Category Archives : Random Inspiration

Are You “Not Crafty?”   Recently updated !

When I meet people and tell them that I run a crafts blog, they often say, “Ooh! I love crafts!” followed by a surprisingly common statement. “Oh, but I am NOT crafty! I’m SOOOO jealous of all those creative people who can put things together…I just can’t!” (I was at a blogger conference this weekend and […]

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Sewing Pattern Christmas Tree - The Country Chic Cottage

19 Sweet Christmas Sewing Crafts   Recently updated !

Get a jump start on your holiday sewing and crafting with this collection of Christmas-inspired projects. You will find sewn ornaments, patterns, tree skirts, cute little doll patterns and so much more in this post! Enjoy! 1.Easy felt Christmas tree ornaments pack – So Sew Easy To accompany the Felt Christmas Tree I shared with […]

DIY Seashell Mobile / Ruche Blog

Just Beachy!

I’m ready for a little beach fun! Are you? Here are lots of ideas for DIY ‘s you can make to take on your next seaside getaway. Striped beach tote DIY {Guest post by Britni at Paper & Stitch … Striped beach tote DIY {Guest post by Britni at Paper & Stitch}. Posted on Tuesday, […]


DIY Sharpie Stencil Mug   Recently updated !

How cute is this? My son and I worked on a fun little project this evening…we made a Sharpie Mug, but instead of freehand drawing, we used a stencil! Here’s what we did: First we Googled “moustache” and found a cute graphic. Then we brought it in to my Silhouette Studio software. I showed him […]

Wah! Pinterest Fail!

Tomorow, I will be on My Carolina Today with a few fun Pinterest projects…and this one: my biggest Pinterest crafts fail ever! The MYCT team asked me to make and bring some of the most popular Pinterest crafts. I did. And you know what was funny? The popular one I picked, Which was this photo […]