Tutorial: Reusable grocery tote

Tutorial: Reusable grocery tote

Tutorial: Reusable grocery tote

Steph from The Silly Pearl shows how you can make a reusable grocery tote.  Besides the obvious benefit to the environment, it’s also an upgrade to the standard plastic grocery bags in terms of functionality.  It’s larger … Read More...

Project: Decorated Halloween Bags

Project: Halloween Bag

Dar’s Crafty Creations has directions for using vintage clip art, pattern papers and die cuts to decorate a plain brown bag and add a folded paper topper to a handled gift bag. These would be great large treat bags or a … Read More...

Tutorial: Ruffle hem sweater

Tutorial: Ruffle hem sweater

Tutorial: Ruffle hem sweater

Autumn from It’s Always Autumn shows an easy way to update the style of a sweater.  She added a lightweight ruffle hem to it.  She added it to a raglan sleeve sweater that she made, but … Read More...

Bathroom Organization From The Dollar Store

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Organizing your home can often be a very taunting and overwhelming task.  It can also become quite pricey, very quickly.  There just are not many places to find storage containers and organizing solutions that are “budget friendly”.  However, the dollar … Read More...

DIY Macrame Bracelet

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Macrame is back in town and this simple bracelet is a great point to get started. This tutorial has step by step photos to guide you along. Thought the images are a little rough the guide is till easy to … Read More...

Safe Tanning, Does it Exist?

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Safe tanning is there such a thing? What do you think? Check out this article by Growingupherbal.com and see if your opinion changes. The information might just give you a different perspective on what is healthy about tanning and what isn’t. Full Read More...

Hand Print Apples in a Basket

Hand Print Apples in a Basket

Celebrate autumn by making one of these adorable basket full of apples. Sandy, from Moments of Motherhood, made this with her daughter and then was nice enough to explain the process so you can make one too!

The apples are … Read More...

DIY: Crayon Candles

 Rachel shared a tutorial for these Crayon Candles on the blog, Adventures in Making. I think this is a fantastic way to use up broken and leftover crayon pieces. The colors can easily be customized, of course, and you could … Read More...

Crochet A Menagerie

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Want to make a stuffed animal for someone special?  You’ll find the perfect fuzzy friend in this collection called Edward’s Menagerie by Kerry Lord.  There are forty different soft and snuggly crocheted animal patterns in this charming collection so … Read More...