DIY Glass Garden Art Totem

How to make a DIY Glass Garden Art Totem Pole Tutorial The other day, my hubby and I went to our favorite garden nursery in search of vegetable plants and flowers and guess what else I found …. funky yard art! They had every kind of garden art you can imagine from the normal whirly, […]

Submit Your Craft Project to 16+ Free Websites

Hey Creatives! Since I’ve been sharing my dyeing tutorials and craft how-to projects for several years now, I thought I’d give you sort of a behind the scenes look and show you what I do after I hit the ‘Publish’ button on my blog posts. The majority of my projects are craft related so I’ve […]

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

Slow Cooker Yarn Dyeing Tutorial Over the years, I’ve explored many different methods of how to dye yarn and I just realized that I never shared the crock pot or 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 […]

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

DIY Marbled Goat Milk Soap Tutorial 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 […]

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 Patterns for Crochet

17 Free Infinity Scarf Patterns (and Cowls, too!) 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 […]

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 […]