Pamper YOU with DIY Bath Bombs

Don’t you just love a nice, long soak in a hot bathtub at the end of a stressful day? Boy, I sure do! Give me a good book and a glass of wine and that’s where you’ll find me on any given evening. What’s even better is a hot bath with yummy, scented bath bombs! […]

15 Smart Home Organization & Storage Ideas

And, here we are again …. a whole new year to do the wonderful things you’ve always wanted to do. Why is it so much easier to envision a new life with the turn of the calendar? Why not start something new and exciting in May or September? People make all kinds of resolutions for […]

Top 10 Craft and DIY Posts of 2015

Another year gone by … Can you believe it?? I was curious about which of my projects you guys liked the best so I did some research. After looking at the stats on Google Analytics and Pinterest, I came up with FiberArtsy’s Top 10 Craft and DIY Posts of 2015. (This page contains affiliate links […]

18 DIY Gifts of Beauty

Give the Gift of Beauty! The Gift Giving season is upon us again. Christmas seems to roll around faster and faster every year, doesn’t it? Crazy how the time flies …. While I love Christmas shopping (sort of), I much prefer making gifts for my loved ones by hand. And I prefer receiving a present […]

16 Hat Patterns for Knit and Crochet

With the changing of the seasons (and cooler weather moving in), I’ve been on a roundup roll lately. I’ve found so many cool crochet and knitting patterns like Fun Fingerless Gloves and Quick One Skein Patterns. Oh, and you’ll love the Baby Booty & Sandal Roundup I shared a few months ago. Some super cute […]

14 Free Fingerless Glove Patterns

Who loves Fingerless Gloves?? I do! What a great invention … gloves without fingers that interfere with your work. And their popularity is certainly not waning. There are countless of patterns available for knitting and crochet. I like that they are usually a pretty quick project which is great for the attention-challenged knitter in me. […]

A Mind is like a Parachute …

“A Mind is like a Parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open.” ~ Frank Zappa In this social media world, we know more about each other than we ever have before. If you’re on Facebook or Twitter, you pretty much know your friends’ political affiliation, movie preferences and even what they eat for dinner, […]

Easier DIY Felted Dryer Balls

How to Make Easier Felted Dryer Balls! Last year, I showed you how to make felted dryer balls using mostly wool roving. Since then, I’ve had many people ask me … what is roving and where do I get it? Well, unless you happen to be a spinner or have a fiber farm, you probably […]

15 One Skein Patterns for Knit and Crochet

Is there anything as gratifying as finishing a cool project in an afternoon or two?? I don’t know about you, but I don’t have the patience to knit an entire sweater. That will never be finished at my house. I do, however, love to knit up some quick fingerless gloves or a hat. So, here […]

How to Naturally Dye Yarn with Black Walnuts (update)

A few years ago, I shared with you my tutorial on how to naturally dye yarn with black walnuts. Well, it’s that time of year again, the black walnuts are dropping, so I thought I would update my yarn dyeing tutorial. I have learned a few more things about natural dyeing since then and wanted […]