DIY Turquoise Pendant Necklace

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Hello 30 Days readers! I’m Allie from Miss Lovie and I’m so excited to be here as the jewelry contributor!  Today I’ll be showing you how to make your own turquoise pendant necklace. These are pretty popular right now. I have one from JCrew Factory Outlet that I wear ALL the time so I figured I needed another one in a different color so I could mix things up. You [Read More…]

Modern Quilting for the Home


Hi guys!  I recently {as in last week, tee-hee} hosted a blog collaboration with a wonderful group of ‘sewing/quilting’ bloggers.  You can read the full details of the collaboration here, but I’ll sum it up by saying it was a creative challenge to work with a small amount of supplies and create a project with a modern twist using a classic pattern … FOR THE HOME.   The reason I [Read More…]

Be a part of my 30days team!


As 30days continues to grow, I’m looking to expand as well!   Do you have a blog that you are wanting to get more exposure? Do you have ideas that you’d like to try out with a different crowd?  Join my team! Things I’m looking for: A creative person that loves sharing new ideas.  You would be posting (1) new project, one time a month.  The same date every month.  [Read More…]

Summer Sewing Inspiration

Happy summer break to all of you!! Maybe you’re already in the thick of it, but for us, we just started summer break this week and our weather has yet to really make us think it’s summer {not that I’m complaining … those 100 degree days can take their sweet time getting here}. I’m calling this the ‘summer of freedom’ and I’m really hoping to fully embrace this time home [Read More…]

Embroidered Thank You Card

Hello there, 30 days readers! It’s Allison from little lovelies, here to share an easy embroidery project with you. I have been sharing all kinds of needlework posts here on Mique’s blog, so take a look through my older posts for stitching tutorials and project inspiration. Today I am going to share a quick tutorial for making this sweet embroidered thank you card. It’s a great way to practice stitching [Read More…]

Love Letters

 It’s Allison again, visiting from little lovelies, here to talk embroidery. I am so happy to be back and share a tutorial with you. Today I am going to go over the back stitch (my favorite!) and then share how to make this:   Pin It Let’s start with how to make a back stitch.  A backstitch is pretty self explanatory – a line of stitches made by stitching back. [Read More…]

Project Organization


If I was still getting grades, my worst one would be in organization. My report card would definitely say Mique needs improvement.  But summer is in full swing at my house= 3 kids under my feet full time= big messes.  I am determined to make some major changes. I think this might help:Squeaky Clean from I Heart Organizingor maybe if I look at my Pinterest board long enough, I will [Read More…]