33 DIY Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

Spring has finally sprung again and you know what that means … Mother’s Day! I don’t know about you but after all these years I never know what to get my Mom. In case you’re in the same predicament, here are some super DIY Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day. It’s so easy to get her […]

Marble Dyed Easter Eggs with Onion Skins

Easter is literally just around the corner so this tutorial on how to marble dye Easter Eggs with onion skins is super later. But, I’ve been wanting to share it for years now, so here goes. This onion dye technique is how we used to decorate our Easter Eggs when I was a kid growing […]

Slow Cooker Yarn Dyeing

Over the years, I’ve explored many different methods of how to dye yarn and I just realized that I never shared the slow cooker yarn dyeing technique. Dyeing yarn in a Crockpot or slow cooker is simply another heat setting technique. It’s very useful if you only need to dye a small amount of yarn […]

Free Boot Cuff Patterns for Crochet

Winter (and Boot season) are in full swing again so I thought I’d search the internet for some pretty, free boot cuff patterns to crochet. Boot cuffs are such fun accessories and without them your boots just look kind of blah, don’t they? Like something is missing there. I love that you can use just […]

Marbled Goat Milk Soap

With Christmas right around the corner, I’m in full DIY gift crafting mode. I absolutely love making presents for my friends and I especially love making soaps, scrubs and bath products! The past few years, I made Brown Sugar/Vanilla Body Scrub and Yummy Bath Bombs so this year I decided to try making Marbled Goat […]

Alcohol Ink Ornaments

Hey, I’m back with another fun craft project using alcohol inks … DIY Alcohol Ink Ornaments! I’m sort of obsessed with alcohol inks, truly. You can create such gorgeous, painterly effects with them. Almost like watercolor paints but better, brighter. And Christmas is right around the corner. (This page contains affiliate links which simply means […]

DIY Felted Journal Cover

We’ve been going to a lot of art, craft and flea markets the past few months and I’ve noticed a new trend of creative journal makers. Some gorgeous work from leather to fabric, even steam punk deco with gears and watch parts. Way more work than I care to do but WOW! So, I thought […]

Free Infinity Scarf and Cowl Patterns

So, Summer is almost over once again which means it’s time to bust out your crochet hooks, yarn and knitting needles. Ready or not, winter is coming soon and I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of cold weather. In the meantime, though, I do enjoy the Fall very much. The pumpkins, corn mazes, […]

Dye Semi Solid Yarn (the easy way)

So, while researching and testing various methods of dyeing gradient or ombre yarn, instead of achieving a gradient yarn I figured out how to dye semi solid yarn. This technique does create an overall gradient effect but it is so subtle that I wouldn’t call it gradient. The technical term for this type of yarn […]

DIY Plant Hanger – Quick & Easy

Do you love plants and flowers? Do you have a house full of houseplants like I do? They sort of multiply around here …I really need to thin the herd and get rid of some of these houseplants. In the meantime, I’ve been busy making some simple macrame plant hangers to get the plants off […]

15 Ideas for Decorating Easter Eggs

Although, here in Kentucky it’s been a much milder than usual Winter, we are all happy that Spring is finally here once again! And you know what that means, right? Easter is just about here again, too. And that means getting out the dyes and coloring Easter Eggs. That’s always fun (especially dyeing easter eggs […]

How to Dye Easter Eggs with Silk Ties

I’ve been on kind of an Easter Egg decorating kick lately. There are just so many fun ways to dye and decorate Easter Eggs! When I grew up, it was either the little dye tablets or natural dyeing with onion skins. That’s all we ever did. Well, now the sky’s the limit. You can paint […]