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Crafts

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 →

Love Always Wins

Next up in our new series of coloring book postcards: Love Always Wins. Sometimes, when the world doesn’t make sense–when innocent people die at night clubs, or routine traffic stops, or peaceful protests–it’s an easy thing to forget.  So print this… Continue Reading →

The Card Conundrum

After our recent wedding, when we were finally back home, we found ourselves opening  cards from guests, friends and coworkers.  While we loved reading the well-wishes, and appreciated how gorgeous some of the cards were, we just didn’t know what to… Continue Reading →

Home of the Brave

It’s 4th of July weekend, and there are blueberry stains on my t-shirt. What better time to introduce a new series on The Crafty Cats: Color-Me-Postcards.  This patriotism is the first of many hand drawn coloring book pages to come…. Continue Reading →

A Whole New World

Wedding guestbooks.  A tradition that is being completely transformed by today’s brides.  Why sign a book when you can sign puzzle pieces, rocks, and wall art?!  Continuing off the beaten path, I decided on a guest globe, for it’s uniqueness,… Continue Reading →

Writing on the Glass

There were plenty of DIY projects I had to be proud of at my wedding, but what I consider to be the crown jewel was my table assignment window.  This salvaged window was bought at a flea market for about… Continue Reading →

Tying the Knot

The week before my wedding, I thought about all the people who would be helping us in the weekend to come. I wanted to give a little something as a Thank You, to not only my bridesmaids but all the other… Continue Reading →

The Art of Chalkboarding

Well it finally happened.  The wedding is past, the pictures have been shared, and now I have many DIY projects to share with you!  First up: Chalkboard art. Chalkboards at weddings are nothing new, they’ve become quite a popular way… Continue Reading →

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