Easy DIY Envelopes

Easy DIY Envelopes. Learn how to make cute DIY Envelopes using scrap book paper, magazine pages and other fun printed paper. Years ago, when my Mom and I used to still write letters to each other, we started making our own handmade envelopes. We used everything from the Sunday newspaper comic section to old calendar […]

DIY Wine Bottle Sweater

Quick and Easy DIY Wine Bottle Sweater – Easily repurpose an old sweater into a Wine Sleeve or Wine Gift Bag As I was cleaning my craft room the other day, I came across a pile of old (and ugly) sweaters that I bought a few years back with the intention of upcycling or repurposing […]

11 Free Patterns for Crochet Mittens

11 Free Patterns for Crochet Mittens Here we go again… kids are heading back to school and Fall is around the corner. Time to bust out the crochet hooks and knitting needles! This time, I found some really fun mitten patterns. Who doesn’t love mittens? And I believe, these patterns are adjustable for children or […]

6 Yarn Dyeing Techniques

6 Yarn Dyeing Techniques for Different Color Patterns If you’ve followed FiberArtsy for a while, you know that over the years, I’ve explored lots of techniques for dyeing different yarn colors and patterns. There are many, many ways of how to dye art yarn and each hand dyer has his or her own unique process. […]

DIY Glass Garden Art Totem

How to make an Easy 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 […]

Submit Your Craft Project to 16+ Free Websites

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 […]

Baby Lucy Crochet Headbands

While I was in Texas visiting my daughter and her new baby girl, Lucy Jane, she asked me to make her some headbands. I had a few skeins of yarn from other projects with me and whipped up a few. We giggled at how cute she was with her giant bow. (Click photo to enlarge) […]

Timothy: The little Bear

Description This is my first attempt at creating a pattern. If there are any evident mistakes or confusing directions, please leave a comment to let me know so I can fix this and improve my future patterns! Thank you and I hope you enjoy making Timothy a much as I did (Click photo to enlarge) […]

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 […]

Sand and Surf Crochet Throw

This intermediate granny-square afghan is worked up in beachy shades of tan, white and jade to make a throw reminiscent of sand dollars on the beach. Perfect for an on-the-go project, this afghan is a great way to bring the sandy shore into your home. (Click photo to enlarge) Go to pattern by

Calypso Shawl

The Calypso Shawl, an asymmetric triangle crochet shawl, is a great, all season, wrap. It can be worn a variety of ways and would look great paired with jeans and a sweater, or even worn over your jacket as a scarf. The Calypso Shawl works up very fast and would make an awesome addition to […]

Crochet Country Dishcloth

Simple pattern for dishcloths which will add some great farmhouse style to your kitchen or bathroom. You only need to know how to single crochet and chain to do the spider stitch which give this dishcloth its great texture. (Click photo to enlarge) Go to pattern by