Fast and Easy Holiday Tea Towels

Fast and Easy Holiday Tea Towels

LeAnn Bird from www.pantryfriendlycooking.com sent in this very cute tea towel idea. They involve simple sewing skills, and she tells you what you can do if you can’t make a button hole.  What a great idea for a last minute gift too! Thank you, LeAnn for these irresistible towels! From LeAnn – I am not a crafter but I could not resist this cute tea towel that hangs over the oven door handle. It is made from two dish towels of contrasting coordinating fabrics. I made about 6 in about 2…

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How to Make Pretty and Easy Dresses, Necklaces, Barrettes, and Decorate Shoes for Girls

How to Make Pretty and Easy Dresses, Necklaces, Barrettes, and Decorate Shoes for Girls

My beautiful niece was getting married.  My children were seeing family members they hadn’t seen for awhile, and I wanted to get them nice dresses that were age appropriate.  I have a serious hangup about dressing young girls like teenagers. I thought I was so slick ordering dresses on clearance online from a very well known (and respected) department store.  When the dresses arrived, what I had were cheaply made, ill fitted dresses that the children didn’t want to wear because, “It feels scratchy!” The dresses made a quick return…

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