DIY Yarn Wrapped Easter Eggs

Annette shared this idea on her blog, Fiber Artsy, and I think it is a really fun technique! She says: “It is almost Easter again. Have you finished dyeing your eggs? How about something different for a change? Why not … Read More...

Free pattern: Rooftops quilt

Rooftops Quilt patternAmy Sinibaldi of Nana Company shares on her blog this sweet baby quilt featuring the Bon Bon Bebe fabric collection. Notice how she fussy-pieced the centers of each of the patterned blocks. Her technique can be applied to other fabrics, maybe even some from your own stash. … Read More...

Free pattern: Vulcan Greeting

FandomInStitches_Vulcan GreetingFandom In Stitches brings you “Vulcan Greeting”, a paper pieced quilt block that is no doubt a tribute to Spock. May he rest in peace. She offers this pattern as a free download, among other great looking science fiction patterns for you to … Read More...

Project: Birthday Pop-Up Card

Project: Birthday Po-Up Card

I love cards that go the extra mile and move, unfold or pop up! This cool birthday card will show the recipient you think they are a star with the fun pop up inside. The Created by Kate blog will … Read More...

Tutorial: Hexie keyring

Tutorial: Hexie keyring Tutorial: Hexie keyring

Nanny from Nannycraft4U shows how you can make a hexie keyring like this one.  It’s a great scrap busting project and would make a nice gift to give a friend.  If you’ve got a novelty fabric, you … Read More...

Farmhouse Cotton Branches Tutorial

cotton branchesHave you ever priced out cotton ball branches?  They are very expensive.  Today thanks to Larissa of Prodigal Pieces we can make our own for a very small cost.  She is a homeschooling mother of six that loves thrifting and … Read More...

March Madness Foods

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Let’s step away from Easter for a bit and help out those enjoying March Madness. A lot of upsets this year, hopefully your team is still in it! I don’t watch a lot of basketball, but when March Madness comes … Read More...

Review: Knitting Pleats

knitting pleats bookThere are all sorts of fun ways to add texture to your knitting, and one really cool way to do it that a lot of knitters don’t play with much is knitting pleats.

Pleats are usually worked by knitting some … Read More...

How To Make Your Own Eye Cream

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If you have children then you probably have bags under your eyes. Dark circles and the wrinkles from all the stress will be creeping up too.

Don’t wait until you get time to look in the mirror (probably when they … Read More...