Author Archives: lifeofmommab

Tutti Fruiti Hat

I had enough yarn left from my recent hat to create another hat. I began with a free pattern by Miriam Pike.  The pattern features a mock cable brim and a classic hat crown.  I promise it does fit my … Continue reading

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Seasonal Centerpiece

Recently I stumbled upon several projects my daughter completed as an Explorer.  To complete the Home Decorating Merit Badge, she created a set of interchangeable Seasonal centerpieces.  

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A Hat For Me

As a knitter, I give away more projects than I keep. Home-made projects make great Christmas gifts.  Since most of the projects I am working on will be gifts, I am not ready to reveal them. But have no fear, … Continue reading

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Family Camp Cup

The weather is cooler. The leaves are starting to fall. It must be camping season.

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Sewing Kits for Operation Christmas Child

American Heritage Girls is proud to support Samaritan’s Purse and Operation Christmas Child in bringing the good news of Christ to children all over the world. In order to complete the Textile Arts merit badge, my daughter organized a service … Continue reading

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Hair Ties for Operation Christmas Child

My daughter and I were excited to find a cute sewing project that she could make to include in our troops Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes.  Using up my stash of scrap fabric she was able to make these adorable hair … Continue reading

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Reversible Skirt for a Doll

This month, I am trying to clean out all of my old files.  I often have projects that I have completed, and photographed, but failed to share them on my blog. My daughter made this reversible doll skirt as an … Continue reading

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