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Agate Ghost Photo Pendant – Darby Smart Project Mashup

July 16, 2014

The wonderful team at Darby Smart sent me a kit to make their Agate Pendant. The project kit is really perfect as-is, but realizing the lovely agate stones were somewhat transparent, I was inspired to see what ELSE I could do with it… Why not use the stone to make a wearable memory? Add a […]

Craft Klatch: Beachy Coaster DIY - Another Coaster Friday

Cool Ideas For Crafting With Sand

July 5, 2014

This time of year, I just want to find a sandy beach and kick off my flip flops. When I get home, I often find a little sand in my pockets. And into dryer. And everywhere really! Why not get crafty with it, right? Here are a few super cute crafts you can make with […]

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Printable Kit! Pineapple Instakeeper Mini Album

June 30, 2014

Here is a printable kit to make a cute little album that is just PERFECT for Summer! (And a creative way to have fun with the latest pineapple craze in crafts.) Each of these designs print a 4×6 card that can be assembled into a mini album or brag book. Just save to your computer […]

Cool Pineapple Crafts

Pineapple Craft Ideas

June 29, 2014

What is the freshest trend in fashion, home decor, and even crafting right now? Pineapples! I know. No, I don’t know why decorating with this yummy fruit has become the coolest thing going, but I have to admit…pineapples applied to things are actually really cute! Some of these are yummy and edible crafts, some are […]


17 Super Easy 4th of July DIY Ideas

June 23, 2014

How creative can someone get with Red, White, and Blue? Very! Check out these easy and fun crafts and diy decorating ideas and see how you can make them your own! 1.4th of July Dynamite Party Favor DIY – Oh Happy Day! 4th of July Dynamite Party Favor DIY. by Chiara Alberetti Milott. The 4 […]

IRON & TWINE: DIY Belt Strap Tote

Totally Terrific Tote Bag Crafts

June 2, 2014

The perfect getaway is filled with sightseeing, sand or grass between your toes, and lots of fresh air and fun. Tote bags make the perfect thing to “tote” around all of your vacation finds or even just pack a quick change of clothes. There are so many ways to sew, embellish, and make crafts using […]

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DIY Father’s Day Gift Ideas

May 26, 2014

Oh Dad, you don’t ask for much. Just a kid-free corner of the garage to work on your projects. And maybe a Porche. Well ok, he’s not getting the sports car, but you can appeal to his manly-man interests by creating a gift basket JUST for him. Some Dads like woodworking and tools. Others are […]

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Dog Toys You Can Make

May 12, 2014


Orchard Girls: DIY: Fabric Bows and Headbands

21 DIY Bow Crafts

May 12, 2014

Bows seem so very simple. But there are truly hundreds of ways to make handmade bows and even more crafts that might be inspired by them. Here are lots of new and modern ideas for crafting with bows – from fashion items like shoes and t-shirts…even baby onesies and baby hairbows…you are sure to get […]


How To Make Paper Flowers + Free Patterns!

May 5, 2014

How to make Paper Flowers like the ones I shared on My Carolina Today this morning. Here’s the clip if you missed it! WNCN: News, Weather What You’ll Need: Paper – You can use paper bags, old magazines, or even newspaper to create your paper flowers. Hot Glue (like the kind in your hot glue […]

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24 Glass Bottle Craft Ideas

March 20, 2014

You have tons of glass bottles and jars from pasta sauce, wine, beer, etc. Get inspired to make something with them! Here are 24 craft ideas you can make using glass bottles and jars. Quick Craft: Faux Milk Glass & Paint Chip Art – This Sarah Loves Turn bottle right side up, wipe excess paint […]

Easy St Patrick's Day Crafts

14 Shamrock Crafts For St. Patrick’s Day

March 17, 2014

Looking for a simple little craft to do that incorporates shamrocks, green, and other fun St. Patrick’s Day crafts? Try out some of these fun ones! 1.Shamrock Suncatcher Craft for Preschoolers This St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Suncatcher Craft is a great craft idea for Preschoolers. I always have wax paper around…this is a great way […]


Easy ‘Cat In The Hat’ Pencil Holder

February 20, 2014

What is more fun than introducing your kids to something you loved as a child? It’s one of my very favorite things I get to do in this job called Mom. Dr. Seuss books are the best. I loved them when I was little and my kids do too… So when I saw this iconic […]


DIY Easy Flocked Flowers

February 17, 2014

Flocking with liquid glue can be messy…messy enough you may think twice about using it for a quickie project. It can also be hard to get a design you like without some planning. Here is a super simple way to make flowers with flocking…no glue or designing required! What you will need: Flocking (I used […]