DIY Splatter Paint Black and White Wrapping Paper

Unique Handmade Wrapping Paper Ideas

December 16, 2014

Why use the same old wrapping paper when you can create custom handmade DIY gift wrap in a hurry! 1. DIY Splatter Paint Black and White Wrapping Paper … DIY Splatter Paint Black and White Wrapping Paper ( image credit : ) 2. DIY Pop Out Hearts Wrapping Paper … DIY Pop Out Hearts […]

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26 Adorable Bag Patterns

November 25, 2014

There is just something so cool about a handmade bag, isn’t there? One of my all-time favorite projects is making bags. Totes and purses of all kinds…made of fabric, yarn, and even leather…so many crafty possibilities! And when you make your own with these free patterns, you can have one for every day of the […]


Make a Giant 3D Fabric Letter

November 22, 2014

Another one of the decorations I made for my Sister-In-Law’s baby shower was this giant 3D Fabric Letter. It was covered in her favorite fabric — teal chevron! The cool thing about these letters is they are made with just fabric, foam board, and hot glue…this makes them surprisingly light and means you can hang […]

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Kids Table Ideas and Printables

November 19, 2014

There is a lot of debate about the kids’ table these days…should you give then their own table or let them in on “all the fun” of being at the grown-up table? Well…one thing to keep in mind is that a kids table is NOT what it used to be. When I was little, not […]

Button Crafts - Craft Ideas That Use Your Button Stash! #crafts

The 29 BEST Button Crafts

November 18, 2014

So…I’m not like a full-on hoarder or anything, but I am a collector of things. Not really collectible things as much as things I can make stuff with. I collect cereal boxes, containers, even little baby food pouch caps in hopes of them someday starring in some wonderful crafty project. So let’s talk buttons…how could […]

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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 get the printable here and […]

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 bag crafts help you 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 […]

Manly Man Beef Jerky (and more) Gift Basket

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 […]

Crochet Dog Toy | Lime Green Lady

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 […]