May, 2011

Bei Fiori Winner – and another Guest Post!

So I’m all over the place this week. I warned you. ;) I’m like a blogging Paris Hilton –  Only shorter. And not blond. And. . . well. I guess not so much. Anyway – I’m over at Yesterday on Tuesday now – sharing my new favorite necklace. (on an…

Visiting at A Couple of Craft Addicts!

Hey all – are you recovering from the long weekend? I don’t know about you – but I need a nap. ;) I think Memorial Day is the start of summer. Oh I know it’s not “officially” summer yet – but doesn’t it feel like it’s time to head to…

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Critter Nursery Blanket Knockoff

A couple of months ago one of my sweet friends, Michele, from The Scrap Shoppe, needed some guest posts for her maternity leave – so she could spend some time with her darling new little guy. And oh – is he darling. :) I wanted to do a “baby” craft…

Happy Memorial Day!

I hope you are all having a wonderful Memorial Day with your family and friends! Thank you so much to all the troops serving right now – and for those who have lost family members or friends in the military. We are thinking about you today and are so grateful…

Think Pink Sundays No. 12 & Bei Fiori Giveaway!

Welcome to Think Pink Sundays! I just love to promote handmade shops – so before we get to linking I have a WONDERFUL giveaway for you – really gorgeous stuff! I’d like to introduce you to Bei Fiori!! Marilyn has filled her shop with beautiful linens, pillows and more! Take…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!

Happy Friday!!! Happy Friday on a three day weekend!!! Woohoo! :) I can’t wait to show off the features from this week’s Think Pink Sunday! How could I not feature this fabulous Kate Spade Flamingo Beach Tote knockoff by Donatella at Inspiration & Realisation??? I think she made it just for me!…

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Memorial Day Printables

So somehow Memorial Day snuck up on me. Seriously – how on earth did we get to the end of May so quickly?? I was thinking about our plans for the weekend – and of course my thoughts turned to food. Try not to be shocked. What do you think…

Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day Winner!

 I’m excited to announce the winner of the Sew Mama Sew Giveaway! I had such a blast reading all your comments – we had visitors from all over the world!! The winner is lucky number 617!!  Out of all the entries, and countries – the lucky winner lives about a…

Dutch Wax Collage Bracelet Knockoff

Yep. I’ve gone visiting at my favorite website to knock off again. . . Oh – you’re new here? I occasionally like to make things that can be found at Anthropologie. Sometimes. Ok. A lot. But their jewelry is like a siren’s call – I can’t resist it. My latest?…

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Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day!!

Welcome to Sew Mama Sew’s Giveaway Day!!   If you haven’t visited Flamingo Toes before, I’d like to welcome you! Here’s a little sample of some of the projects you can find here . . . I’d love it if you take some time to look around while you’re here – I have lots of…

Think Pink Sunday’s No. 11!

I want to do a quick shoutout for Sew Mama Sew’s Giveaway Day!!! The Giveaway Day is Monday May 23. Sew Mama Sew will have a HUGE master list of everyone participating – so get your entering skills on. This’ll be a short one – giveaways will be open through May 25…

Crafty Girls Workshop Giveaway Winner

For those of you still left after the rapture, I have something to console you. I’m excited to announce the winner of the Crafty Girls Workshop giveaway! The lucky winner is . . . . . . Yay Eileen!! I’m sending you an email – if I don’t hear back within…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!

Happy Friday!! I hope you have all had a fabulous week! I’m sharing my highlights of the week at the end of the post this week – because I want to make sure that the Features are the main part of the post. I want this more about you than…

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Swirly Sweater Refashion

I have been wanting to do a sweater refashion for a while – and when I saw Ellie G’s over at Less Cake More Frosting – I knew the direction I wanted to go! I love the swirls she painted on – I think they’re just darling. And so is…

Silly New PJ’s with Heat Transfers!

When I found out the Silhouette promo was going to be Heat Transfer – I knew just what to do – new, funny pj’s – for me and my daughter! Before we get to my projects, let me give you the scoop on the awesome promo! This month you can…

Crafty Girls Workshop Giveaway

There’s nothing better than starting a Monday with the chance to win a fun giveaway! That is exactly what I have for you! Have you checked out my sweet sponsor, Crafty Girls Workshop? Crafty Girls Workshop is a fabulous source for fabric, patterns and kits – all at great prices! Take…

May Follower Giveaway Winner!

I hope you all had a great weekend!! I’m excited to announce the winner of the May Follower giveaway! The lucky winner of the Necklace, Earrings and Bracelet is . . . . . . Lucky No. 208 – Jeannie!! Jeannie I’ve sent you an email – if I don’t…

Think Pink Sundays No. 10

Are going to Snap! The Conference??  Snap! is a three day conference (April 19-21, 2012) held in Salt Lake City. They are currently working on the schedule but they will have four distinct tracks –  1) modern handmade 2) contemporary craft 3) events 4) DIY and home improvement.  Which…

Crush of the Week – Think Pink Features!

Happy Friday!! Did you all have a good week?? We did. Though we are in the almost-end-of-school-but-too-soon-to-start-counting-down mode. Which means that no one has any interest in going. ;) What did you think of the Weekly Highlights last Friday? Let’s give it another roll. ;) Favorite New Ice Cream of the…

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Pretty Windows Dishtowel

So I was in Joann’s last week, minding my own business. Well, not really. When I’m in Joann’s I tend to mind THEIR business. After managing a fabric store for several years, I tend to be a compulsive straightener while I’m shopping. I’m the fairy godmother of my Joann’s. “How did…