Polymer Clay Finds

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I found a wonderful mix of polymer clay goodness on Flickr this time through – twisted, cloudy blues in a necklace. A bright and friendly robot by the tremendously talented RobotsAreAwesome. A fabulous face cane. I’m a sucker for a … Read More...

Free pattern: The Perfect Baby Burp Cloth

Free pattern: The Perfect Baby Burp Cloth

Free pattern: The Perfect Baby Burp Cloth

Deby from So Sew Easy shares a free pattern for The Perfect Baby Burp Cloth.  That’s what she calls her pattern, and given the description I think she’s right.  It’s wider and shorter … Read More...

Tutorial: Gather fabric with a serger

Tutorial: Gather fabric with a serger

Tutorial: Gather fabric with a serger

Andrea from Four Square Walls shows how you can make gorgeous, tight gathers using your serger.  No basting and pulling threads required, yay!!!  Her tutorial tells what settings to use to achieve perfect gathers … Read More...

Free pattern: Ayza round yoke dress for women

Free pattern: Ayza round yoke dress for women

Free pattern: Ayza round yoke dress for women

Daniela from On The Cutting Floor has another free dress pattern to share with us!  It’s The Ayza Dress, which she designed for the summer-fall transition.  She suggests wearing it with a … Read More...

Tutorial: Felt Scissors Pouch

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Are you like me, always losing your scissors only to find the sharp end with your finger at the bottom of your bag? Well, it is time to stop stabbing those little piddies and make yourself this very simple yet … Read More...

Make a Spooky Wreath Tutorial

Spider web WreathThis is a VERY SCARY Halloween wreath created by Heidi of “Honeybear Lane”!  She even has a printable banner to put on the wreath “Pictured”!  Heidi says that her house is over-decorated, but can you go overboard for Halloween? I … Read More...

Tutorial: Make a baby’s sailor romper

Tutorial: Make a baby's sailor romper

Tutorial: Make a baby’s sailor romper

Ashley from Make It and Love It created this sweet little sailor romper for her son’s blessing.  She shares a tutorial showing how she made it.  She shows how to make a pattern by tracing … Read More...

3 steps to clean your makeup brush

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Like all DIY beauty accessories, the makeup brush that you use everyday is used quickly and forgotten even faster.

But it needs a little TLC as well. This brush builds up grease and grime from your own face and you should … Read More...

Learn How to Measure Yourself for Knits

tips for measuring a comfort garment to determine your ideal fitA lot of knitters embark on their first sweater with some fear related to knitting the right size that will actually fit them and look good on their bodies.

Knitting Daily is helping to take some of the guesswork out … Read More...

Crock Pot Apple Sauce

Crock Pot Apple Sauce
We will go apple picking in a couple of weeks. Last year, I made homemade apple sauce for my daughter when she got her braces. Amazingly, she liked it better than the store bought! I need to make a bigger … Read More...

DIY Faux Arrowhead Necklace

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Fran from “Fall For DIY” shares this Faux Arrowhead tutorial with us. It is beautifully crafted to look authentic. I might just be in love or atleast inspired by Fran’s blog. Here imagery is AMAZING! I wish my tutorial photos … Read More...

Easy DIY Cardboard Cake Stands

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When you want to put your cake on display, but find yourself short a traditional cake plate, there’s a handy DIY for that! The ladies at A Joyful Riot have a template and simple step-by-step instructions on how to make … Read More...