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Grow Your Blog: Annual Event

Thanks for coming by and visiting my blog! It’s good to be a part of Vicky’s event for the third annual Grow Your Blog event. Thanks for dropping by, reading my blog, commenting, and following! Introductions My name is Naomi. I am a blogger, musician, teacher, mother, wife. I love to sew, knit, decorate, I…

Narnia: Mr. Tumnus Outfit by Sew.Knit.Create

Mr. Tumnus’s Red Scarf–Free Pattern

Yesterday I shared the Mr. Tumnus outfit that I sewed as part of the Project Run and Play sew-along group. As part of the outfit I also decided to knit a red scarf as it is an essential part of Mr. Tumnus’s clothing (Well, actually the only piece of clothing he wears in the movie!…

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Retro Kitchen Curtain DIY-Tutorial

Bring your kitchen out of the winter doll-drums with these fruity kitchen curtains! {Portions of this blog post originally appeared in December of 2013} Last year I found some amazing Fruity Retro Print that I knew would make the perfect winter curtains to brighten my kitchen. Here is the original window that I made the…

PR&P winter wonderland outfit

Project Run & Play: Winter Wonderland

I was so excited to discover another season of Project Run & Play! I’m just over 1 year into the blogging world so a lot of this is new to me. I was only able to participate in one week of the previous season when I made a plaid coat for my niece. Yay for…

Holiday Hot-Chocolate Mix by Sew.Knit.Create

Warm Up With A New Holiday Hot-Chocolate Mix

The Very Best Hot Chocolate Ever! This hot-chocolate mix is one of the very best that I have ever had! It comes from a wonderful lady whom I got to know while studying music for my undergraduate degree. She would opened her home every Friday night and offer homemade cinnamon rolls to all the college…

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Pimp My Craftroom Makeover–Part 2: A Sad State Of Affairs

Don’t you love those pimp my ride shows and HGTV home makeovers? Well as I mentioned last week my friend came over a few weeks back and decided it was time to get rid of my collection of clothing to re-purpose, 1/16th inch fabric scraps, books that I don’t need, empty thread spools, and the…

Craftroom Makeover: Sew.Knit.Create

A Topsy Turvy House: Craftroom Makeover–Phase 1

It all started with my friend coming over to my house to hang out for the day and go shopping…then she spotted my “re-purposed fabric” pile which consisted of cast offs from my closet as well as my husbands. I mean this pile was a huge mountain of clothing! She decided right then and there…

Interview with Caroline at SewCaroline fabric designer by Sew.Knit.Create

Interview With A Fabric Designer

As you know I love fabric! Just recently I spotted a new fabric collection from a blog that I have been following for awhile and I am so stoked for this collection to come out! I’m really thinking that this is a workable collection and have dreamed up all sorts of projects to make with…

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Get These 20 Patterns!

Yes, I love fabric…and fabric scraps…and patterns…anyone else with me here? There is something about looking through a pattern selection and seeing all the possibilities. I may or may not actually make these patterns. Although I have been trying very hard to actually use the ones that I purchase as opposed to putting them in…

Blankets for Babes giveaway by Sew.Knit.Create

Will You Be Participating In Warm Up America?

Some People Keep Journals–Some People Knit Knitting is such a huge part of my life almost as much as sewing is! You know how some people keep diaries? My sewing and knitting projects are my diaries or journals. With each project that I knit I remember where I was, the events that were occurring, how…

Beachy Boatneck Flip by Sew.Knit.Create

Beachy Boatneck Flip

There are three things that I love about the Beachy Boatneck pattern from Blank Slate Patterns. 1. It is gender neutral (Which means I don’t have to step into the holodeck on the Enterprise to figure out how to make the pattern work for my boy!) 2. As it is gender neutral I can also…

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Links and Review Monday: The Knitter Collection Baby & Child

“Try Grammarly’s grammar check online free of charge because having bad grammar is like choosing to use the wrong size of needles after swatching and ending up with a sweater large enough to be a tea cozy for your house!” This is one of those magazines that sort of jumped into my cart. Well actually,…

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4 Reasons I Haven’t Posted Lately

Alright, I know I’ve been super quite here on my blog the past two weeks. It all started with a can of paint!  I’ll be posting details of each project soon with before and after pictures but for now here are my four reasons. Reason 1: A Several Cans Of Paint These walls used to…

Links and Reviews Monday | Book Review: The Cottage Book | Sew.Knit.Create

Links and Reviews Monday: The Cottage Book

I love cottage decorating! If you follow me on Pinterest you may have had your feed clogged by obsessions with cottage fabrics, cottage bedrooms, cottage kitchens, etc…if you love the cottage feel I’m sure you were thrilled, however, if you loath cottage decorating I apologize as I’m sure you were tempted to block me! Home…


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