Finger Knitted Necklace

Did you ever finger knit when you were young?  I needed no excuse to play with yarn and string when I was a child.  I made macramé bracelets, god’s eyes, dream catchers and finger knitted for days on end.  These tee-shirt yarn finger knitted necklaces pay homage to my childhood.  Made with soft cotton, they {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Make a Floor Pillow

Poufs and plush pillows have been a big trend in home decor for the last couple of years. Look in on just about any decorated show home or family room in a magazine and you’ll see some type of padded seating option for the floor. As entertaining becomes more casual and family based and our options for in-home entertainment increase, there’s a greater need for instant seating. Floor pillows are the answer, folks! Lucky for us, it’s possible to put together some pretty nifty versions of the floor pillow or pouf without needing more than basic sewing skills. Check out these tutorials I found for DIY Floor Pillows.

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How to Make T-shirt Yarn

Did you know you can make continuous yarn out of an old t-shirt?  Yep it is true and it is super easy and you can do all sorts of cool stuff with it, many of which I will show you in the next week.  But first you have to figure out how to make the {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Do Ombre

The other day, when I showed you my surfer subway art, I admitted that I’m pretty much crushing on the whole ombre trend. If you are unsure about what ombre is exactly, I’m about to fill you in.  The word “ombre” is a French word that means “shaded.”  In fashion and decor, it’s used to {…Read More…}