Category Archives: Fall Crafts

Folk art style: DIY Top Hat Jack with paper clay

Today’s Halloween pumpkin craft is made in a folk art style, and thanks to paper clay and a few simple, painted details, this is DIY folk art anyone can make. Designer Rebekah Meier’s Top Hat Jack is a treasure, and … Continue reading

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DIY a fall topiary for your rustic, fall décor

Do you add a few rustic touches to your fall décor? Crates, pallets, rusty tin, and natural elements seem so perfect for fall decorating. To carry through the rustic fall theme, DIY this Rustic, Corrugated Cardboard Topiary. Who knew corrugated … Continue reading

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Whip up a Burlap & Ruffles Topiary for your fall décor

It was love at first sight when I spotted this fall fabric – the orange is the color of bittersweet and the pops of turquoise add a little sass. It’s the perfect fabric for fall decorating. And then I mixed … Continue reading

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Fall, Faux Bois Candle Centerpiece sets a stylish table

Have you noticed scrapbook papers, fabrics, and even gift wrap with a faux bois, or fake wood grain, pattern? I kind of like it, do you? It fits right in with the woodland trend we noted back at the 2012 … Continue reading

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At last – coffee bean crafts you can make (and a giveaway)

With a blog named Crafts ‘n Coffee, you’d think I’d have featured coffee bean crafts a long time ago, yes? How have I not shared a craft or two made with coffee beans? I’m on it now with several coffee … Continue reading

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This DIY, Back-to-School Pencil Wreath is a fashion design star

I’m sure you’re seeing lots of back-to-school crafts right now, like school bus yellow, DIY Pencil Wreaths. I’ve featured a more traditional Back-to-School Wreath, too, but today’s sleek, back-to-school Pencil Wreath knows that basic black is the key to high … Continue reading

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A Birch Bark Topiary celebrates a woodland Christmas

Have you noticed the woodland trend in Christmas displays? Like cute little squirrel, hedgehog and owl ornaments? Today’s Birch Bark Christmas Topiary is right at home in a woodland Christmas scene. No birch bark in your neighborhood? No problem, you … Continue reading

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A Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath you need to make

Don’t you need this Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath for your front door? His Deco Mesh “feathers” are just so fun and colorful – it’s no wonder that he’s one happy looking turkey. Patty Schaffer designed this Deco Mesh Turkey Wreath, … Continue reading

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A flock of 20+ Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts (and winners announced)

I often hear that Thanksgiving is a forgotten holiday, squeezed in between Halloween candy and costumes and the sparkle of Christmas. So I’ve gathered a collection of Thanksgiving Turkey Crafts that will help you decorate and celebrate on Thanksgiving Day. … Continue reading

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Then & Now: A vintage, Thanksgiving turkey craft updated

I have a small collection of vintage craft books, and sometime I’ll post a photo from the books on the Crafts ‘n Coffee Facebook page. After I posted the picture of this handsome Chenille Turkey from the 1975 book Foam … Continue reading

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