How to use a Brother Embroidery Machine

Sewing and embroidery is one very fulfilling hobby. If you are into this fruitful past time, then for sure, you are already considering an embroidery machine, if you don’t have one yet.  Here are some tips on how to make the most out of a brother embroidery machine. Threading To begin crafting with a brother embroidery machine, the first thing to do is to wind the bobbin and set the lower thread. Take note, however, to only use the plastic bobbin that came with your machine, or use … [Read more...]

Four Reasons that Diamond Painting Will be Your New Favorite Hobby

Sometimes it can be difficult to find a creative outlet that's unique, fun, and a great experience that can be shared by the whole family. Luckily, Diamond Painting ticks all of those boxes. 1 - A New Way to be Creative First and foremost, Diamond Painting is fun! You use small diamond-like resin rhinestones placed in specific patterns to achieve a sparkling, colorful design. A creative alternative to both puzzles and traditional paint by numbers, Diamond Painting combines the best of … [Read more...]

7 Simple Tips for Efficient Woodworking

Woodworking can be simple but tedious unless you use the right tools. Tools hold the same importance for both professionals and hobbyists. The secret is knowing which tools to use and how to use them efficiently. These simple tips mentioned below can take your woodworking skills to the next level. Not to mention that you will save precious time and energy. If you use these tips religiously, woodworking will surely become more pleasurable and less tiresome.   So, without any … [Read more...]

A Few Cricut Gift Ideas for Kids

If during vacations your kids are feeling bored then you can use their creative skills to keep them busy and entertained. Some kids are creative and crafty by nature whereas the creative skills of some children can be carved by making some efforts with them. Making some decorative items with the help of Cricut machines can be a good idea to encourage the creativity of the kids. You can make them good crafters just by suggesting them to make some Cricut based items which they can use to gift to … [Read more...]

DIY Shamrock Shirt

St. Patrick's day is always one of my favorite holidays! Of course that may be because I am part Irish. :) A fun way to celebrate the holiday is to wear green - you certainly don't want to get pinched! For kids, or even adults, this DIY Shamrock Shirt is fun and super easy to make! For other great St. Patrick's Day activities and recipes, check out these posts: 25 Crafts & Recipes for St. Patrick’s DaySt. Patrick's Day Treat BagSt. Patrick's Day Centerpiece … [Read more...]

How to Find the Best Hybrid Table Saws

Are you searching for the Best Hybrid Table Saw of 2019? Most people spend a lot of time looking for these saws, but they do not find the best saws. And some people lose money in the process. Why? Because they do not know where to search. If you know where to find these saws, you will never waste your time. Once you have decided to buy this saw, it is now time to look for it. Do not rush. Take your time, especially if you are buying a hybrid table saw for the first time. Where do you find … [Read more...]

Watercolor Snow Paint Craft

Winter is here to the delight of children! If your kids are anything like my daughter, snow is a part of our daily conversations during winter. When will it snow? Will there be school? And of course, when it finally does snow, the all important question of, Can I go play in it? This weekend in Ohio, we finally got snow! While all of the kids were ecstatic over the possibility of snowmen, snowball fights and days off of school, most of the adults I know didn't share in the enthusiasm. Luckily … [Read more...]

Printable Valentine’s Day Sock Gift Wrapper

Right after the new year hits, it seems like Valentine’s Day can sneak up on us out of nowhere and leave us scrambling to find a cute and special gift for those we love. Not everyone wants to spend hundreds of dollars on roses and chocolates, and sometimes it’s the simple gifts that can mean so much more. I, for one, love Valentine’s Day so even cute inexpensive gifts for friends or coworkers deserve a little extra attention. One way to dress up a small gift is with a DIY printable gift … [Read more...]