Author Archives: Katie J Designs

About Katie J Designs

I am 30-something, married with two kids, two dogs, and three kitties. A daydreamer with visions of a successful sewing business. You know, the "get paid for doing what you love" job... I have been a stay home mom, a realtor, a property manager, and an admin assistant. I sometimes feel silly about it, but I have the opportunity to give this my best shot and that is what I am going to do. I would love to have you along for the ride. :)

Spring Line-up

Ahhh…spring is finally here is Northeast Ohio.  I was getting worried that it would never get here.  It has been so rainy and chilly these past few weeks.  Ick.  I am happy to report that the trees are in full bloom, the … Continue reading

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A Year Without My Dad

Today is the one-year anniversary of my father’s death.   Not a day that should be celebrated I’m sure, but a milestone nonetheless.   We have tearfully made it through the first Easter, Father’s Day, Birthday, Thanksgiving, and Christmas without him.  The … Continue reading

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Katie Jones – a brief biography

As shy as I am about talking about myself, I think it’s something any new blogger should do.  I know I always like to read the bio’s of other bloggers.  I almost always go there first. Helps make them real … Continue reading

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Make Minnie Ears For Your Doll

Who doesn’t love that sweet Minnie Mouse? I was asked by a friend to make a Disney themed outfit for her little girl’s American Girl doll.  She and her family were going to Disney World in a few months so naturally … Continue reading

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Hello Out There!

I have been procrastinating creating this first post.  My goal was to have it up the first week of 2011. *sigh*  I think I finally have the theme and colors right, so it’s time to jump in and learn to navigate … Continue reading

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