple of pretty, easy bags, for both hot and cold therapy.

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November 6 ~ Blankets for Baby

These are all fantastic tutorials if you want to make blankets for babies (and really, who doesn’t want to make cozy things for the babies on your list?!). Using some of these same techniques you can also make great gifts for kids, grandparents and really anyone else on your holiday gift list…

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November 5 ~ Tote Bags

Totes are the ultimate crafty gift. You can personalize these in so many different ways, through your fabric, style and embellishment choices. You can also go one step further and get creative with what you add to the tote!…

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November 1 ~ Aprons

Everyone can use a good apron. Even if you already have several, a new one is always special. Matching aprons for couples? Aprons to help your favorite crafter or Laundry King/Queen with their “work?” Little aprons for the youngest cooks in the family?…

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