Fun Tops to Knit for Summer and Fall

cool knits to get you through summerEven though I’m starting to get in a fall mood, the weather is hardly cooperating with that feeling. We’re actually having the hottest week we’ve had all summer, and while I’m certainly not complaining, I’m not exactly in the mood … Read More...

10 Knitted Wreaths

10 knitted wreaths - CraftGossip

 

Summer is almost over, so don’t fight it!  Instead, celebrate the coming of fall by making one of these adorable knitted wreaths.   There’s something for everyone here, from beginner finger knitting, to a wreath covered in tiny sweaters … Read More...

20 Ideas For You To Use Old Drawers

drawer-reuse

Upcycling old pieces of furniture is kind of a big thing right now.  However, some of these makeovers tend to leave you with unused pieces such as the drawers and knobs.  Have you ever had a hard time getting rid … Read More...

Freebie: Z is for Zombees

Z_is_for_ZombeesI know it is still August but I can’t help getting excited for fall and particularly Halloween. Halloween is HUGE at my house. We go crazy with decorations! I always try to add something new each year. I’m so glad … Read More...

Ruffle Cake Pops

Ruffle Cake Pops
Cake pops with style!

Cake Poppin’ shows us how to take the ordinary cake pop and give it some flare with ruffles. How cute these would be at a little girl’s party, bridal shower or even a baby shower. You … Read More...

DIY Buzzing Mosquito Craft

DIY Buzzing Mosquito Craft
While you might not like real mosquitoes, you can enjoy making your own pretend mosquito that really buzzes. The trick to making this little critter buzz is a simple drinking straw!

Dusty, from To the Moon and Back, came up … Read More...

Newsy: Crafty mags going away

Quilt Trends The Quilter no moreSoon, you will cease to see these magazines on store shelves or in your mailbox. Sadly, the parent company, All American Crafts, closed its doors last week. Specifically dear to my heart are two of their publications, The Quilter and Quilt Read More...

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Tutorial: DIY jeans shorts with a finished hem

Allison from Freshly Completed shares a tutorial showing how to shorten a pair of jeans to make them shorts.  Making them yourself from a pair of jeans allows you to get them exactly the length you … Read More...