How to Make a Macrame Plant Hanger

Easy Way to Make a Macrame Plant Hanger out of a plain rope Do you love plants and flowers as much as I do? Do you have a house full of houseplants like I do? They sort of multiply around here. I’ve been busy making some simple macrame indoor plant hangers to get the plants […]

How to use Alcohol Inks on Switch Plates

Add a Pop of Color to Your Home Decor with these Switch Plates and Outlet Covers painted with Alcohol Inks This fun and easy step by step craft tutorial shows you how to paint your home’s switch plates and outlet covers with vibrant Adirondack Alcohol Inks. Last fall, I decided to repaint my entire house. […]

Printing with Silk Ties

Did you know that you can print on silk with silk ties? That’s right, it’s possible to transfer the dyed design on a silk tie to another piece of silk. This is an inexpensive way to make a very beautiful, expensive looking scarf, decorative pillow or wallhanging. Printed scarves also make great gifts so cook […]

Recycled Jeans! 12 Denim Craft Projects

Who doesn’t love a great pair of jeans? I certainly do. And I’m all about reusing, recycling, repurposing and upcycling! And isn’t it heartbreaking when those jeans don’t fit anymore or get stained? Well, instead of just tossing them out, why not use your crafting skills and recycle those jeans instead? There are tons of […]

Eco Printing on Fabric

Basic steps of Eco Dyeing or Printing on Silk and Cotton Fabric This cool natural dyeing technique goes by many different names from Eco Print and Eco Printing or Eco Dyeing. I’ll show you step by step the basic technique of Eco Printing with black walnut and maple leaves printed on silk chiffon and cotton […]

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 […]