How to make doily art

doily art I always keep my eyes out for doilies when I’m at the thrift store as I love decorating with doilies. I have used them as cafe curtains by simply clipping them to a rod with curtain clips. But this art … Read More...

“One Smart Cookie” Graduation Party

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Here’s a wonderful graduation party idea for any non-traditional students earning their college degree: a “One Smart Cookie” themed gathering with homemade cookies and milk. This is an affordable, fun, and family-friendly way to celebrate the sacrifices that non-traditional students … Read More...

DIY Paper Butterflies

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How pretty are these paper butterflies? And they are amazingly easy to make as well.

All you need is some colored paper and scissors. Of course, you could use plain paper and then color them. :)

Innova Crafts shows you how … Read More...

The Best Beauty Products – How Many Do You Use?

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The annual beautyheaven Glosscars Winners for 2015 have been announced by leading Australian

beauty website beautyheaven.com.au. Carli Alman, Editor at beautyheaven.com.au, says: “The Glosscars are about establishing and rewarding new products to market”.

How many of these beauty products do … Read More...

Salt Dough Flower Fingerprints

Salt Dough Flower Fingerprints
When I found this project posted on the Meaningful Mama blog, my first thought was that it would make a fun Mother’s Day gift! The colorful flowers pictured here are made using salt dough that is formed into a flower … Read More...

Tutorial: Faux leather bucket bag

Tutorial: Faux leather bucket bag Tutorial: Faux leather bucket bag

Colleen at Pretty Prudent shows how you can make a faux leather bucket bag that’s pretty awesome.  It’s lined in a contrasting cotton.  A cord threaded through grommets around the top of the bag loosely cinches it … Read More...

3 Ways to Thwart Inner Critic

Thwart Inner Critic PDF and VideoA creator using paint and paper, Carolyn, of A Colorful Journey, offers up three of her favorite tips for stopping her inner critic. She shares these with anyone who signs up for her newsletter. I just did, and I have to tell you, … Read More...

Free pattern: Classic baby dress

Free pattern: Classic baby dress Free pattern: Classic baby dress

Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns and Melly Sews shares a free pattern to make this classic baby dress.  It has a lined sleeveless bodice and a gathered skirt.  You can make this pretty in any … Read More...

Mini Quilt Monday kickoff + giveaway

Modern Cozy Mini Quilt Giveaway

News. Darcy of Modern Cozy is giving away this bright and beautiful mini quilt. And, entering is easy. Just visit her Mini Quilt Monday announcement post and share a link to it through social media. Then leave her a comment on the same post … Read More...