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Crafts

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.

What the heck is a bullet journal?!

About 3 weeks ago, I made a major life decision: to start a bullet journal!  If you don’t know what a bullet journal is, you’re not alone.  I didn’t know what it was 30 minutes before I decided to start… Continue Reading →

You’re an Animal! DIY Hooded Towel

There are two great perks of having friends with babies.  A) You get an adorable flower girl for your wedding and B) You have an excuse for making ridiculously adorable crafts for no real reason other than that they are ridiculously… Continue Reading →

Let’s Get Lost

Next up in our Color-Me-Postcard series: Let’s Get Lost. The perfect tidbit of adult coloring book, in the perfect sendable package. Hand drawn by me, downloadable by you.  Color it and send it.  Or send it for them to color!… Continue Reading →

When skies are gray

Another Friday Freebie in our Postcard Series, a new hand-drawn Color-Me-Postcard: You Are My Sunshine. If you’re like me, you may use it as a new excuse to buy yet another set of new markers.  46 colors, and the perfect… Continue Reading →

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