Share the Love: Valentine’s Day Projects

Last year I had some sexy guests share their Valentine’s ideas in a Share the Love fest! I shared some of my projects yesterday, so I thought today I’d share theirs! 1. Temporary Tattoo Valentines from Fifth and Hazel and Freshly Picked 2. Pillow Talk Chalkboard Pillow from Mer Mag 3. Cross Stitched Valentine from …

Valentine’s Day: It’s never too early for love

You may or may not know Valentine’s day is my FAVORITE holiday! It involves everything I truly appreciate: sugar, presents, love and stationary. I mean, COME ON! What’s not to like? In high school I would shower my friends with odd gifts and poems, mostly about how boys were stupid. In my college years I …

The Doll Face Sewing Pattern

Hey! I’m super excited to let you know about one more item I’ve added to my shop! The Doll Face Sewing Pattern! This pattern is a 12-page PDF. When you buy it, you’ll immediately get an email with a link to download the pattern. No waiting. This is actually a very simple pattern, with basically …

The Alison Show Mobiles

Hey guys! I’m SUPER excited to announce my leather triangle mobiles are officially for sale again! It’s been almost a year! But I have new colors, and some new sewing methods, and I can honestly say they are BETTER than ever. Please enjoy free shipping (for International orders too) from now until 1/11/13 at midnight! …

2013: My year of simplicity, grace and donuts

I’m usually much more specific with goals, I know it’s good to set goals that you can chart and measure. And these certainly are not like that. Perhaps I will write down some concrete actions for myself. But for now I have three concepts or ideas for 2013 that I’d like to achieve. Or at …

I fell in a love with a boy, and some boy’s clothes

Remember when I was kind of shocked, and not THAT excited to be preggers with a little mister man? Well life sure is funny. After the shock wore off, and I was able to catch my breath, my heart started opening up to every little baby boy I’d see. Their flirty little eyes, the fact …

Rainbow Mint Chip Cookies

Ginger LOVES to make cookies with me. And even though I think she mostly likes it because she can down more cookie dough than an entire high school slumber party…I’d still be lying if I said her baking inclinations made me anything but elated, proud, and giddy. Gigi is very verbal, but not SUPER coordinated. …

Belated Holiday Magic

I’m not as on top of it as those OTHER bloggers you may know and love. I don’t quite finish things in time to post them on the blog BEFORE Christmas but I wanted to share some of the fun things I made for loved ones, as well as for myself! Muhaha! Above is the …