• Modern Tin Punch Lampshade

    August 23, 2012

    I have always loved lamps that have pinholes of light spilling out of their shades. There’s something almost magical about the light that escapes. My lamp in the dining room unfortunately bit the dust a good couple of months ago. I’ve been keeping an eye out, but just hadn’t found a lamp that I liked…

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  • 30 Hardware Helpers for Crafters

    August 22, 2012

    Not so long ago I was one of those crafters who tried to make something work like it was the tool I needed. I wasn’t comfortable going into the hardware store and I didn’t know how to ask for what it was I needed. Imagine every time you needed to unscrew something you had to…

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  • Tribal Tennies DIY

    August 14, 2012

    I had different plans for this Shoesday, but Saturday night I had a dream about the coolest tennies. They were coral and teal and followed the totally on trend tribal style. Sunday morning I got up, called my mom and grandmother and worked on the shoes while on the phone. Just like that my new favorite…

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  • Ideas, Tips & Tricks for Crafty Crafters

    July 31, 2012

    Crafting is my thing. You may have noticed that I do a LOT of it. Along the way I’ve picked up a few tips and tricks. I never really thought much of it, until I was purchasing a new can of spray adhesive. A lady nearby flatly told me not to buy it. “You won’t…

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  • Forest Finger Puppets FREE Patterns – Rascally Raccoon

    July 25, 2012

    Hey there! My very first blog post back in February was for three little finger puppets I made for Easter. I am still a big fan of imaginative play but I just haven’t been making puppets like I used to. I’ve decided it is time to get back into the habit! Since dreaming up characters…

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  • Neon Doodle Embroidery Super Kicks

    July 17, 2012

    Happy Shoesday! This week I am sharing my newest project for my feet – Doodle embroidery super kicks. What’s so super about them? Well, it took me 17 hours to embroider one shoe and adding the word “super” makes me feel a bit better about all of the time spent making them! I love, love,…

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  • From Blah Navy to Too Cute Pink Pumps! Happy Shoesday, Y’all!

    July 10, 2012

    Have you ever been shoe shopping in a hurry? You find the perfect pair of pumps in the currently set budget AND they fit! You finally look down at your feet after wearing them a time or two dozen you realize that these suckers aren’t the basic black pumps you thought. They’re stinkin’ navy! I’d…

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  • It’s Raining Cats & Dogs Embroidery Pattern

    June 29, 2012

    For the life of me I cannot remember the name of the movie I was watching, nor any of the actors in it. It was a movie about a boy and a girl who were dancers on a TV show that was failing to make adequate ratings. When the boy is taking the girl home,…

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  • Wrap It Up + FREE Tie Dye Embroidery Pattern

    May 30, 2012

    Okay – so you’ve dyed your string and now you need to get it back into shape for your projects. Welcome back! I am assuming a big ol’ messy blob of floss isn’t going to work out  for you, so follow the next set of steps for skeins that look almost professional! Plus, stick around…

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