No-Dye Easter Egg Decorating Ideas Using Plastic Eggs

If you’re wanting a fun and creative way to decorate Easter eggs without the hassle and mess of dyeing them, consider these ideas. While you can use plain white or brown hard-boiled eggs for some of these projects, most of these decorating ideas work best on plastic eggs, such as these eggs that are suitable for decorating. These egg decorating ideas are perfect for adults, especially if you’re looking to use these eggs for decor, such as centerpieces or to display on a mantle or sideboard. … [Read more...]

Step by Step Guide to Scrapbooking

Scrapbooking is a pastime enjoyed by those both young and old. It is the perfect way to share your precious memories and give them a new light. Scrapbooking can take on any form that you want, ranging from embellished photo albums, to journalistic photo memories. Like all art forms, scrapbooking takes time and practice to complete successfully. We’ve created a short step by step guide to scrapbooking below to help bring your memories to life! Chose a theme Not all scrapbooks will have … [Read more...]

7 DIY Fabric Crafts You Can Make in a Few Minutes

One of the best things about crafting is that you can create all manner of creative things quickly and easily. Whether you’re just a beginner or experienced quilting and crafting aficionado, these seven fun projects can each be completed in just a few minutes. 1. Holiday Home While you’re getting ready to “Deck the Halls” in advance of the holidays, why not make a few festively-colored homes yourself? For this project you’ll need: ?        A few cotton scraps for … [Read more...]

Fabric Cutting Projects to Do Using the Cricut Maker

Everybody is in love with the Cricut Maker, and we understand why that’s not surprising at all. It’s a tool that allows you to make beautiful things with great accuracy. With this machine, you can fully explore your creative side and craft things for yourself and your loved ones. Some of the most awesome projects you can create with the Cricut Maker are absolutely free and are about to be discussed today. Our compilation of tried and tested Cricut Maker projects are fun, interesting, and easy … [Read more...]

Where to Find Vintage Fabric and Textiles Online

There is a good reason that almost anything genuinely vintage is considered highly valuable today: we humans are suckers for nostalgia. Picture your home, built to your specifications, and decorated with the timeless vintage fabrics that fire up a strong sense of nostalgia every time you see, touch, or even smell it. Vintage fabrics and textiles are capable of evoking memories and feelings that are uniquely satisfying. After all, bringing the distant past into your home is, in a way, … [Read more...]

Beginners Kit for Knit Stitching Enthusiasts

You have made the decision that you want to start knitting. You have discovered how much fun it is, and now, although you wish to dive into it, you have no idea where to start knitting. Should you go to anyone with extensive knowledge of knitting, one of the most likely pieces of advice you will get is this ‘just get the right tools (kit), and just start!’ This advice works, but there is a problem. With so much knitting and crocheting tools and kits out there for all levels of expertise, what … [Read more...]

How To Turn Quilting From Hobby To Business

Quilting can be a good way to pass the time and make beautiful quilted creations and works of art. Nowadays, business ideas are brimming, and it takes just one brave step to explore a business venture from a hobby that you love such as quilting. The creations you have made by hand and have given to your family and friends can also be sellable items if you just know how to sell them. Here are some steps on how you can exponentially increase your quilt production and start your business venture … [Read more...]

Kid-Friendly Items for Any DIY Project

DIY projects and crafts are a way to spark your children’s interests on a creative level. They are entirely customizable and ultimately turn into beautiful, authentic pieces in the end. Before you start any project, there are a few mediums that should be included in your inventory to use for almost anything! Take these few ideas into consideration for the next time your kids are ready to create a masterpiece. Frames Try to veer away from the typical finger painting activities and think … [Read more...]