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Crafts

Free Printable: Home is wherever

I’m really excited to share this latest home project and printable!  It’s something I’ve been thinking about for a long time and I finally got around to doing it.  Yay for completed projects! This is a hand lettered quote from… Continue Reading →

Upcycled Bath Decor

Eight months ago, my husband and I moved into our first house. I, of course, had huge aspirations of changing the decor and making it my own.  Aspirations that cost time and money, which haven’t garnered much enthusiasm from the… Continue Reading →

Donut go without a coaster!

Free Printable: Happy Aunt and Uncle’s Day

Parents, let’s just admit that the biggest perk of having kids is being able to use them as tools for gift giving.  For mother’s day this year we gave our moms a footprint mug and a framed baby picture.  For… Continue Reading →

Pack N Play Owl Update

Freshen up and personalize your Graco Pack N Play by adding bright DIY felt animals to the toybar.

DIY T-shirt Yarn

It’s upcycling February, so let’s talk about yarn you can make in your own home, without shaving a sheep: t-shirt yarn. You know you’ve got plenty of t-shirts lying around, not being worn. In fact, you may have already gathered… Continue Reading →

Old picture frames, three ways

Continuing on with our focus on reusing and recycling this month, let’s talk about old picture frames!  I have a lot of ideas about old frames, which is why there are a stack of picture frames that I continue to collect… Continue Reading →

Chic second hand containers

This month we’re focusing on recycling and reusing in the name of crafts and crochet.  Consider it an early spring cleaning!  We’re attempting to repurpose or revamp items around the house, use up fabric or yarn scraps, rescue things from… Continue Reading →

Woodlands Part II: DIY felt creatures

Have you noticed woodland creatures are totally in style right now?  Forget the elephants, people.  We’re talking owls, foxes, hedgehogs!  Because who doesn’t love seeing a raccoon sorting through their garbage and bear prints in their snowy back yard? Regardless… Continue Reading →

Color-Me-Postcards: Raise your voice

This weekend, we crocheted ourselves some pink hats and stood in solidarity with women all over the country and the world.  We made witty signs.  We talked to total strangers. We raised our voice. It was a one day march… Continue Reading →

The Woodlands: DIY Felt Characters

Add the outdoors to your nursery with a bunting or mobile! Get the free hand drawn template for felt woodlands: trees, mushrooms, acorns and leaves.

Hocus Pocus Lettering Challenge

The time has finally come, Halloween is one week away!  If you haven’t yet made time for your annual review of the 1993 cult classic, Hocus Pocus, do it now, before the black candle burns out! And to get the… Continue Reading →

Say “Thank you” in color

As requested, another handy little Color-Me-Postcard to have in your arsenal: Thank you. Hand drawn by me, downloadable by you.  Print it out, color it pretty, and send it to say thanks!  What other postcards would be useful to have… Continue Reading →

Say Happy Birthday with a Color-Me-Postcard

Join me in wishing my very talented sister a Happy Birthday!  This year I’m skipping the card aisle and instead, sending her a personalized Color-Me-Postcard.  Hand-drawn by me, downloadable and colorable by you.  The best part? I can send her… Continue Reading →

Your Holiday Crochet-Gift-Giving Guide

September is well under way, which can only mean one thing: It’s time to start you Christmas gift crochet projects. Don’t worry, I’m here to save you time by telling you the best patterns for gift giving, so fire up your Ravelry queue, and let’s get to work.

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