Project: Paper Easter Bag

Project: Paper Easter Bag

You don’t have to use a wicker basket for Easter you can make up your own cute Easter bags out of pattern paper. Using a 12×12 piece of scrapbooking paper the Fancy Pants blog has step by step directions for … Read More...

7 DIY Centerpiece Ideas

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When you hear the word “centerpiece”, you most likely automatically think of weddings.  But, centerpieces go so much farther than that.  From birthday parties, to anniversaries, to work parties, to simple home décor, a centerpiece is just that much needed extra touch.  … Read More...

DIY Kate Spade Inspired Gold Eggs

Ashley from Ash and Crafts shared this link showing how she decorated her Easter eggs in a gold Kate-Spade-inspired style. Since Easter is in just a few days I definitely had to share these! This is something everyone can do, … Read More...

Tutorial: Belgian Waffle improv pleating

Tutorial: Belgian Waffle improv pleating Tutorial: Belgian Waffle improv pleating

An from Straight Grain shows how you can use an improv pleating technique to create a criss cross surface design.  She calls it The Belgian Waffle, and it’s beautiful on the bodice of a little … Read More...

Felt Flower Wreath for Summer

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sweet Pea1Paula of “Sweet Pea” has some very attractive project tutorials for us to make.  She crafted yellow and white flowers from scraps of felt leftover from crafting a wreath for a friend who cracked her favorite tennis racket.  Paula was … Read More...

52 Unique Easter Egg Fillers

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My son absolutely loves Easter egg hunts! And, since we live close to his extended family on both sides, he normally gets to hunt for eggs five or six times per year. To keep him from being totally overloaded on … Read More...

50+ DIY Projects Using Old Maps

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Who doesn’t love the look of an old map?  There are so many different styles and colors of a map, and the old blue and green coloring of the world globe is far from being the only option to use.  … Read More...