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Cheryl Bush
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I'm a self-taught designer, crafter and mom of three. Embracing my creativity after years of neglecting it.
I'm a self-taught designer, crafter and mom of three. Embracing my creativity after years of neglecting it.

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DIY Decorated Pom Pom Christmas Tree
It's the Christmas season!  Time to get festive with the DIYs.  This year I don't have tons of free time to get elaborate, but it doesn't mean we can't sneak in some handmade goodies for the holiday.  Today's project is an easy one that can be used over and...
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Our Made At Home Turtle Costume
This year we made 2 out of 4 kid costumes.  Since my littlest guy is too small to trick or treat it didn't really make sense to spend a lot of time on a costume no one would see, and my oldest is now entering "too old to go out" territory, so instead we foc...
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End of August Craftastic Monday Link Party
This week is the end of August my crafty friends.  How is summer coming to an end already?!?  I'm SO not really to abandon the warm sunshine, long days, shorts & vacation for chilly winds, sweaters, schoolwork, & darkness at 6pm.  The one consolation is tha...
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FREE Pattern Download: 3 in 1 Infinity Bib, Blankie & Burp Cloth
Today I've got a new downloadable pattern that's handy & stylish for the little one: My 3-in1 Infinity Bib ! For such small people, babies sure need a lot of stuff!  Our diaper bag weighs a ton right now.  Streamlining is hard though.  My little guy is a dr...
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Getting Real About Craft Product Reviews
Sewing & craft blogging has changed a lot in the nearly 10 years I've done Sew Can Do.  A lot of it for the better.  Yet, there are some things I really and truly miss about the "old days" when blogs were less slick, polished and perfect.  When regular peop...
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Nailed It The Home Version aka Crafting Even Big Kids Love To Do
One of my big goals this summer has been to do more creative projects & crafts with my big kids.  For years I've done loads of things for them, but not a lot of crafting with all 3 of them.  Part of the challenge is finding something everyone wants to do.  ...
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Fluffy Three Dimensional Letter Name Wall Art
Looking for an easy project for decorating the walls that's fast & cheap?  Then today's how-to is right up your street: Fluffy Letter Name Wall Art. 3-D names/words on the wall has been around for a while decor-wise, but I wanted something a little differen...
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Making A Little Narwhal Plush Nursery Rug
Narwhals, narwhals swimming in the ocean...who doesn't love the unicorn of the sea, aka the narwhal?  I think they are so fun and are a favorite animal with the kids right now.  Even though our new baby's nursery isn't themed, I thought a fun rug with this ...
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DIY Fabric Keepsake Handprint Gifts
For my mother and mother-in-law this Mother's Day I decided to make some fun keepsake items: DIY Fabric Kid Handprint Gifts .  They captured each of our four kids handprints in their actual sizes right now.  It's extra special since the tiniest one is our n...
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The Sewing Gear I Couldn't Live Without
As much as I'd love to be showing new tutorials & sewing up spring goodies, it's just not happening for me right now.  Man, is it hard to find down time these days!  This being my 4th newborn, this isn't a surprise, but while this little guy sleeps a lot, i...
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