Knit a Fantasy Garden

knit garden diyI usually focus on knitting garments and other “useful” things, but it can be a lot of fun to make something that’s just pretty, too.

Kat from Just Crafty Enough did just that when she made her fantasy garden in … Read More...

Confetti Stick Party Favors

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Looking for a fun and inexpensive favor to use at your wedding or shower?  These adorable confetti sticks are so easy to make, and leave your guests with a fun little reminder of your special day.  Gather all the supplies … Read More...

Easy No-Sew Bandana Bracelets

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We all love a good craft project and it’s even better when it’s quick and easy.  These bandana bracelets are about as easy as it comes, and because they are no sew, they are very kid-friendly (with the exception of … Read More...

Vegan Alternative to Cream

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Photo by James Ransom

This is a brighter (and vegan) alternative to cream – for all your soups, sauces, and sides!

This recipe is for a roasted Onion purée which is brighter and better and enhances flavors rather than obscuring … Read More...

American Flag Cake

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What better cake for 4th of July celebrations than this amazing flag cake?

A simple white cake, with a (patriotic) surprise inside! This cake by Erin McDowell at Food52 is an adaptation of a simple white cake (or rather 5 … Read More...

Making Your Own Beach Buoy Yard Decor

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Do you love the nautical look, and want to somehow incorporate it into your yard décor for this upcoming Summer?  Take a look at these adorable weathered beach buoys we found over at The Turquoise Home.  They are simply adorable, … Read More...

Feature Friday: JBM Designs

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Today’s Feature Friday post is highlighting a beautiful shop from Etsy named JBM Designs.  Jodie’s’ jewelry has a very elegant flare and is something that will appeal to almost anyone.  She has handmade artisan jewelry featuring handcrafted necklaces, wire wrapped … Read More...

How to Knit a Scarf in Random Lace

random lace shawlI once read a book (called Crazy Lace) that was all about using random lace stitches to make awesome, one-of-a-kind lace shawls. I loved the look of the projects and really wanted to try it, but so far I … Read More...