Reversible Holiday Table Runner Tutorial

This quilted table runner is reversible so you can use it for several months a year! It is a fat quarter friendly project that can be made in a day. It's an adorable solution to holiday decorating.| SimplyNotable.comHave your tried out our Scrappy Mug Rug pattern yet? If so, I challenge you to make a larger version into a reversible table runner. This table runner is no more difficult than the mug rugs. By making it reversible, you will be able to use the same table runner for several months a year. I made a Fall/Halloween version but you could easily make one ...read more

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Noodlehead Sewing Pattern Review & Giveaway

Noodleheads Road Trip | SimplyNotable.comIf you are a seamstress, chances are you've heard of, seen, or sewn a Noodlehead pattern. If you haven't, I'm pleased to be the one who enlightened you! Anna is an incredibly talented pattern designer. Her designs are not only cute and trendy, the patterns themselves make sense and are easy to follow. She offers loads of free tutorials and her ...read more

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Scrappy Sock Ingenuity

zwillingsspirale2My ongoing affection for scrappy projects was recently rekindled when I spied these fabulous Scrappy Happy socks from Andrea of the A Sunny Day for Bluej blog. She shared her project in our Ravelry group and sent me down the best kind of scrappy sock wormhole, searching for more information and how-to's. Andrea used a basic sock pattern and ...read more

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Laminated Cotton Gift Roundup

Laminated Cotton Gifts on Etsy. Get the Coupon Code at SimplyNotable.comA recent reupholster job of my son's craft table left me wondering what other projects I could make with laminated cotton. I've been playing around with the material for the last few weeks, making a few of Carli's reusable snack baggies and some wet bags for cloth diapers. There are a lot of great Sew and No-Sew ideas on Pinterest for using laminated ...read more

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Yard Sale Desk UPCYCLED with Chalk Paint!

Yard sale desk upcycled with DIY chalk paint | Simply Notable.comI don't always brake for yard sales, however this one was right around the corner from my house and the desk in the driveway caught my eye.  My oldest child is starting Kindergarten this fall and I am in the process of moving him into his own room.  I figured a desk would be the perfect thing for his bedroom, with all the stacks of homework he will ...read more

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Free Online Mini Craft Classes with Craftsy!

Free Craftsy Mini Classes!Have you seen all of the great free online mini craft classes Craftsy is offering right now? Our long time readers know that mom and I love Craftsy. We've blogged about them and have given away free classes to our readers in the past. If you've visted before, you know that Craftsy offers free classes on a variety of creative subjects. Their expert ...read more

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Mini Almost Lost Washcloth Knitting Pattern

The Mini Almost Lost Washcloth Free Knitting Pattern | SimplyNotable.com I've discovered a very resourceful knitter who modified the Almost Lost Washcloth pattern into the most clever little makeup removal cloths. If you make washcloths or dishcloths, I'll bet you have plenty of cotton yarn leftovers that are just waiting to be transformed into these. I also think her modifications are written in such a way as to ...read more

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Got Sheet Bags? Got Coasters!

This easy repurpose project turns fabric sheet bags into coasters for your nightstands. Great idea!! You know those cute little drawstring or Velcro fabric bags that sheets come in? You know - the ones that will never ever hold the sheets again because you have to be a magician to be able to fold them that precisely again? I have scoured Pinterest for clever uses for my small stock pile but I came up empty handed. Since I consistently have ...read more

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The Best Focaccia Bread Recipe

Fococcia bread perfection by www.simplynotable.comEvery so often the world is absolutely perfect.  This is the moment you retrieve your lightly golden brown, homemade, steaming hot, fresh focaccia bread from the oven and hack off a small slice.  My small piece could easily be compared to the size of a small chihuahua, but who's watching, right?  Trust me, I will not judge which small scale you use ...read more

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Featured: Designer – DrFrankKnits

fighter jets I had to do two double-takes when I first spied DrFrankKnits creations. Are those knitted? Why yes - yes they are! These little 3D gizmo's are phenomenal! I was both tickled and inspired when I happened upon the creative inventions found on her blog - From the Needles of DrFrankKnits.  The Free Pattern Friday feature will keep me coming back for ...read more

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