Interchangeable Embellished Pillow–{Imperfectly Polished}

Welcome to Day 1 of the Pennywise Presents series that runs every November here at IC.   All month long we will be sharing handmade gifts for under $10.   Today we have Jessie over at Imperfectly Polished sharing a pillow tutorial that you can embellish and interchange with numerous different snaps options.   I {…Read More…}

Bake-It-Forward Plate

This is actually a repost from last year’s Pennywise Presents series.  But I just love making these Bake-It-Forward plates. It contains a poem on it encouraging the recipient to bake something and continue the passing of goodies. {Originally posted December of 2009} I am really excited about this project.  With all the baking and sweet {…Read More…}

Time Capsule Ornament

Here is a fun handmade ornament that will be fun throughout the years.   Inside is filled with special family memories that will be opened up year after year to be shared.   It takes simple supplies found at any craft store…. Here is a great idea for a co-worker, bus driver, neighbor, mailman, etc. {…Read More…}

Day 17: Mom’s Essential Kit

My soul thrifty sister Brooke from All Things Thrifty is here to show you how to make a mom’s essential kit that fits perfectly in a purse, bag or diaper bag.  This is so cute.  I must make one.  What mom wouldn’t love this?             Hi, I am Brooke from {…Read More…}