Tutorial: Color blocked cap sleeves

Tutorial: Color blocked cap sleeves Tutorial: Color blocked cap sleeves

An from Straight Grain shares a tutorial showing how she made the color blocked cap sleeves on a dress she made for her I [heart] Marcel Marlier series.  It looks like it would be a simple … Read More...

Colorful Skeleton Coffin Brownies

Colorful Skeleton Coffin Brownies
Brownies make everything better and are always a hit at parties. How about making some of these fun brownies shaped like coffins for your Halloween party. These would be fun for school parties, if they still have them.

Janine from … Read More...

Knit a Patch Full of Pumpkins

Knit a patch of pumpkins with these free patterns.Now that it’s October, fall is really here and pumpkins are popping up everywhere. So you might as well have one on your knitting needles too, right?

The good news is there are lots of really cute options for knit … Read More...

Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns

Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns Tutorial: Fabric feather crowns

These fabric feather crowns by Monica from Marino Bambinos remind me of woodland fairies, like in A Midsummer Night’s Dream.  They’re fanciful and colorful, but earthy at the same time.  She shares a tutorial showing … Read More...

Kindle Winner Announced

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Wow. What an overwhelming response to our Kindle Giveaway. Thank you everyone and all loyal newsletter subscribers. We had 852 entries!

We love each and everyone of you, even though we can only give the Kindle to one of you.… Read More...

10 stamped Halloween treat bags

10 stamped halloween treat bags

 

 

Halloween is fast approaching, and with it come parties, classroom treats, and trick or treating.  Why not dress up those sweets with one of these cute and easy stamped treat bags?  Non-food prizes (think small toys from Oriental … Read More...

Style tips for short curvy girls

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Here are 11 tips from BuzzFeed that were actually written by Cindy Gordon, stylist at Wardrobe Therapy. All the tips are practical, without needing for you to go buy a tons of clothes.

That is, you can do it with mostly things … Read More...

35+ Monster Crafts and Treats

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If you’re planning a monster-themed Halloween party for little ones, this adorable roundup of cute (not scary!) monster themed crafts and treats is perfect for providing party favor inspiration. My personal favorites are the jars of glitter flecked monster slime … Read More...

Tutorial: Halloween witch apron

Tutorial: Halloween witch apron Tutorial: Halloween witch apron

Amber from Crazy Little Projects shares a free pattern for making a cute Halloween witch apron.   How fun would it be to answer the door to trick or treaters wearing this apron?   The apron is a … Read More...

Corny Science

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If you want to plan a seasonal science experiment for young children, I highly suggest trying these sink or float experiments shared by Theresa from Capri + 3.  She uses three different corn (popped popcorn, dried, and fresh) and two … Read More...