Five Little Monkeys Finger Puppets

Five Little Monkeys Finger Puppets
If you have your own little monkeys, they will certainly enjoy making and playing with these cute monkey finger puppets that can be used when they sing the popular kid’s song “Five little monkeys jumping on the bed…” … Read More...

Free pattern: Sun and Rain Hat

sunrainhatI like to keep a sun hat tucked away in the back hatch of my car.  You never know when you’re gonna need a little shade, whether it’s a trip to the pool (or park) or working in the garden.  Lorenna … Read More...

Project: Mixed Media Home Decor

Project: Mixed Media Home Decor

This mixed media altered frame from Tim Holtz is stunning! Tim shares how he used printed tissue papers, stencils, glitter, embellishments and die cuts to make this lovely art piece on top of a plain picture frame. I love how he … Read More...

Crochet An Amazing Lace Wrap Shawl

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When I first saw this shawl, I was immediately intrigued with the unusual shape of it.  You can see that better in the second photo.  I wasn’t quite sure how it would remain situation on my shoulders, but, as you … Read More...

Tutorial: No-sew neoprene circle skirt

Tutorial: No-sew neoprene circle skirt

Tutorial: No-sew neoprene circle skirt

Geneva from A Pair and A Spare shows how you can make this neoprene circle skirt.  There’s no sewing involved.  In fact, it’s just two simple cuts.  How easy is that!  She says neoprene is … Read More...

Celebrate with Your Own Donut Bar

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Who doesn’t love to take a unique twist on the traditional? For instance, instead of a decorated cake at a birthday party, reception, or even just at your next family gathering in place of the “dessert table,” try this Donut … Read More...

BLT Dip

BLT-Dip
For me Labor Day weekend is the end of summer. I know it isn’t officially autumn till September, but it is the official end of the lazy days and kids are back to school.

We don’t have a party or … Read More...

DIY Faux Decorated Pumpkins

fake pumpkinsJen of “Craft-O-Maniac” decorated faux pumpkins and is sharing her ideas with us. She has one pumpkin that she painted black and turned it into an adorable cat. Her next one is painted in three colors white orange and yellow … Read More...

Tutorial: Baby doll receiving blanket

Tutorial: Baby doll receiving blanket

Tutorial: Baby doll receiving blanket

Melissa from Polka Dot Chair shares a tutorial for making a receiving blanket for a baby doll.  It’s a self-binding blanket, meaning that the edges of the back wrap to the front to cover the raw edges.  The self-binding … Read More...

Freebie: Elf BBQ

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Summer is coming to a close, Labor Day is just around the corner but there is still time for one last BBQ. These little elves have the right idea…have a little fun playing with their favorite pet while mom barbeques … Read More...