*I was given free product for this post, but I chose to take it because it’s absolutely adorable and I wanted the challenge. Plus, I kind of NEEDED to see how cute my wee little cousins would be in the dresses.*

I’ve already promised not to overwhelm you all with my new sewing hobby, but I’ll be damned if I don’t at least tempt you to give it a try. Even if you take one attempt to learn,

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Forgive me for forcing my latest hobby down your throat, but I swear it’s worth it. It took me some time to give sewing a try. I was at my job for nearly a year, surrounded by sewing projects, blogs and pretty fabrics all day before buying a machine. I’m sure your reasons for not giving sewing a try are at least a little bit similar to mine. Today I wanted to share with you all the reasons I was wrong to wait to learn to sew and why you shouldn’t hold out as long as I did.

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Hey there! How was your weekend? I gotta say, Carl and I are on a roll with great weekends. Unfortunately there’s still no luck with the kidney stone, but he’s hanging in there. We spent the weekend celebrating Valentine’s Day because he has to work Saturday and Sunday of Valentine’s weekend. Sad face. Fortunately, we aren’t too interested in the holiday so it isn’t a big deal.

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Happy Friday everyone! We’re still suffering in kidney stone hell, so I have a guest post today from Allison. Get excited, it’s pretty crafty! Also, be sure to follow me on Twitter and Instagram to find out when our kidney stone adventure is over.

Hey, Something Winnderful readers! I’m Allison from Something Beautiful! One thing you should know about me before we begin is that I am not crafty in the least.  

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