Give Practical Gifts This Holiday Season

| November 9, 2012

At this special time of year  you can make your family and friends VERY happy if you give a practical gift that they can enjoy throughout the year.  Think about each person’s “likes”, hobbies and even things that you know they would really enjoy but wouldn’t buy for themselves. I always try to get my […]

Hints For Making/Buying Holiday Gifts

| October 18, 2011

I usually start my annual Holiday gift giving list the first part of October, so I’m a bit late, but not so much that I’ll be in a rush.  I’ve accumulated a few hints to help you prepare for YOUR Holiday giving — saving you some money and at the same time  being more certain […]

Christmas Season Is Right Around The Corner

| October 28, 2010

October is just about gone, so we’re heading right into the Christmas Holiday season.  For those of us who enjoy making gifts for family members, friends, children’s teachers, neighbors, etc, now is the time to get organized and figure out exactly what you want to make for each of them.  Each gift must be personally chosen […]

Quick And Easy Inexpensive Gifts To Make

| December 2, 2009

If you haven’t visited PatternsThatFitYou lately, you really need to check out the FREE Classes section for a variety of quick, easy and inexpensive gifts you can make!  I’ll give you a couple of the most popular gifts so you can check out your gift list and see who you have that could use some […]

The Push Is on For Making Christmas Gifts

| November 28, 2009

Here we are – the day after “Black Friday”, and if you’re like me – tired of fighting the crowds yesterday, and now ready to settle down and go to work on making those Christmas gifts! Today I want to review a few of the “most read” projects and tutorials from our blog, that would […]

Countdown To Christmas

| November 3, 2008

The Christmas Season has officially started at all the brick and mortar stores.  I’ve been seeing Christmas stuff in Walmart and some places already, but normally the first of November the Halloween decorations come down and Christmas decorations, sales incentives and banners come out in full force.Well, the question of the day is — why […]