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Make Mother’s Day Special


very cool and hip wedding table settings for a funky fresh young bride and groom. This is not your mama's wedding! Shallow depth of field with the focus on the fork and glass. One of several in this series.

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, so you’ll want to think about what you want to do to celebrate with mom. Instead of waiting for a nice restaurant, try bringing a fancy restaurant style to your home. Save time and money, yet create something special for your mother. read more


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How to Clean and Remove Odors


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Date Nights Ideas


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Button Bookmarks


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Spring Wreath


spring wreath


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2015 Spring Trends

You know what’s the best part of spring months? Placing out the spring fashion trends we can actually wear in our everyday lives! Stores are already trying to get rid of their winter stock to make room for the spring 2015 fashion trends that everybody will be wearing. There is something for everyone this spring. Hats and heels are great, but everyday fashion is a hit also. Before you say “not for me,” you can scream out loud “let me try it on” From jeans that everyone wears, to shirtdresses that remind the Fifties, to fringe that brings out the Sixties, fashion for Spring 2015 breathes new life into old favorites. The Seventies will be the returning era. Get ready for a relaxed 70s vibe with soft flowery fabrics, suede and mildly swirling pants… lots of bohemian chic looks featuring flowery patterns, fringes and tassels, bell sleeves and flared trousers … plenty of denim, navy and blue in flowing dresses, skirts and jackets.


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ELLE 2014 Fashion Trends Orange is the New Black

elle-nyfw-spring-2013-trends-orange-is-the-new-black-christian-siriano-dress-xln-xlnRunway Trend Report: Orange Is the New Black

We doubt the creators behind the addictive new Netflix series, Orange Is the New Black, realized they were predicting a major New York Fashion Week color moment when they dreamed up the show’s title. But they sure did—as the fiery hue has been spotted all over the spring 2014 ready-to-wear shows, making its way from the season’s It lip to its clothes, bags, and shoes.

By Lauren Levinson

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Aprons For Mom

cora aprons

“Grandma Cora”

Family Heirloom Apron Story

credit: dolly’s designs

Lisa so graciously asked me to share some of my aprons with you.  It seems they are making a comeback.  My “Grandma Cora” has always been my inspiration for making and wearing them.  This post will be all about aprons.  I’ll even share my family tradition with aprons and how one of my best selling patterns came about.


credit: dolly’s designs

 Mother’s Day is around the corner.  Can you believe it?  May 11th coming soon!  Do you or someone you know wear aprons?  Come along with me and let me show you just a few “One of a Kinds” Continue reading


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The Wedding Dress


Ruffles Draping Sweetheart Crystals Applique Chapel Train Wedding Dress

The wedding dress.  Do you know the type wedding dress that you would like?  Have you dreamed of this dress and this day for your entire life?   Let’s look at some inexpensive dresses that really are quite pretty.

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Beautiful Bakeshop

The collection I have done for you is ‘Glittering flight a collection of
color’. I have always been fascinated with color combinations, that is
start point for me when I think about starting a new cookie collection.

Meet Kym Joles Owner of Beautiful Bakeshop

Kym Joles

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