Tutorial: Dark Phoenix costume

Tutorial: Dark Phoenix costume

Tutorial: Dark Phoenix costume

Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how she created a Dark Phoenix costume for her niece.  The costume is based off of a basic t-shirt and leggings pattern.  If you can sew a t-shirt and leggings, you can … Read More...

Cooler Corn

Cooler Corn
I still haven’t tried it yet, but I might try a smaller version for Labor Day Weekend. Corn that you cook in the cooler!
Apparently, it is well known in the camping community and the writer found out about it … Read More...

Tutorial: Modern hexagon pillow

Tutorial: Modern hexagon pillow

Tutorial: Modern hexagon pillow

Nicole from Modern Handcraft shares a tutorial at Therm O Web showing how to make her Fabric Fuse Modern Hexagon Pillow.  It’s a simple square pillow covered with pleather hexagons.  They’re stitched down through the corners, … Read More...

Video tutorial: Patchwork coffee koozie

Video tutorial: Patchwork coffee koozie

Video tutorial: Patchwork coffee koozie

Fat Quarter Shop shares a tutorial for making a patchwork coffee koozie.  It’s a video tutorial so you can watch along and see how to make it.  For the patchwork pieces, they recommend using a … Read More...

Five Little Monkeys Finger Puppets

Five Little Monkeys Finger Puppets
If you have your own little monkeys, they will certainly enjoy making and playing with these cute monkey finger puppets that can be used when they sing the popular kid’s song “Five little monkeys jumping on the bed…” … Read More...

Free pattern: Yoga Skirt

Free pattern: Yoga Skirt

Free pattern: Yoga Skirt

Daniela from On the Cutting Floor shares a free pattern for her Yoga Skirt.  It’s a circle skirt from stretch knit fabric, with a super comfortable yoga-style waistband.  The wide waistband folds over the top of the skirt … Read More...

Free pattern: Sun and Rain Hat

sunrainhatI like to keep a sun hat tucked away in the back hatch of my car.  You never know when you’re gonna need a little shade, whether it’s a trip to the pool (or park) or working in the garden.  Lorenna … Read More...

Project: Mixed Media Home Decor

Project: Mixed Media Home Decor

This mixed media altered frame from Tim Holtz is stunning! Tim shares how he used printed tissue papers, stencils, glitter, embellishments and die cuts to make this lovely art piece on top of a plain picture frame. I love how he … Read More...

Crochet An Amazing Lace Wrap Shawl

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When I first saw this shawl, I was immediately intrigued with the unusual shape of it.  You can see that better in the second photo.  I wasn’t quite sure how it would remain situation on my shoulders, but, as you … Read More...