• Felt Christmas Stocking Pattern Distressed Gingerbread Man

    November 19, 2012

    For years my big contribution to the family’s Christmas festivities has been a ridiculous amount of homemade cookies. We’re talking sugar cookies, oatmeal chocolate chip, peanut butter, macaroons, chocolate covered macaroons, classic chocolate chip, butter cookies and pecan sandies. In addition, I have always made and highly decorated gingerbread men. The little guys were always…

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  • Faux Snowy Pinecones – Winter Decor DIY

    November 16, 2012

    Today we’re going to make some simple, faux snowy pinecones! I have set a fairly weighty task for myself this year. It is currently my plan to make every little bit of Christmas decoration that I can to accompany my “fancy” tree this year. My “fun” tree that goes in the dining room, however, is…

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  • Free Christmas Stocking Pattern – Flamingo

    November 15, 2012

    Last year I decided that it was high time I made stockings for my family. Unfortunately I started the second week of December and didn’t exactly make the deadline and only finished up 5 out 10. The completed ones went into a paper bag and tossed into the craft closet to come out another day.…

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  • Metallic Gourds

    November 14, 2012

    I don’t know how many times I have walked past the gorgeous little bottles of liquid gilding at the hobby store. Every time I considered buying it. Sometimes it even made its way into my cart. But for some reason it always wound up not being included in my bag as I walked out of…

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  • Glittery eek Wreath DIY

    October 18, 2012

    There are three ways that I can think of to go with Halloween decor. There is the bloody, gory gross way which is totally not my style. There is the dark and macabre style which I like and employ. Lastly, there is the cute, glitzy glam type of decor that I also dig. This tutorial…

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  • High Fashion Inspired Skull Bracelet

    October 9, 2012

    Earlier this year I emailed my friend Kim to express my intentions to have her as my jewelry makin’ sensei. I broached the subject of beads, tools and the stuff it takes to make jewelry. It was either a happy accident or fate that there show was a bead show in town that weekend. I…

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  • Candy Corn Canvas DIY

    September 25, 2012

    Hey there! It’s yet another Tuesday and I have yet another Shoesday all ready for your pretty little peepers. In fact, this is my 20th shoe post during the past six months. It’s no wonder I’m running out of closet space! Anyway, back to the shoes… You may have read earlier this week that I’m…

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  • Delight Dorky Dads this Father’s Day! – Lego Cuff-links Tutorial

    June 4, 2012

    This may be the easiest DIY you’ve attempted all year. Lego Cuff-links tutorial – perfect for dad! Lots of dads are dorky. Some just a little bit and some a lot. From my experience speaking with fathers with children at home, they almost all seem to dig Legos. Like a lot. I don’t know if…

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  • Shoesday Tuesday – Patriotic Kicks

    May 29, 2012

    Happy Shoesday, everybody! I know that I have 36 days until the Fourth of July. That hasn’t stopped me from getting excited about it, though! The Fourth is my FAVORITE holiday. You want to see someone switch into a pyrobug overnight? Come on down! I’ll be spending the week before researching the different fireworks on…

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  • Free Finger Puppet Pattern – Just In Time for Easter!

    February 28, 2012

    Fun little Easter finger puppets with a FREE PATTERN and full tutorial. Say hello to the Easter Bunny, Little Lamb and Little Mr. Chick!

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