Newsy: Crafty mags going away

Quilt Trends The Quilter no moreYou will cease to see these magazines on shelves or in your mailbox. Sadly, the parent company, All American Crafts, closed its doors. Specifically dear to my heart are two of their publications, The Quilter and Quilt Trends.

Thanks goes … Read More...

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Allison from Freshly Completed shares a tutorial showing how to shorten a pair of jeans to make them shorts.  Making them yourself from a pair of jeans allows you to get them exactly the length you … Read More...

Tutorial: DIY laundry bag from 2 pillowcases

Tutorial: DIY laundry bag from 2 pillowcases

Tutorial: DIY laundry bag from 2 pillowcases

Susan from Organized 31 made this laundry bag for her daughter, who is leaving for college.  It was a quick, simple project because she started with a pair of pillowcases.  Brilliant!  She shares … Read More...

Edible Feather Tutorial

Edible Feather Tutorial
Wafer paper is the same as rice paper and it is edible. You are able to purchase it on Amazon if you are interested in making these feathers or any other design. You can also create flowers or butterflies out … Read More...

Paper Roll Apple Stamps

Paper Roll Apple Stamps
This is a fast and easy fall craft project that is great for kids of all ages. All that you need to make an apple picture like the one shared here is a cardboard tube — either from a toilet … Read More...

DIY Doggie Camper Van

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Yes don’t forget your furry friends! TheBark.com has full detailed instructions on creating these cute camper vans as a doghouse.

The puppy camper was designed by Michael Blunt, who says it was a labor of love and a personal challenge. His labor … Read More...

Make A Waterproof Brown Paper Bag Vase

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Who doesn’t love receiving a bouquet of flowers?  No, I’m not talking about the fancy arrangements from the floral shops.  It doesn’t always have to be that extravagant.  Sometimes it’s nice to have a bundle of fresh flowers from the … Read More...