DIY Doggie Camper Van

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Yes don’t forget your furry friends! TheBark.com has full detailed instructions on creating these cute camper vans as a doghouse.

The puppy camper was designed by Michael Blunt, who says it was a labor of love and a personal challenge. His labor … Read More...

Make A Waterproof Brown Paper Bag Vase

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Who doesn’t love receiving a bouquet of flowers?  No, I’m not talking about the fancy arrangements from the floral shops.  It doesn’t always have to be that extravagant.  Sometimes it’s nice to have a bundle of fresh flowers from the … Read More...

DIY Seed Bead Tube Necklace

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If you love working with seed beads then you are going to love this design. If you hate slow and tedious projects then I am afraid you are going to hate this one.  Personally I hate seed beads, not only … Read More...

punk projects: Glitter Shirts DIY

On my own blog, Punk Projects, I posted this tutorial on how to make your own glitter shirts!

To answer what is probably your first question- no, they aren’t washable!

These were meant to be just a one day wear. … Read More...

Tutorial: No-sew fabric apple garland

Tutorial: No-sew fabric apple garland

Tutorial: No-sew fabric apple garland

Amy from Positively Splendid show how you can make this no-sew apple garland.  With adhesive foam sheets from the craft store, this is a quick, easy project.  It’s a cute back-to-school project, but change out … Read More...

Tutorial: Tiered summer dress

Tutorial: Tiered mini dress

Tutorial: Tiered mini dress

Melissa Ting shows how you can make a tiered summer dress like this one.  The loose fitting short dress reminds me of the baby doll dresses I wore back in the 90s, though with a more modern style. … Read More...

Tutorial: Halloween Parlor Quilt

Halloween Parlor quilt RavenNothing foretells trouble ahead like a raven. Michelle of Michelle’s Romantic Tangle puts hers smack in the middle of this quilt. Appliqued to a fabric string block in neutral hues, she finishes the look with diamonds extending all the way … Read More...

Story Starter Blocks

Story Starter Blocks

Karyn, from Teach Beside Me, found herself with some plain, wooden craft blocks and decided to use them to make this educational game for her son. She had nine blocks that she painted three different colors. She then wrote different … Read More...

Freebie: Halloween Pattern Papers

Freebie: Halloween Pattern Papers

Download some free Halloween themed pattern papers from Free Vintage Digital Stamps, you’ll find a cool stripe and all over haunted pattern. The papers are already sixed at 6″x6″ so they are ready to print on your regular sized paper. … Read More...

Tassel necklace DIY scrap buster

leather tasselYou can make these cute tassels out of any scrap fibers and they are cute and all girls, young and old will love these “tassel necklaces”! Rae of “Rae Ann Kelly” has an excellent video covering every step on how … Read More...

Making Wet Felt Balls then bugs with Kids

bug1bug2Helen of “Curly Birds” has some fun projects for you and the kids.  First she shows you how to make the wet felted balls and then the cute little bugs.  Helen writes tutorials for children and adults focused on hand-sewing … Read More...