Category Archive: Crafts

Embellished Designer Christmas Pillows

I’m a big sucker for throw pillows to begin with but when you add embellishments on them and I get all out obsessed. Problem is that with most of the pillows I like,… Continue reading

Christmas Glitter Wreath

This may be one of my favorite things that I have ever made myself. I love the idea of having the wreath you put on your front door for Christmas time being a… Continue reading

Magazine Trees

We used to make this craft in our Home Economics class in Middle School and I like to keep the tradition alive by making one each year. With the only supplies being a… Continue reading

Chain Mail Necklace

I saw a blog post a while back illustrating how to make a chain mail necklace that was much simpler than this and used their technique and ran with it. I like necklaces… Continue reading

Wishbone Napkin Rings

I’m always looking for cool and unique ways to set our table for different occasions, all the way down to how I set up my napkins which is why i love this craft… Continue reading

Vogue Dress 8667

Every year the women in my family go to Lewiston for the annual Barbara Zimmer Holiday Wish Show in support of the American Cancer Society. It is an amazing event that supports a… Continue reading

Vintage Fall Aprons

I love the look of vintage aprons and  I always used to buy that style before I started sewing. Now that I make my own, I’m always on the hunt for a really… Continue reading

Gingham Throw Blanket

This is a really cool way to knit your own blanket without feeling like your taking on the time consuming task of knitting your own blanket. Essentially several scarves stitched together, the pattern… Continue reading

Vampire and Mummy Pumpkins

I saw both of these in October’s issue of Martha Stewart magazine and know immediately I had to make them myself. They’re cute and unique and will definitely be a conversation point. I… Continue reading

Removable Pillow Covers

I have to start by thanking my mom for showing me how to make these really easy, really great looking pillow covers. Whether it’s for our couches, our beds or any other room… Continue reading

Vintage Book Wreath

 I’m always looking for ways to make conventional crafts into something unexpected and interesting. In this case, I decided to turn some vintage sporting books I had into a beautiful wreath to fill… Continue reading