Dollar Store Soap Roses Revamp

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Who knew that dollar store soap petals could look so lovely? This rose ball is made using individual petals from a box of soap roses. These would look beautiful in a bathroom of a Wedding or other event. Though I … Read More...

Stained Glass Leaves

Stained Glass Leaves
As the leaves on the trees outside your windows start to turn colors and fall to the ground, why not make some equally colorful leaves to hang in your windows?!? Follow the easy step-by-step directions shared by Jennifer on her … Read More...

Free Applique Template: The Quiet Fox

Foxes are one of the many trends right now. I must say, I think they’re just as cute as owls.

Cass from Cass Can Sew designed The Quiet Fox applique and recently made it available for free download to use … Read More...

Tutorial: String quilt block

StripStringQuiltBlock This is the start of a quilt says Leena of Creative Instincts. The singular block started as an 8 inch square piece of paper pencil-marked on the diagonal in varying widths. Next, she cut yardage in narrow strips and began sewing them down, one after … Read More...

Tutorial: Double sided oilcloth picnic tablecloth

Tutorial: Double sided oilcloth picnic tablecloth

Tutorial: Double sided oilcloth picnic tablecloth

As the weather starts to cool, picnics in the park are once again a possibility.  Cover those concrete (and often dirty) picnic tables at parks and campgrounds with this picnic tablecloth.  Melanie from Artzy … Read More...

Make a Halloween Witch Hat

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Have you started thinking about Halloween yet? Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, so I’m always on the lookout for cute ideas to celebrate with.

Costumes and decorations are always more interesting when you can customize them to your … Read More...

Free pattern: Zipper Top Tote

Free pattern: Zipper Top Tote

Free pattern: Zipper Top Tote

Deby from So Sew Easy shares a free pattern to make this smart and chic Zipper Top Tote.  It’s a great everyday bag, measuring 12″ wide x 15″ tall.  There’s a wide zippered pocket on … Read More...

Tutorial: DIY knit fabric headwrap

Tutorial: DIY knit fabric headwrap

Tutorial: DIY knit fabric headwrap

A wide headwrap makes quick styling, especially on a bad hair day.  Delia from Delia Creates shares a tutorial showing how you can make a wide headwrap out of knit fabric.  The stretch of the … Read More...

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...