Month: February 2013

Story Blocks

  I made some story starter blocks for my daughter today using 1 inch wooden blocks and some clip art. We had a lot of fun taking turns tossing the blocks and using the 3 images to make up stories together. Once her turn was done, I’d roll the blocks and continue the story using […] Read more…

Pajama Pants

My daughter has outgrown a lot of her pajamas so I made her some pajama pants using a flannel fabric remnant that I purchased from Fabricland on sale. Since they were just a bit short, I added some material to the bottoms as cuffs. To make these pants I followed the instructions on this tutorial. Read more…

Slouchy Hat

My husband’s aunt asked me to help her with her crochet the other day so we simultaneously made hats together and I helped her out whenever she got stuck. My hat came out a little bigger than I expected, so I call it the slouchy hat. I gave this to my little sister as a […] Read more…

Crochet Hook Holder

I finally made myself a crochet hook holder for all my crochet hooks! This project has been on my to do list for quite a few years now. It feels like it has been a long time since I’ve made anything for myself. I was trying to use up some of my fabric scraps so […] Read more…

No Slip Socks

This is a project we’ve done in the past and decided to do again now that she has grown and has new socks. Our apartment has all wooden floors with no carpeting so it can a little slippery sometimes. Adding a little fabric paint to the bottoms of my daughters socks will help her stick […] Read more…

I Thank Allah For…

My daughter made a really neat craft a while ago where she cut out a sun and on each sun ray she wrote something she is thankful to Allah for. I got this idea from here. I really like how it turned out. We bought a cheap frame from the second hand store to place […] Read more…

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