November 28 ~ Wrap & Present
|Do you have a creative way to Wrap & Present your holiday gifts? Don’t miss our Embellish!, Gift Compilations & Write It & Wrap It features from the archives, and be sure to tell us your great ideas in the comments!|
|Cute Gift Bags
Make a Cute Gift Bag with this tutorial from Pickles.
Jan’s Paper Winebag at Daisy Janie looks fun! If you need a refresher don’t forget about our Grommet Tutorial.
|Voucher Wrap & Vouchers
Tania at Myrtle & Eunice created this Voucher Wrap to “reveal veritable voucher treasure!”
Here are just a handful of fabrics we love for some of these projects. Click on the fabric images to visit the Sew,Mama,Sew! shop:
|Amy’s choice||Alissa’s choice||Kristin’s choice|
|Fabric Chinese Take-out Boxes from Luna Feliz
We get a kick out of these Fabric Chinese Take-out Boxes from Luna Feliz! Sara sells them in pints or quarts, and also offers a variety of totes.
Molly from MommyCoddle shares a PDF recipe for her family’s favorite Pumpkin Bread. Wrap a loaf and share!
These pretty Peppermint Tags from lime gardenias look extra-lovely printed on cardstock, with dots of glitter & baker’s twine!
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Comment in today’s post for a chance to win this book. The winner will be announced on Friday. Visit our prize list to see some of the other great giveaways this month.
By Junko Okawa, UONCA
(Shambhala/Trumpeter, $19.95, ISBN: 978-1-59030-717-5)
From the Publisher:Ruffles, buttons, and lace are the perfect ingredients for little girls’ clothes; add some unfinished hems and plenty of room to run and play, and you have garments full of fanciful charm and practical playfulness. The twenty patterns in this book—from simple dresses with ruffled sleeves to blouses with crocheted lace and pants with sewn-on legwarmers—are of simple construction, yet full of the personality and details that little girls love.With beautiful photographs, clear step-by-step instruction, and detailed diagrams, this book offers a treasure trove of whimsical outfits for girls ages four to seven. Full-size patterns are included in four sizes so that you can make the perfect fit.
Make the projects in this book and add a little bit of carefree style to your child’s life.
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More Handmade Holiday Ideas (& don’t miss our Handmade Holidays photo pool!)
27 ~ Work
26 ~ Remember
25 ~ Teach & Learn
24 ~ Meow & Woof
23 ~ Smell
22 ~ Count
21 ~ Bake
20 ~ Rock
19 ~ Organize
18 ~ Write
17 ~ Tote
16 ~ Frame
15 ~ Celebrate
14 ~ Shop
13 ~ Go
12 ~ Clean & Tidy
11 ~ Pamper
10 ~ Craft
9 ~ Play
8 ~ Deck the Halls
7 ~ Exercise
6 ~ Sit Back & Relax
5 ~ Read
4 ~ Go Green
3 ~ Sleep
2 ~ Adorn
1 ~ Wear
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