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Handmade stuff I love


Yep, not a food thing, but it is something else I love!  I needed a place to keep all the beautiful handmade patterns and ideas I come across that tickle my fancy.  Maybe you can find something fun here, too!



The Ultimate Handmade Holiday Master List 2007 from Sew, Mama, Sew! – A collection of ideas and tutorials collected for a month in 2007, broken down by category.

Handmade Holiday 2008 Master List from Sew, Mama, Sew

Handmade Holiday 2009 Master List from Sew Mama Sew


Braided barretts (I had and made these in the 80’s – oh, yes, I did!)


To make from felt:

Advent Pockets

Bitty Booties

Bounding Bunny Pins

Circle Garland

Elf Clogs

Felt hair clips,  more, pumpkin ones, ladybug ones, flower one, and more!

Felted Balls

Felted Sweater Trees

Felted Teacup Pincushions

Owl Ornament

Peppermint Star

Scotty Dog Softie

Star Ornaments

Tiny Button Tree

Valentine Heart Pins (my youngest and I made these for her kindergarten class in 2009.  I also attached 2 hearts to a terry hair band to make a pony tail holder for my daughter.  Very cute!)


Gift Wrap:

Fabric Bucket

How to use Furoshiki

From Anna Maria


To embroider:


To Knit:


Felted Piano Tote Bag

Christmas Socks:

Button Up Stocking

Red and White Snowflake

Doll clothes:

Aran Sweater


Easter Eggs

Fruit Cozies:

Apple & Pear Cozy

Banana Cozy

Orange Cozy


Hostess Cupcake-style Hat

Mini Sweater Ornaments: (I have a weakness for these…)

Berroco’s Minutia ’07 (12 of them!)

Berroco’s Minutia ’08 (12 more!)

Berroco’s Minutia ’09 (12 more!)



Cupcake mittens (SO MUCH CUTENESS!)

Galileo Mittens

Mug Cozies:

Cabled Mug Jacket


Space Invaders!

Toe Up Cable-Look Socks with Reverse Dutch Heel


To Pamper the Skin:

Recipes from the Natural Beauty Workshop (be sure to pick items that are gluten and dairy free or that can be altered to be GFCF)

Some Recipezaar Bath/Beauty Recipes (be sure to pick items that are gluten and dairy free or that can be altered to be GFCF)


From Paper:

Finnish Paper Star

Gift Tags (free printables)

Gift Tags (Anna Maria Christmas dress printable)

Paper Stars

Paper Toys

XO card from Anna Maria


To Sew:

a sweet pillow

Crazy Nine Patch

Criss-Cross Coasters

Crochet Needle Roll

Dog Leash

Doll Things:

*Doll Quilt

Recipe Card Holder

Table napkins:

*Molly’s Handmade Napkins

Tardis Tissue Box Cozy

Tote-able Towel

Pear Pin Cushion

Pony Tail Scarves

Purl Rabbits

Purl Rabbit’s Dress

Purl Rabbit’s Pants and Top

Purl Rabbit’s Sweater (knit)

Recycled Bath Mat

Reusable Sandwich Wrap

Wild Flower Pin Cushion

Wrap Skit Pattern