I've been talking about making a quilt for years. I like the thought of feeling old fashioned so I finally decided to try it. I'm not going to lie it was a challenge and it was easy. Going into it I was like, " This'll be cake. It's a bunch of straight seams." While that's true, there's… Continue reading Mama’s First Quilt
I have never made a bag/purse/tote in my life. Well, that's a lie... I made some small green and black drawstring nylon backpack in my 8th grade sewing class but it was, well, lacking in style. I recall being very proud. I found some really heavy, really awesome upholstery-type fabric at Hobby Lobby on clearance… Continue reading The Betsy Ethel Tote
This... First of all, this is my baby girl! I love her to pieces and can't get enough of her cuteness! DAILY, and I mean daily, I scour the internet for ideas to make for my kids. More often than not, I can find patterns and tutorials for free. Thank you very much!!! This was… Continue reading A Sweet Little Tunic for a Sweet Little Girl
Well, I've done it. I've decided to blog my homemaking life. I'm not terribly domestic but I do love caring for my family! Things you may find on this blog include my sewing successes and failures, maybe some food, maybe some fun! It'll all be sassy, I know that full well! Thanks for checking out my… Continue reading Welcome to The Sassy Seam Ripper!