Fingerprint Heart Ornaments

Fingerprint Heart Ornaments
This is an adorable craft that would make a great gift for parents or grandparents! Jen, from The Mad House, explains how easy it is to make these heart-shaped ornaments. She also shares a recipe for making white clay using … Read More...

Project: Matching Gift Box and Card

Project: Matching Gift Box and Card

The Scrap of Life blog has directions and dimensions for making this sweet blue bird themed gift bag made out of cardstock and pattern papers along with a pretty matching gift card. Change up the pattern papers to fit any occasion. … Read More...

Tutorial: Abstract painted pillow covers

Tutorial: Abstract painted pillow covers Tutorial: Abstract painted pillow covers

Elsie from A Beautiful Mess shows how you can make abstract painted pillow covers like these.  They’ll add a fresh pop of color to your home décor.  This tutorial shows how to make the cool … Read More...

Tutorial: Sunshine applique diaper stacker

Tutorial: Sunshine applique diaper stacker Tutorial: Sunshine applique diaper stacker

Sew4Home shares a tutorial for making a hanging diaper stacker with a cute sunshine applique.  The sunshine motif works equally well for boys or girls, as does the gray and white and yellow color scheme they … Read More...

chocolate Dipped Sugar Cookies

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The sugar cookie makes its way on every holiday table. So why not make these heart shaped cookies for Valentine’s Day. You could even make them for Groundhogs Day to celebrate your happiness for a shorter winter or longer winter. … Read More...

Tutorial: Pattern weight pincushions

Tutorial: Pattern weight pincushions Tutorial: Pattern weight pincushions

Karin from Leigh Laurel Studios shows how you can make a set of pattern weights that double as pincushions.  The walnut shell (lizard litter) filling gives them weight and will also hold your pins.  The ones … Read More...

Tutorial: Easy to make t-shirt skirt

Tutorial: Easy to make t-shirt skirt Tutorial: Easy to make t-shirt skirt

LiZ from Simple Simon and Company shows how easy it is to make a girl’s gathered skirt out of a t-shirt.  Like, so easy you’ll have a hard time making just one. Which is fine, … Read More...

Pinterest Inspired Projects; A rainbow of hearts

A rainbow of heartsGrietjie of Joyful Mama took Pinterest ideas and made her adorable Felt hearts that she placed in different glass jars on her windowsill for Valentine’s Day. The instructions for these are pretty straightforward and then she explains about sewing them … Read More...

Mini Pot Pie

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I’m ready for the big game this weekend and beyond ready for the weekend after Blizzard Juno. The fact that there is another storm tomorrow puts a small damper on the weekend. Does anyone want some snow? Thanks to Jess … Read More...

Black hearts pillow decor

Black Hearts Pillow

I love twofers in DIY, don’t you? Here, Nettie of A Quilt is Nice decorates for Valentine’s Day, but with a darker shade of red, actually black. With black, it’s neutral enough to be out all year. She used a tutorial … Read More...