What Are You Knitting for New Year’s Eve?

Add some sparkle to your New Year's Eve outfitNew Year’s Eve doesn’t get the crafty build up that Christmas does, probably because frankly we’re all kind of tired after the big event and no one can quite handle another holiday exactly a week later.

But if you’re going … Read More...

Hanukkah Bento Lunches

Hanukkah Bento Lunches
I love looking at Bento lunch boxes. So cute and creative, but mostly healthy. I am amazed at the creativity and how well the Bento box can be used in so many different ways. Such as making the holidays fun … Read More...

25 Sparkly Party Ideas for New Year’s Eve

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If you think every party is better with a touch of glitter, you’ll love this roundup of sparkly New Year’s Eve party ideas from The 36th Avenue. There are glittered candles, vases, silverware, and more to create a festive party … Read More...

DIY Felt Embroided Necklaces

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This tutorial started out as a Breast Cancer Pink October awareness campaign, however I love the contrasting colors and vivid pink felt. These would be perfect project for teens or tweens who know basic stitches. Create a tutorial and create … Read More...

Free Cross Stitch – Singing tree

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This little fellow is sure to make you smile. Especially when we tell you that the tutorial is free. Do you still have time to stitch this up? Quick don’t just sit there get to it.

Free Pattern can be … Read More...

Free Pattern – Shopping Bag

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I am not sure what looks better, the veggies, the fruit, the bread or the bag. This bag is perfect for gift giving as well as personal use. It scrunches up small so can fit into a hand bag or … Read More...

Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings

Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings Tutorial: Wallpaper sample Christmas stockings

Cintia from My Poppet shows how you can make these fun Christmas stockings from upcycled wallpaper samples.  The heavier paper will stand up to the stitching on your machine.  You can use them as fun gift … Read More...

Project: Altered Calendar House

Project: Altered Calendar House

I love altered projects, turning something that is outdated or unused and turning it into something fabulous like this calendar house from Astrid’s Artistic Efforts. She totally transformed this wooden calendar with paints, crackle medium, stencils, embellishments and more. Visit Read More...

Wearing Blue On Your Wedding Day

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Wearing something blue on your wedding day is not just an old wives tale saying.  It actually dates back to English traditions and beliefs on bringing the bride good luck.  Those traditions are sometimes still carried on today, but in … Read More...

Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover

Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover Tutorial: Ruffled mantel cover

Becky from U create shares a tutorial at Riley Blake Designs showing how you can make a ruffled mantel cover.  The fabric cover sits over your mantel, with two rows of ruffles hanging down in front.  … Read More...

Tutorial: Rainbow Mini Quilt 3

Rainbow Mini Quilt

This is some strip happy patchwork created by Tonya of The Crafty Mummy who shares on her blog how to make it. Number 3 in her Rainbow mini quilt series, this project sews up fast making it the perfect choice for a beginner or experienced … Read More...

Elsa and Frozen Christmas craft

Frozen Elsa christmas ornament movie At Halloween virtually every little girl was dressed as Elsa and it occurred to me I bet Christmas would be a good time to craft up some Frozen and Elsa decorations. I found this collection at the blog Sunshine and … Read More...

Tutorial: 30-minute table runner

Tutorial: 30-minute table runner Tutorial: 30-minute table runner

I rarely notice that my home décor is… lacking until I’m getting ready to have people into my house.  And then, during that mad dash to clean up the mess, I don’t have time to make … Read More...