5 Ways to Decorate with Fall Leaves

Fall foliage season is here! But those gorgeous autumnal colors don’t have to stay outdoors! Bring them inside – using real leaves or fakes – with these simple DIY projects. 1. Fall Leaves Mason Jar Candle Holder This is a great way to use some of those freshly raked leaves from your yard! Grab a few {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Craft for Halloween

Halloween is just two weeks away! If you’re looking for a few grown-up crafts to make this year, then look no further! From welcoming trick-or-treaters to a cute halloween banner for your mantle, these projects are great for an afternoon of crafting. 1. Tin Can Luminaries Turn used tin cans into decorative luminaries! This tutorial {…Read More…}

School Wreath Tutorial

Yesterday I showed you the crayon nametag I made for back-to-school night for Isaac’s teacher.  Well I didn’t want the nametag to sit in a desk drawer all year.  So I made a school wreath to display the nametag.  When a teacher wants to wear it she can just take it off the wreath.  While she isn’t wearing it she has a wreath to display in her classroom.

school wreath

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5 Ways to Upcycle Your Fabric Scraps

I don’t know many crafters who don’t have a stash of fabric scraps somewhere. Some of them have much bigger stashes than others ( I won’t name any names…we know who we are), but the feeling of being unable to throw away such pretty pieces of fabric–no matter how small–is mutual. Here are five fun ways to upcycle fabric scraps–or just to get an excuse to collect lots of pretty fabric–with projects for around your home. Enjoy!

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