Author Archives: amy mayen

Ribbon Tutu & Matching Pigtail Hair Bows

My nieces special day was forever ago but I’ve been wanting to show you her ribbon tutu birthday outfit. And guess what? I didn’t make it! Her mama made it. Krystal got a sewing machine and this was her first project. She … Continue reading

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Tres Suenos Winery in Luther, Oklahoma

Not too far from the farm I’m buying, a ways past the Big Round Barn on Route 66; is the Tres Suenos Winery in Luther Oklahoma. Let me paint a picture for you… It’s an enjoyable drive. We coasted along … Continue reading

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DIY Batman Costume For Tween Girls

My easy DIY Batman costume was quick to sew, tween friendly, and it’s comfy enough to double as loungewear. This project would’ve been a great addition to the Halloween Hacks Series at Swoodson Says, but as usual I’m late to … Continue reading

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Halloween Hair Bows | Show & Tell

Just a quick show & tell! Be sure to follow my Ribbon, Tulle, & Hair Pretties board on Pinterest if you like hair bow inspiration.  Halloween Hair Bows I’m trying to use up my ribbon stash…I went on a spree a … Continue reading

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Boat Neck Top Pattern by Blaverry : Pattern Review

I sewed the Boatneck Top pattern by Blaverry. I’ve been wanting to make it forever, and I finally did. Here’s my review! The construction is beautiful inside & out; just like the Cruise Chino Shorts I made this summer. The yoke … Continue reading

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