Category Archives: Fabric Craft

DIY Vintage Fabric Rag Balls showcase your favorite fabrics (And I have a giveaway to get you started)

Every crafter is a hoarder of some sort, don’t you think? Is your passion buttons, yarn, glitter, or . . .? For me, it’s fabric, which is one reason why I adore Fabric Rag Balls. Rag Balls are a great … Continue reading

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Craft a bouquet of daffodils for your spring wreath

Even though it snowed again on Tuesday, the daffodils are blooming and I know the snow season is almost over. Nothing says “spring” like daffodils, and nothing says “welcome” like a Spring Daffodil Wreath hanging on your front door. These … Continue reading

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Don’t cut corners when decorating – decorate them instead

Remember the famous line Patrick Swayze uttered in the movie Dirty Dancing: “Nobody puts Baby in the corner”? Well, how about putting a few cones in your corners? Did you notice the Floor Cones in the Wallpaper Wall Art I … Continue reading

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Two dozen more ways to decorate Easter Eggs (& a winner & a surprise)

I had so much fun with this year’s Eggstravaganza that I’m already hatching plans for next year’s Eggstravaganza! If you’ve not yet found the perfect Easter egg craft, I’ve shared links below to many more creative ways to decorate Easter … Continue reading

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Adorbs! Craft these no-sew softies in time for Easter

It’s the first day of spring*, the perfect day to welcome the Easter Parade! This sweet, barnyard bunch could not be cuter. Better yet, these springtime softies are no-sew, and designer Debra Quartermain shares her shortcuts to make these cute … Continue reading

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A don’t-miss trio of DIY spring wreaths from Woman’s Day (and a National Craft Month giveaway – today only!)

When I saw these three spring wreaths, I knew I had to share them with you. I hope you like them as much as I do. Whatever your DIY style, from natural to bright, take a look and be inspired! … Continue reading

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Shades of gray decorating: A Felt Flower Topiary for spring décor

Let’s talk about shades of gray today, and no, I don’t mean the best-selling sizzler. I’m talking about decorating with gray, which seems to be the newest neutral for home décor. It’s a great starting point, because there are so … Continue reading

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It’s International Polar Bear Day & time for a “Craftitude Adjustment”

I didn’t have a plan for today’s blog post, and then I stepped outside . . . and drove my daughter to school in the swirling snow, up & down the hills, slipping and sliding as we went. Welcome back, … Continue reading

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A sweet, three-step Valentine’s Day Sweater Wreath

I loved this sweater when I saw it at the Goodwill Store last year, though I didn’t have plans for it at the time. I pulled it out a few weeks ago to make this super-fast, three-step Valentine’s Day Sweater … Continue reading

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Blast from the past: Six Pretty Valentine’s Day Wreaths to DIY

Back for a repeat performance is a collection of beautiful Valentine’s Day wreaths from last year. The wreaths are made with yarn, paper, buttons, and even old sweaters. I do have a new Valentine’s Day wreath to share this year, … Continue reading

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