It's the most wonderful time of the year until the stress of gift giving comes in. Take out the stress and add in fun and love with these ideas for DIY Christmas Presents! Now that Thanksgiving has passed the next magical holiday is on my mind and I bet it's on yours too! One of my favorite things about Christmas is giving gifts. I've always been a gift giver and not just a "Oh, this will work!" and grab something off a store shelf gift-giver. Nope. I pride myself in trying to pick the perfect gift for the perfect person. One of my favorite things to gift, though, is DIY gifts. They are fun to make, can really be personalized, and mean so much to the recipient because of the time and love you put into the gift. It's also a perk that they usually work out to be more affordable than even cheap gifts you find on store … [Read more...]
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Do the prices of custom made stockings give you sticker shock? Even beginner seamstresses will succeed with this Christmas Stocking Tutorial with a FREE pattern! I know, because I'm a beginner too! Y'all know I like to sew, right? Even after about a year of loving the hobby, I still totally consider myself a beginner. My projects usually turn out great, but it's quite obvious that their sewn by a beginner, but I'm ok with that. I take so much pride when I finish a project successfully! On my queue of Sewing To Do's for years has been make my own Christmas Stockings. I've always loved the cute, matching, embellished, and personalized family stockings and wanted some for my little family. The only problem, when you go to search for these lovely stockings, most are between $30-$50 a PIECE! I … [Read more...]