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{DIY} A Creative Apron


Posted on Apr 21, 2017

With the first warm days, there’s work to be done in the garden so a new apron seemed to be the perfect project before anything else! My creative apron is doubly creative since you have to color it before using it!

Creavea provided notions and fabric for free in return for this tutorial and you can find a whole bunch of tutorials on the website.

So, let’s go and sew a creative apron!

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DIY: Reversible (Easter) Basket


Posted on Mar 27, 2017

Easter is almost there, so is the wedding season. This reversible basket can be used for either of these occasions. it can also be used as home decoration if using the right interfacing.

This tutorial is in partnership with the French website Creavea (that delivers in Europe). Fabrics and interfacings were provided free of charge in exchange for this tutorial.

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{DIY} Stackable Easter Rabbits


Posted on Feb 17, 2017

Time to think about Easter and these lovely rabbits will undoutedly be a nice addition to any mantel piece or they could beautifully hide some chocolate inside their bellies!

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{DIY} Marble maze


Posted on Feb 2, 2017

When I was a little girl, Santa brought me a wonderful toy named Screwball Scramble Game where a marble had to go from one point to another and it had many obstacles to go over amongst which was a covered labyrinth. I really loved that toy and I was so happy when a friend offered it to my kids ” a few” years later…!

Here’s my take on the labyrinth but this time it’s made of fabric and it’s in a case to make the game more difficult!

Marble Maze, La Casa Cactus

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{DIY} Hairclip Case


Posted on Jan 26, 2017

I’m sure I’m not the only one finding hairclips everywhere but in their own place…! I decided to sew a neat little hairclip case where all kinds of hairclip can be stored.

All of my supplies come from Creavea. They  sponsored me in return for this tutorial (fabrics, ribbon, and interfacing were provided free of charge). They deliver in Europe too.  Other tutorials are available on the website

Let’s start! That’s a rather easy tutorial, only rectangles to be cut!

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