Tutorial: Little girl’s nightgown

Tutorial: Little girl's nightgown

Tutorial: Little girl’s nightgown

Jamie from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom shares a tutorial for making a little girl’s knit nightgown.  She made the one you see here as a special gift for her daughter to wear when visiting her … Read More...

7 Things To Do With Milk Jugs

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Plastic milk jugs are something that most of us have in our homes on a regular basis.  If you have a hard time throwing them away because you know there just has to be something more useful you can do … Read More...

Free pattern: Apple softie

Free pattern: Apple softie

Free pattern: Apple softie

Amy at Positively Splendid shares a free pattern for making this apple softie.  There’s a pocket across the front that can hold a note and maybe a small gift.  How about some packets of apple cider … Read More...

DIY Donut Bulletin Board

I love this Donut Bulletin Board that was posted on the Paint the Gown Red blog. It even has *sprinkle push pins*. Isn’t that just adorable? I think it’s the cutest.

Jamie posted the tutorial for both the bulletin board … Read More...

Tutorial: No-sew fabric covered mouse pad

Tutorial: No-sew fabric covered mouse pad

Tutorial: No-sew fabric covered mouse pad

There’s no reason to have an ugly mouse pad at your desk.  Cover that baby with fabric and make it pretty!!  Lindsay from The Cottage Home shows how to do it.  It’s super fast, … Read More...

Back to School Clay

It’s the bestest time of year again! The kidlets are heading back to school, the routine and schedules are on their way back and, where I live, the mosquito onslaught will stop soon. Here’s a selection of back to school … Read More...

Getting Started With Christmas Crochet

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I know it’s likely way too hot where you (and I) live to even think about Christmas crochet, but it’s time.  Unless you want to attempt to crochet around the clock once the calendar hits December 1, 2014, you need … Read More...

Tute: Tot’s Triangle Tote

Tot's Triangle Tote Free tutorial

Fill this cute tote with things to keep the little ones busy and your next outing will be a cinch. The bottom is made of pieced triangles sewn into rows. The handles sit between this and the top band. All of it … Read More...

Tutorial: Crossover pocket backpack

Tutorial: Crossover pocket backpack

Tutorial: Crossover pocket backpack

Sew4Home shows how to make a drawstring backpack with crossover pockets on the front.  The criss cross design creates three pockets that can hold pens and pencils and other smaller items.   The backpack itself is a … Read More...

Tutorial: Scrap fabric scissors case

Tutorial: Scrap fabric scissors case

Tutorial: Scrap fabric scissors case

Minki from Minki’s Work Table shares a tutorial showing how she made these beautiful scissors cases.  They’ve got batting inside that will keep the sharp ends of the scissors from poking through.  You can make … Read More...