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Lace Placket on Tova Top

Sew Our Stash – Tova Top

It’s the last Thursday of the month, which means it’s time for Sew Our Stash!! How did you do this month? I’m super excited about the top I made! I’ve had the Wiksten Tova top on my list for ages and I have finally made one up. I see why…

Colorful Needle Book

Stitch On – Embroidered Needle Book

Did you stop by earlier in the week and check out my newest embroidery pattern, this cute Stitch On hoop? It’s such a cute little hoop and I love how it looks in my studio, but I wanted to show you another idea for the pattern! I used the pattern…

Stitch On Pattern

Stitch On – Free Embroidery Pattern

Today I’m sharing this cute little Mini Hoop pattern! Sometimes It’s fun to make just a cute little stitchery – perfect for a hoop art or you can use it in another project, like the one I’ll be posting later this week! It’s a fun little stitchery of a spool of…

DIY Phone Charger Holder

Easy DIY Phone Charger Holder

I don’t know about you but I’m finding my phone battery runs down fast during the day. I think it’s probably the fact that I play Amazon music all day while I’m working, and possibly that I’m checking Instagram, emails and more all day. Oh and that doesn’t even count…

Cute Fox in Glasses Quilt

Fancy Fox Quilt

Boy it has been hard to keep this quilt a secret! I’ve been dying to show you photos along the way but now that Christmas is over and I’ve finally given it to my sis, I can show it off! I made this Fancy Fox Quilt for my sis for…

Cute DIY Zipper Pouch

Floral Embroidered Zipper Pouch

  I’m kind of addicted to making zipper pouches! They are so great for keeping things organized and you can make so many different varieties. This sweet little DIY Embroidered Zipper Pouch is so fun to sew up and it would make a great gift too! Or you could buy…

Top 15 Projects of 2015

Top 15 Projects of 2015

Well my goodness, I can hardly believe it’s time for another year-end post! This has been such an amazing year – in looking back I am so excited about all the fun projects and adventures. I’m so thankful for all our new friends and all of you who visit and…

DIY Tablet Cover with Pocket

DIY Tablet Cover

Are you still making gifts?! There’s still plenty of time! (At least, that’s what I’m telling myself.)  Well today I have a quick gift idea that only takes a little while to sew up! This Ribbon Tie Tablet Cover is so easy and fun to make! It’s a great way…

Easy DIY Stocking

Meowy Christmas Vinyl Stocking

I have a fun stocking tutorial for you today! It’s perfect for your friends that love cats – or if you want to make a stocking for your furry friend! It’s so easy to customize with whatever you’d like too – it’s made with fuzzy heat transfer vinyl so you…

Plaid and Polkadot Deer Dish towel

Plaid & Polkadot Deer Dish Towel

I just love creating fun dish towels – I think they really dress up the kitchen and they make such great gifts! This snazzy little deer towel would be perfect as a hostess gift for any parties you’re attending! I also hold firmly to the rule that it’s ok to USE…

19 Colorful Gifts to Sew-01

19 Colorful Handmade Gift Ideas

Are you starting your gift making? Now that we’re past Halloween I’m ready to dive in! I really want to be better about making more of my gifts – so I’ve been working on my lists and putting together ideas! I wanted to share a few of them here –…

Winter Snowy Day Quilt

Snowy Day Quilt

Today I’m super excited to be showing off my new quilt! Last month I got an email from the fabulous Kim of A Girl and A Glue Gun. She was putting together a huge quilt drive for Luke’s Loves and Project Linus and asked bunch of us if we’d like…

Dottie Angel dress

Hipster Kitty Dottie Angel Frock

How’s that for a title for you? And hey – how’s this – I have something for Sew Our Stash this month! Woooot! This month our theme was “In Disguise” and Marissa has a fun costume post for you! I don’t have anywhere to wear a costume this year so…

Feathers Table Runner

Four Corners Feathers Table Runner

I have another new fun fabric line to show off to you! The amazing girls from Simple Simon and Co. have just debuted their first fabric line – Four Corners by Riley Blake! This is such a fun line! It’s made up of really great black and white prints, all…

vintage camper potholder

DIY Vintage Camper Kitchen Set

Playing with new fabrics is one of my favorite things ever! I had so much fun putting this Vintage Camper Kitchen Set together with this new Ooh La La fabric from Riley Blake Designs! I have such a weakness for vintage campers so when I saw these darling french style…

DIY Skeleton PIllow

Spooky Skeleton Cameo Halloween Pillow

It’s October 1! Which means we can officially break out the Halloween decor! Though I will confess – I’ve put a few things out already. I’m sneaky like that. My style for Halloween leans towards Black and White, Vintage and a lot of inspiration from the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland….

Sew Our Stash

Sew Our Stash

Well friends, it’s time for Sew Our Stash! And here is me confessing – I have nothing. What I do have is lots of excuses though! :) Between the move, and getting everyone adjusted here, and wanting to decorate the house instead of sew, and other commitments – the month…

Colorful Dresden Pouf

Vintage Made Modern Dresden Pouf

If you’ve visited Flamingo Toes before, you’ve probably noticed I am in love with all things Vintage. And of course sewing is one of my favorite things as well. So when Indygo Junction got in touch about Amy Barickman’s new line of fabric, Vintage Made Modern, I jumped at the…

Fabric Bow Canvas Totes

Easy DIY Bow Tote Refashion

I don’t think you can ever have enough cute totes. And I have a little confession – I’m addicted to making them! It’s wayyy cheaper than buying them. :) They are so fun to do and it’s so great having accessories that you can coordinate with any outfit. Sometimes I…

Flower and Hexagon Pillow

Fabric Hexagon and Embroidery Pillow

Have you ever tried sewing up hexagons? I have been wanting to give them a try for quite a while now and I decided it was finally time to jump in and go for it! And I have to say – I am hooked! I love doing hand sewing anyway…