Sometimes what seems like an innocent conversation can inspire you to do something you never thought you would, and that's exactly what happened to me recently! Around Christmas time my husband and I were watching TV in our new king sized bed and we were fighting over the minky blanket I had made for it....it's… Continue reading Super Duper Proud of Me!!
Happy New Year to each of you....and, Happy Birthday to me lol! Yup, it's true, by the time you read this, I will have celebrated not only a New Year but also my 52nd birthday on January 2!! How are you feeling as you head into the new year? Are you optimistic? Are you encouraged… Continue reading Happy New Year 2022!!
Wow, I can't believe it's even time to say that once again, and also it seems weird to say it because I've barely said it to anyone this year because I don't see people lol!! Well just to make it less weird, I'm going to say it again.... There, that feels better lol! Now, welcome… Continue reading Merry Christmas!
I've heard it said that everything old becomes new again and I think I achieved that very thing this week!! I also think that the saying "youth is wasted on the young" could also apply to this lol! In January I will turn 52 and while that sounds scary lol, I am finding I'm embracing… Continue reading Making Grandma Proud!
Well apparently winter has hit our part of Ontario, yes it's inevitable but honestly, are you ever actually ready for that bitter cold, not to mention the snow? Ok, alright, settle down you winter lovers, I hear you, those of you that "live" for this season, I don't understand you but I'll humor you lol!!!… Continue reading Get’n Cozy!!
That's right....our house is now lit up for the holiday seasoning!! Outdoor lights are up, dining room and living room transformations are all complete, tree is done....and I'm exhausted lol!! I always say "I love to decorate for Christmas" but it occurred to me that that is not a completely accurate statement! I absolutely love… Continue reading We Got Lit This Weekend!
Ok this is almost embarrassing to have to say this again but here goes nothing......I HAVE NOTHING TO TALK ABOUT lol!!!!!! OK, let me clarify that statement....I have no new projects to share again, there, that's better lol! I have actually been sewing a lot this past week but once again, it's repeat projects....more masks,… Continue reading And Repeat!!
Hi all my Funky Monkey Fabrics Blog readers....how the heck are ya?!? It's been so long since I wrote a Blog post, I almost forget how lol!! I literally have not sewed anything, not one hem, not one face mask....nothing at all, till this past week that is, and even then it was a repeat… Continue reading Happy Fall!!
I guess I should start this Blog post off by saying "can you believe this is the last week of summer for most of us" but I can't do it, I just refuse, I just can't bring myself to say it...yes I realize I already said it but I put it in quotations so therefore… Continue reading Minky, Minky and More Minky!!
Somehow a whole year has passed since I sewed up my first Minky Baby Shower set!! That little baby, Charlie, recently celebrated her first birthday so of course, this maker just had to make her something....right?!? For a fraction of a second I thought about making her a new blanket but I still see lots… Continue reading One Year Later!