Tag: diy

DIY Halloween Decor ~ 2×4 Pumpkins

Posted October 12, 2016 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
DIY Halloween Decor ~ 2×4 Pumpkins

  There is just something magical about crisp, cool morning air, isn’t there? The smell of fall is so very delightful! I especially love this time of year for quick and easy DIY projects like this one. I think my man has hung on to every scrap piece of wood he’s encountered in the last […]

A #DIY Tassel Wall Hanging

Posted March 14, 2016 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
A #DIY Tassel Wall Hanging

Do you have a large expanse of wall you just don’t know how to fill? Do you want something stunning and creative? This DIY tassel wall hanging is the perfect choice! (And you’ll use up some of that yarn stash.) [Continue Reading]

Everything’s Coming Up Daisies!

Posted March 8, 2016 by Monique in Paper Crafting / 0 Comments
Everything’s Coming Up Daisies!

Crafting with paper towel rolls or tubes seems to be popular lately so we saved a few in the hopes of coming up with an idea of what to do with them. Sure enough an idea to create daisies came to mind. When flattened and cut, the tubes look like flower petals as well as […]

A DIY Project For the Black Thumbed Among Us!

Posted March 3, 2016 by Monique in Paper Crafting / 0 Comments
A DIY Project For the Black Thumbed Among Us!

I remember years ago, my grandfather had a glassed in front porch that did double duty as a greenhouse. He used old coffee cans, mostly, threw a bit of dirt in each container, and by some miracle of nature grew his own tomato’s along with a few herbs. Home made pasta sauce was a necessary […]

Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

Posted November 26, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Crochet Woven Christmas Heart

A small woven Christmas heart, which a traditional symbol of a Danish Christmas. The traditional colors are red and white same as their flag, but you can make them in any 2 colors! The heart is made of 2 alike crocheted pieces, which a woven together and stitched together at the bottom with sewing thread. […]

Warn ‘N Toasty NO SEW Sweater Pumpkins

Posted November 24, 2014 by Monique in DIY Mini Project / 0 Comments
Warn ‘N Toasty NO SEW Sweater Pumpkins

Well sweater pumpkins seem to be pretty popular and I know why, they are really neat!  There also are a few tutorials available on the internet to make them yourself.   You can find one here at hummadeedledee.  And, another here at Small Fry & Co.   Read more [here]    

Wire-Wrapping Tutorial ~ Button Necklace

Posted November 7, 2014 by Monique in Beading / 0 Comments
Wire-Wrapping Tutorial ~ Button Necklace

If you’re drawn to vintage style and antiques, chances are you have a jar or two of pretty old buttons. Carved mother of pearl buttons are especially popular to collect. With just a little wire and a few jewelry making tools, you can make an easy button pendant with basic wire-wrapping techniques. In this post, […]

Book Page Pumpkin Tutorial

Posted November 6, 2014 by Monique in Paper Crafting / 0 Comments
Book Page Pumpkin Tutorial

I love decorating with book pages. I love decorating with pumpkins. It was only natural that I combined the two together to make Book Page Pumpkins. This is such a simple craft project, but the results are stunning. Everyone who sees my book page pumpkin comments on it! Check out the tutorial [here]

Pumpkin Patch Pillow

Posted November 5, 2014 by Monique in Crocheting / 0 Comments
Pumpkin Patch Pillow

This is a seriously adorable crochet pattern, available [here]. You do have to sign up, but becoming a member is free and will allow you access to a plethora of patterns;-) Annndddd, there is still plenty of time to whip up one or two of these before turkey day! Enjoy.