Category: Crafting

Thursday To-Do | Felt Coasters

Thursday To-Do | Felt Coasters

Grab your felt scraps to tackle this felt coaster project from The Gold Jelly Bean. I went with shades of grey and white and made a mug coaster for when I am having coffee at my desk.  I followed the instructions exactly, and it came […]

Tuesday Tip | Small Steps

Tuesday Tip | Small Steps

Can’t finish that knitted sweater today? Wind the next ball of yarn. Can’t get that Disney vacation scrapped? Edit your photos. Can’t get that masterpiece finished? Prep your brushes and paint. Can’t organise your entire craft room? Clear off your work surface. Can’t finish that […]

Thursday To-Do | Photo String Frame

Thursday To-Do | Photo String Frame

The inspiration piece this week is this photo string frame by Talia Christine.   Source Pin it here   And here is my version:   Here’s how you can make one too. Supplies Thrifted wooden frame String photos mini clothespins hammer and small nails OR […]

Thursday To-Do | Yarn Wrapped Vases

Thursday To-Do | Yarn Wrapped Vases

It’s flower season! I love these yarn or string wrapped vases and jars over at Warm Hot Chocolate. I was also happy for such a creatively simple project right now as I am having a very month! This is such a sweet and simple way […]

Thursday To-Do | Vintage Wall Hanging

Thursday To-Do | Vintage Wall Hanging

This project has been in my head for ages! Here is the original inspiration I used. I bought this vintage map almost two years ago, and I have been promising Kieran to install it for ages (he is really into maps lately).  The tutorial we […]

Thursday To-Do | Clay Trinket Bowls

Thursday To-Do | Clay Trinket Bowls

I love these clay bowls from Burkatron. One can always use another bowl for trinkets right? The best part is you can use clay that’s made from regular household ingredients! The recipe is below. Homemade clay ingredients: 1/2 cup cornstarch 1 cup baking soda 3/4 […]

Thursday To-Do | Felt Boxes

Thursday To-Do | Felt Boxes

I love love love these felt boxes from How About Orange. So stinking cute! Plus who can say no to extra storage right? I mostly followed her instructions. Measuring & Cutting   Gluing Here are the tweaks I made: My felt was in 12 x […]

Thrsday To-Do | Crochet Market Tote

Thrsday To-Do | Crochet Market Tote

It’s Farmer’s Market season! To be honest, here in France it is always market season, we have a twice weekly market in my town, but this tropical  island girl can’t handle going during winter. HA! But now that the weather is glorious, I am looking […]

Thursday To-Do | Crochet Wrap Bracelets

Thursday To-Do | Crochet Wrap Bracelets

Summer is coming, and with it festival season! Maybe. But these crochet wrap bracelets are great for any time of year. I followed the instructions over at 1DogWoof  pretty much exactly. You will need: crochet thread/yarn/hemp/string crochet hook appropriate to the medium you are using. […]

Tuesday Tip | Portable Tool Kit

Tuesday Tip | Portable Tool Kit

If you take your yarn projects out with you, and even if you don’t, a portable kit with the tools you need handy is a great idea! I am certainly not out and about these days, but I do knit or crochet in different spots […]