• How to Make a Pretty Ribbon Bow

    December 7, 2016 admin

    For the longest time I have struggled with making bows. Seriously. I might be all crafty but bows have always been my DIY kryptonite. I am not even playing. I would go all sorts of out of my way to avoid making a bow or I’d spend a bunch of money buying pre-made bows but…

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  • Glue Guide – Use the Right Glue for the Job

    October 1, 2016 admin

    It’s 2016 and it has been some time since this post first went live on 2/8/13. A lot has changed. I’ve got more experience crafting with glues, often daily. Some formulas have changed and are more or less effective than they were a while back ago. New products have come to the market that are even…

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  • How to Make Pom Poms

    September 10, 2016 admin

    Today I’m going to show you, in less than 2 minutes, mind, how to use a Clover Pom Pom Maker, but I’m feeling chatty so bear with me or scroll down to the video… So a few weeks ago I convinced everybody to go to a museum I really, really wanted to go to and…

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  • Original Homemade Alcohol Inks

    November 3, 2015 admin

    Alcohol inks can be really expensive. Luckily there is a DIY option for frugal crafters… Get in on these homemade alcohol inks, a super easy project that will save you money! I have this thing where I am so cheap that I straight up will not buy an item I  need because I only have one…

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  • How to Sand Resin to be Smooth

    June 7, 2015 admin

    Once I get into something I totally get into it. I’ve been whipping up bangles with resin left and right. I figure soon enough I’ll start to play around with other ways of using resin but right now I’m quite content with a bazillion unique bangles! Just think about it. The possibilities are endless with…

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  • Results of Dyeing Resin with Things You Have Around the House

    May 7, 2015 admin

    I have been teased because much like a child I have phases. On a first date in college when asked what my favorite food was I instantly responded “corn dogs!” much to the dismay of my best friend and room mate who was also there. Thing is, I was crazy about freaking corn dogs because…

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  • How to Dye Sisal Rope

    April 4, 2015 admin

    So I’ve got a project that I’ll be sharing with you soon enough that I am super excited about, But today I’m going to show you a super basic  thing you can do to really customize the look of any projects you have with sisal rope. Dye it. Now this is pretty easy and you…

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  • How to Curl Ribbons

    February 9, 2015 admin

    I found this ribbon that was too cute to be denied. A pretty salmon-y kind of pink with gold polka dots spied from a distance had to be mine. Jut had to. I snapped up all that they had, and all that another store had as well! I didn’t really know what I wanted to…

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  • Inexpensive DIY Loom

    August 9, 2014 admin

    My   Pinterest account has been woefully neglected the past 50-60 days. You see I’ve been busy living life and spending time with my family. But when I got back into my account it was like I had rediscovered Pinterest all over again. I sat there glassy eyed for ages sorting through pins of those…

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