Halloween “Penny Rug” Table Runner

Halloween Penny Rug Table RunnerAlecia of “Chicken Scratch NY” lives in Upstate NY with her husband on a small farm with plenty of animals to keep them company.  Alecia has the neatest tutorial on how to make a “Halloween Penny Rug Table Runner” She … Read More...

Top 10 Halloween Party Decoration Ideas

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The weather is turning cooler, the leaves are turning colors, and the season for planning your Halloween party is finally here! Kids of all ages (admit it, even those big kids we call adults) love a party whose theme involves … Read More...

10 Cute Stuffies with Tutorials

10 cute stuffies with tutorials

 

 

There’s nothing cuter than seeing a child carrying around their most beloved stuffed animal, and bringing their little sidekick everywhere they go.  We’ve got ten adorable little stuffed toys for you today, complete with tutorials, that you can whip … Read More...

Cake Mix Cookies

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I couldn’t resist  popping over from my usual blog BathnBody to share with you this recipe my daughter I adapted today. We have seen lot’s of recipes for cake mix this and cake mix that but this was our first … Read More...

Make Your Own Toilet Bombs

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Although it may be a bit of an embarrassing topic for some, the fact of the matter is that the bathroom can be one of the most disgusting, germy, and smelly places in the home.  Even with frequent cleanings it is just inevitable … Read More...

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

Tutorial: Mini pouf pincushion

This mini pouf pincushion is a pretty place to park your sewing pins and needles.  Sew4Home shares a tutorial showing how to make one.  It’s a scrap-happy project using only small pieces of fabric. Each pouf … Read More...

A is for Apple

ABC Fun - A is for Apple
A is for Apple and it is also for Autumn… Coincidence? I think not because autumn is the perfect time to teach about apples, and learning about both are a great way to start an alphabet unit!

Bern, from Mom … Read More...

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Tutorial: Easy princess costume shirt

Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings shows how you can make this Cinderella costume shirt.  It’s easy to make because you start with a purchased tank top and just add the puffy princess sleeves.  Wear it with … Read More...

DIY Shibori Suji Dyed Felted Shawl

I’ve posted about Shibori here a few times recently, it’s quite a trend! Annette from Fiber Artsy loves the trend and posted this tutorial on her blog.

Annette shares a technique called Suji Dyeing. It looks fairly easy, but can … Read More...

3D Invitations & Floral Envelope Liners

DIY 3D Invitations and Floral Envelope Liners

There are so many pretty details in these dimensional invitations. Gold glitter paper, a pop-up, and floral patterned paper make these invites unique! I especially love the floral envelope liners. They may look complicated, but with a quick and easy … Read More...

Technique: Layered Stamps Card

Technique: Layered Stamps Card

The Spectrum Noir blog shares how to make a lovely layered image card. By stamping the same stamped image on different papers and cutting them out and layering them together you’ll get a wonderful  card with lots of dimension and pattern. There’s also tips … Read More...

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

Tutorial: Machine sewn rolled hem

When you’re putting a hem on a lightweight or sheer fabric, especially a hem that is curved, a rolled hem might be what you need to do.  You can make a rolled hem by hand, … Read More...