4 05, 2010

Roman Shade Recap

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 May 4th, 2010|sewing, Tutorial|3 Comments

I had a couple of requests for a roman shade tutorial - I'm flattered, but not planning another window treatment anytime soon!  I thought I would instead retrace my steps, of videos and tutorials that I found in my own quest to understand roman shades.There are lots more videos and information about roman shades on [...]

3 05, 2010

A Quick Peek!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 May 3rd, 2010|work in progress|15 Comments

I had a fun and productive weekend - I hope you did too! I cut these up and have been working on a tutorial, for you!Happy Monday~Amy---------------------------------------------------Next steps:Subscribe to Amy's Creative SideShop with AmyFollow Me on TwitterBecome a fan of Amy's Creative Side on FacebookEmail me

1 05, 2010

Weekend Spotlight

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 May 1st, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Today the spotlight shifts to Fabricworm --Cynthia and her team are alway up to something new!  I love the images in this new button :)  If you love them too check out the coming soon page.  There's also a great selection of Home Decor fabrics if I have you thinking about making window coverings!Happy Weekend!Amy--------------------------------------------------Next [...]

30 04, 2010

Roman Shades Complete

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 30th, 2010|finished project, sewing|46 Comments

Checking this project off my list feels SO good!   Our lamp is still trying to find the right home, since rearranging everything.  We did have a table lamp, but, one little boy accidentally trashed the shade....upFabrics are Amy Butler, the home decor fabrics have such a nice feel to them.  Slightly more $$ but worth [...]

30 04, 2010

Featuring Rita — A Blogger’s Quilt Festival Quilter!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 30th, 2010|Featured Quilter|9 Comments

Odds are you know today's featured quilter - it's Rita from Red Pepper Quilts!  I hope you enjoy getting to know Rita a little more --1. When did you begin quilting?Rita's First QuiltI began quilting about 10 yearsago.   Both my mother and sister are quilters, and it is their passionfor quilting which appealed to me, [...]

29 04, 2010

Coming Together

By | 2010-07-27T14:29:43+00:00 April 29th, 2010|Bloggers Quilt Festival, sewing|8 Comments

Hi there!  I've got Blogger's Quilt Festival on the brain - taking my time to work out all the details with sponsors. It's going to be great!!  If you are a shop and interested in being a sponsor, send a quick email to me with a link and I will get the details to you [...]

28 04, 2010

Little Things

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 28th, 2010|Inspiration, Me|19 Comments

It's the little things that make me happy most days.  Like the five minutes that all four kids get along each day, or a empty kitchen sink (it's not right now). Or the little tulips gathered from the yard.And inspiration for, yet another quilt.I just love the colors in this couples photographs!  They have a [...]

27 04, 2010

Roman Shades & a Winner!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 27th, 2010|give away, sewing|17 Comments

This roman shade project has been on my list since we painted the living room in January!  I purchased fabric in February, and finally collected all the bits and pieces needed to make it.  I had to let my ideas fully form, before I was ready to cut (some may call this procrastination!), but I [...]

26 04, 2010

Houses in Frolic!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 26th, 2010|finished project, Thankful|23 Comments

I'm so glad to have you help me celebrate 500 posts!   It wouldn't be possible with out all of you  :)I took a little time on Saturday to make some house blocks for V.  Pulled out a little extra yardage, from a different project, cut, and whaalaa -Houses in FrolicWhat do you think?  I [...]

24 04, 2010

Weekend Spotlight

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:55+00:00 April 24th, 2010|give away, My kids|462 Comments

Hi there!For this weekend, I thought we would stay here . . . it's my 500th post, and I'm giving away a Blush Layer Cake to celebrate!! I'm always amazed at how fast the posts add up!  I'm so thankful for each of YOU, my readers, for being here with me through it all :)For [...]

22 04, 2010

I Am Thankful : : 20

By | 2010-04-22T06:00:00+00:00 April 22nd, 2010|Thankful|7 Comments

for -- my family- the warmer temperatures- checking things off my list- opportunities- a good home for kittyMy girls are very sad that the kitty did not stay.  I'm sad to be so allergic...Blessings~Amy---------------------------------------------------Next steps:Subscribe to Amy's Creative SideShop with AmyFollow Me on TwitterBecome a fan of Amy's Creative Side on FacebookEmail me