20+ DIY Headboard Ideas

20+ DIY Headboard Ideas

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Headboards have been on my brain lately.  I already have one for our master bedroom and I made Elli one for her little twin sized bed.  I’d really like to make one for Connor and for the guest room.  Meh, Chloe doesn’t really need one, as she’s still in the nursery…..but soon.   But I love how they look……and they really don’t have to cost […]

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YOU Made It and Love It: 2 --- A Link Party (and last week's favorites!)

YOU Made It and Love It: 2 — A Link Party (and last week’s favorites!)

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If you noticed last weekend, I decided that I would finally pull my head out of the sand and figure out how this whole Link Party thing worked.  (Yeah, not as tricky as I thought…..which is why I never did this before.)  But I had so much fun with last week’s Link Party and seeing what all of YOU have been making.  So MUCH great […]

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The Ruffled Flower.....for headbands, clothing, totes, etc.

The Ruffled Flower…..for headbands, clothing, totes, etc.

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  Many of you asked about the flower that I attached to Chloe’s Color Block Dress from the other day.       It wasn’t part of the pattern that I used to make the dress…….but I just had to add it! :)   I mentioned that it was a simple little flower and actually thought I had shared it before.  Nope.   But really, […]

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Color Block Dress with Front Flower (5 & 10 Designs)

Color Block Dress with Front Flower (5 & 10 Designs)

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I was asked a while ago to try out a new eBook of patterns, that included 10 dress styles for little girls, up to size 10.   Ummmmm……yes!  I have a 2-year-old AND a 7-year-old.  Kinda perfect.   The 5 and 10 Designs eBook is a collaborative effort by 5 different creative and crazy skilled bloggers: Jessica of The Sewing Rabbit, Jessica of Craftiness Is […]

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25+ Valentine's Day Foods and Desserts...YUM!

25+ Valentine’s Day Foods and Desserts…YUM!

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Hey guys…..if you have like 2 minutes and can take a quick survey for my site, that would be fantastic.  I just put together a few questions to see your likes/hates/wants for this site of mine.  I sure love blogging…..but sometimes am curious if you’d rather see THIS over THAT.  So, if you’ve got a hankering to see more tips on scrubbing your toilet, tell […]

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Something New: YOU Made It and Love It --- a LINK Party!

Something New: YOU Made It and Love It — a LINK Party!

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Hey guys……I’ve been thinking about a few things.  Yeah, sometimes this gets me into trouble…..ha!  But I’ve been thinking about a few tweaks and improvements that I have been wanting to make here on Make It and Love It.  I have some lofty dreams for this space and sometimes I have to shake my own shoulders and remember that my days only have 24 hours […]

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