• Organizing

    Organize Me! – Hall/Coat Closet

    So, I know I said I was going to do either the linen closet or the bathroom cabinet next, but in reality my hall closet needed the most attention. As in, I was totally embarrassed to let anyone put a coat in there. Which is a bad thing, because it is right beside the front door. Fail. I can’t quite believe I am going to post this, but here are the before shots: The worst part of this? Completely my own fault. Every single thing in this closet is mine. (Ok, the board games are a shared item, but the rest is my disaster). The biggest item that I have…

  • Organizing

    Organize Me! – Fabric Storage

    Hey, ho there! I blogged! Can you believe it? I could give a big long explanation about how busy I have been, but you are all there with me so I will skip that and just say I am happy to be writing again. And I’ve had an idea! One thing that I really love to do is organize. I have talked about it here and there on the blog, but I think I am going to make it a regular feature: Organize Me! Once every couple of weeks, I will either post some organizational ideas I have had or used, or discuss something I have seen in the vast…

  • Cards,  Gifts,  Organizing,  Sewing,  Stitching

    Zippy

    Thankfully over the last few days I have managed to get a few of the things on my ongoing project list finished, or at least well on their way. Thanks to everyone that has been helping me to clear out my stash. I feel better about it already. I am going to be making a trip to the wondrous world of Ikea in a couple of weeks to get some storage stuff, with plans to do a bit of a shift around in the studio. I will be sure to show you how that goes. Over the last couple of weeks I have made a number of little zippy pouches…