Noodlehead Sewing Pattern Review & Giveaway

Noodleheads Road Trip |

If 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 book - Handmade Style is in the works for early next year! I've purchased and sewn two Noodlehead patterns in the last year or so. The Super Tote and the Divided Basket patterns are both useful and clever designs that I'll use over and over. In November, I gifted my mom with the Super Tote for her birthday. I figured it would be … [Read more...]

Saint Patrick’s Day Shamrock Lollipops!

Homemade Shamrock Lollipops by Simply Notable!

Looking for a fun St. Patrick's Day project that doesn't involve stinking up the house with cooked cabbage?  (I actually really love corned beef and cabbage, just not the smell associated with it!) I found these adorable hard candy molds on and thought I would give my hard candy skills a try, even though I haven't made suckers since I was a small girl in 4H.  I thought it would be nice to share with my kids some of the fun things I remember loving as a child. You'll need: Hard candy molds, sucker sticks, 1 dram of flavor oil, food coloring, candy thermometer, plastic snack bags for covering, ribbon or twist ties, gold glitter sprinkles, corn syrup, sugar, … [Read more...]