This pattern is available for free: favorite-scarf-ever.pdf I thought this gorgeous skein of Misti Alpaca Hand Paint Sock Yarn (that was my birthday gift to myself) deserved to be used for something more visible than socks – so I did some stitchy pattern math and came up with this easy to memorize pattern to make […]
Hardware stores aren’t just for DIYers to pick up supplies; they are a great source of materials for crafters too. Washers make great jewellery, this necklace is a simple design and really easy to make (but they do take a couple of days to dry so you’ll have to be patient, and as they take […]
If you are anything like me, and maybe even if you aren’t, then you love pretty things. Am I right? I love when things can be pretty and functional. Just because something serves a purpose doesn’t mean it can’t be colorful or exciting. Something like let’s say post-it notes. I use these constantly. At home, […]
With section of aluminum wire and pieces of lightweight acrylic imitation pearl beads, it’s easy and inexpensive to make this elegant pearl pendant necklace. Check it out for the details on how to make this handmade jewelry design. [click for tutorial.]
Easy Fleece Hat Pattern I’m always the one at the store digging around in the bargain bin fabric. Is it just me or is there something about discounted fabric that is just….exciting? It seems like most of my sewing projects tend to be made with scraps or small pieces so I love finding a deal […]
It’s been a while since I made a project that made me say, “Oh my goodness, I just can’t stop making these!” I tend to have a short attention span when it comes to crafts, I love making things once, and moving on to the next thing. But, I dare anyone to make just one […]
Back to school has us weeding out the old, the too small & the “uncool”. With a pile of jeans my girls out grew in my arms, I was struck with an idea… Those pant legs could be wine gift bags! Now since this was about 10 am, I want you to know I was […]
DIY Craft – Paw Print Wall Art | Modern Dog magazine. I am so doing this with all four of my Chi-Babies.
10 Truly Excellent Ways To Use Mason Jars.
How to Make a Loom Flower Today’s tutorial is courtesy of FiberFlux. These adorable flowers are perfect for decorating gift bags or boxes, attaching to scarves, or mittens, or gloves as an embellishment. Create a whole garden full and make an adorable garland to decorate a room for spring! I have recently discovered making yarny […]