Tag Archives : Crafts


CHA 2013 – Most Innovative NEW Products

The CHA (Craft and Hobby Association) Winter Show was a blast! As always, CHA offers one of the best ways to officially launch new products to the crafting industry. Among the hundreds of new products showcased at CHA this year, there were a small number that REALLY stood out. These industry trailblazers and  change-makers weren’t […]

Use Mod Podge To Jazz Up A Composition Book

This is seriously easy and the design ideas are endless!One question I get all the time is what would be a good craft for a slumber party or a group of tweens……well I think this is perfect! I see the comp style notebooks on sale all the time and you only need two sheet of scrapbook paper. Of course you could also magazine clippings, old book pages, wrapping paper, etc. The letter was made from a reclaimed cereal box! For the complete instructions…Please visit the Cathie and Steve page at PLAID! For the complete instructions…Please visit the Cathie and Steve page at PLAID!

Craft A Day for National Craft Month 2012 on ILoveToCreate

Ribbon Rosettes on FlatsMarch is National Craft Month, and we are kicking it off with 31 days of crafts, starting with these cute black flats. They have a DIY zebra ribbon rosette and turquoise beads in the center, and they are super fast and easy to make yourself. You can find the detailed tutorial on the iLoveToCreate website.Keep coming back every day during the month of March for MORE crafts from me, Pattiewack!Visit us on Facebook!Craft on!

Tips, Ideas, and Inspiration For Your Handmade Wedding

In preparation for my own “handmade” wedding next year, I have been doing  tons of research to find inspiration. Many couples have beautiful, simple, meaningful weddings that accomplish all of the “should do’s” on my personal list and include thoughtful elements created by the bride, groom, and wedding party. How do you make sure your […]

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