DIY Back to school tumblers from nikki in stitches - vinyl embellished water bottles “Back To School” Silhouette Specialty Media Sale!

It happens every year! Summer flies by and before we know it the kiddos are headed back to school! And moms are stuck in the weird place of happy and sad at the same time: Sad to see the days … Continue reading

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Nikki In Stitches - McGonigal Home from Jen T Designs Welcome Home

Hey, Stranger. It’s been while. Too long, to say the least. This summer has kicked my behind. From packing the entire house and family up for a move, to unpacking the entire house and family in our new home, to … Continue reading

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silhouette portrait may giveaway Good News And Even Better News: I’m Giving Away A Silhouette Portrait!

The Good News: The Silhouette specialty media promo is still going strong AND many of you have emailed asking if it’s ok to ask questions. OF COURSE! Ask away! I’ll tell you my favorite must-have’s. I’ll give you a few … Continue reading

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More than just a painted pot! - Silhouette Specialy Media Promo More Than Just A Painted Pot! {Paint, Sand, And Stick!}

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it here yet, but this party of five and one energy filled yellow lab is moving. You know…it’s one of those “we’re only moving to the other side of town” kind of moves, which … Continue reading

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Blue-Goose-Boutique-opening-celebration-facebook-social-media-graphic Lauren McKinsey’s Blue Goose Boutique Grand Opening Giveaway!

I am so excited to share not only a fun giveaway with you today, but also the work of a very talented friend! Many Craft Academy students know Lauren McKinsey’s designs because she so graciously gives them to us to … Continue reading

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Nikki In Stitches 3 Tips for Applying HTV Heat Transfer Vinyl 3 Tips For Applying Heat Transfer Vinyl

Either I was a very good girl last year or Santa keeps a close eye on me here and on Facebook because I got spoiled with a heat press at Christmas. It took me a bit to break it in, … Continue reading

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100 Days Smarter Homemade Tattoos from Nikki In Stitches and Silhouette Homemade Temporary Tattoos For Your Little Ones {And A Silhouette Portrait™ Giveaway!}

These little “100th Day Of School” tattoos were a big hit when I posted them on Instagram and Facebook a few weeks ago, so when Silhouette said their specialty media products were being featured this month, I was so excited to … Continue reading

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{Annie} On The Importance Of A Proper Pincushion {Annie} On The Importance Of A Proper Pincushion

I can remember when I was little she always had Creative Circle kits for me to work on.  I remember one in particular was a duck in a bathtub. It was the hardest one I had done so far. She … Continue reading

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let's talk crafts - nikki in stitches (volume 2) Pull Up A Chair…Let’s Talk Crafts (Volume 2)

Life gets crazy pretty fast. And with warm weather (hopefully) around the corner, things aren’t going to slow down. So I thought it would be nice today to take some time to just chat. This post was such a hit last … Continue reading

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Silhouette Stamping Starter Kit - Getting Started Creating Your Own Stamps Silhouette Stamping Starter Kit (And Supplies!) Are On Sale!

Silhouette has decided to squeeze in one more sale in February…and it’s a good one! They are featuring the Stamping Starter Kit, but almost all supplies are on sale, too! Not only can you grab your favorite goodies to play … Continue reading

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