Christ centered advent- include a scripture and/or service challenge- scriptures could be stories from life of Christ or different names/roles of Christ Lethbridge Ward Relief Society: Hints for a making a Christmas Advent
10 Sewing Tips for Using Chalkboard Fabric by Nancy Zieman. Cheri's Fabric to quilt has a matchbox car fabric panel. Sew the panel to the opposite side of chalk cloth, and have two separate play surfaces!
REUPHOLSTERING FURNITURE just got a little less scary with these upholstery yardage cheat sheets I found at All Things Thrifty. Once you know how much fabric yardage is needed for each piece of furniture, the project seems less daunting.