Monthly Archives: January 2013

Handmade Christmas-Part four: Bean Bag Chairs

The Spiehs’ girls have always wanted bean bag chairs.  Well, “always for a long time,” as Ava puts it.  To be honest I dreaded this project because I thought it would be hard, tedious and boring.  However, it was just … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas-Part Three: Peace Sign Baskets and Pj’s

Carol and I really enjoy making gifts for each other’s kiddos.  The girls, and sometimes boys, are very interested in what projects we are working on and love it when we make something for them. For Christmas this year, Carol … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas-Part Two: Jeff’s iphone Case

Citymade husband Jeff loves to hunt… …for the perfect product that is.  He has been hunting for the perfect iphone case for months.  He has been showing me pictures of various cases over the internet and he really liked a … Continue reading

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Handmade Christmas-Part One: Caroline’s Tool Set

One of the busiest and most productive times of the year for citymade is Christmas time.  We love putting on Christmas music and sewing for hours at a time.  We always say we are going to start making Christmas gifts … Continue reading

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Happy new creating!

We have had a bit of a lull in our blogging and are hoping to get back into it in 2013, so let’s get started. We begin this year with an up-cycle. We had old corduroy pants, old tweed (one … Continue reading

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