13+ Knit & Crochet Shawl Patterns

13+ (Mostly Free)Knit and Crochet Shawl Patterns Spring is almost here again (Yay!) and with the warm days and cool nights, it’s the perfect time of year to ditch the heavy coat and grab a knitted or crochetet shawl. I don’t have the patience for long, drawn out projects so knitting a shawl or wrap […]

How to Crochet Denim Yarn into Trivets

Ever since I shared how to make Denim Yarn from Old Jeans, I’ve been getting requests for a project made with the denim yarn. Now, a more advanced crocheter than I am would probably come up with a cool denim purse or fabulous crochet vest but I’m just a beginner so you get trivets lol. […]

Homemade Bath Bombs

Homemade Bath Bombs – a basic, scented bath bomb recipe Don’t you just love a nice, long soak in a hot bathtub at the end of a stressful day? 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 […]

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 Beauty Recipes and Gift Ideas

18 DIY Beauty Recipes and Gift Ideas. Give the Gift of Beauty with these Homemade Beauty Recipes 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 […]

16 Free Hat Patterns for Crochet and Knit

16 Free Hat Patterns for Crochet and Knitting With the changing of the weather (and the holiday and gift giving season rolling in), it’s also time to dig out your crochet hooks and knitting needles I’ve found so many cool crochet and knitting patterns lately, I’ll be sharing them with you soon. Here are some […]

14 Knit and Crochet Fingerless Gloves Patterns

14 Knit and Crochet Fingerless Gloves 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 fingerless glove patterns available for knitting and crochet. I like that they are usually a pretty quick project which […]

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, […]

Easy DIY Dryer Balls

Easy DIY Dryer Balls. Learn how to make Felted Wool Dryer Balls with yarn. An Eco Friendly, natural way to fluff your clothes. No previous wet felting experience required! Last year, I showed you how to make felt balls using mostly wool roving. Since then, many people have asked me … what is roving and […]

15 One Skein Patterns for Knit and Crochet

Is there anything as gratifying as finishing a knit or crochet project in an afternoon or two?? I don’t know about you, but I don’t have the patience to knit an entire sweater. I do, however, have the patience for a quick one skein pattern for knit or crochet. My favorite knitting projects are quick […]

How to Naturally Dye Yarn with Black Walnuts (update)

How to Naturally Dye Yarn with Black Walnuts 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 […]