Free pattern: Spooky cat

spooky cat pattern

Wendi Gratz of Happy Shiny World created this pretty kitty across a patchwork ground using a fusible applique technique. Subscribers to her site/newsletter can download the pattern for free. It includes instructions for making the block into a mini wall … Read More...

7 Spooky DIY Halloween Decorations

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Halloween is quickly approaching and these 7 ideas can add just what you need to have the most spooky décor in the neighborhood.  Each of these projects are DIY, and so easy you will probably be making more than one.  … Read More...

Carve Your Pumpkin with Knitting Style

Knitting related pumpkin carving templates!We knitters usually like the world to know our favorite craft, and there’s no reason the people who come to your house on Halloween shouldn’t know that you come armed with needles.

Knitting Daily has a couple of really cute … Read More...

More Reasons to Pick up Your Needles

don't learn to knit because ryan gosling is supposedly doing itWe probably all know a lot of reasons why knitting is great for us. It’s good for our mental health, for sure. It can also be good for our physical health when we reach for the needles instead of the … Read More...

Show & Tell | Halloween Delights

CMM_Twlight by Jeanette LyntonThis post is purely for inspiration! Jeannete Lynton shows off six different paper crafting projects made for Halloween. from a witches hat, to a door hanger to the cute treat bag shown above (and more), you’re sure to find some … Read More...

Show & Tell | Tombstone Trio

Tombstone-Trio-project by Annette's Creative Journey

 

Here’s another great (and spooky) Halloween paper crafting project! Annette was inspired to create this tombstone trio by Tim Holtz. She explains how she used Tim Holtz’s Sizzix Alterations Dies: Cabinet Card and Mini Cabinet Card. get the details … Read More...

8 Halloween Crafts from Recycled Items

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Decorating for holidays is very fun, but buying new decorations from the store from year-to-year can be quite pricey.  These 8 Halloween crafts are made from recycled items that you probably use on a daily basis in your home.  Take … Read More...

20 No-Sew Fabric Craft Ideas

Here is a great roundup post from littleredwindow’s Cassie.

She had tons of fabric left over and wasn’t allowed to buy more till she got rid of what she already had. Talk about a predicament!

So, she got creating, and searching, … Read More...

Knitted Glass?

knit-3Artist Carol Milne makes knitted glass art. How does that happen? Glass is solid (sort of) and when it is molten and in a state that it can be manipulated, it’s too hot too touch. What really happens here is … Read More...