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How to make a beautiful, Mixed Media Christmas Angel

This Mixed Media Christmas Angel is one of my favorites. I love the texture of the nail heads around her gown, and the contrast of the glistening, embossed wings. And a repurposed spoon for her head? Heavenly! We’re so close … Continue reading

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DIY ornaments for woodland-theme Christmas décor

Today’s Rag Ball Ornaments are perfect for a woodland theme Christmas tree. These classic ornaments are slightly rustic, and will add a subtle pop of color to more natural woodland elements. The DIY fabric ornaments will be equally at home … 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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A Patch of Sweater Pumpkins made with old orange sweaters

Patty Schaffer is sharing another sweater craft today – Sweater Pumpkins. She made her Sweater Pumpkins from two different orange sweaters, and I love the variations in colors and textures. You might be surprised at how easy it is to … Continue reading

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A Fall Sweater Wreath and Felt Flower Bouquet

This fall wreath began life as a striped sweater, and when I saw it at a second-hand store, I knew we could make something beautiful from it. I wrapped it around a wreath and then got stuck. So, I called … Continue reading

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How to make a Teacup Topiary from a flea market find

If you have plans to go junking this weekend, be sure to grab a handful of mismatched teacups to make these sweet, Teacup Topiaries. If you need an inexpensive, handmade gift for Mother’s Day, Teacher Appreciation Week (next week!), or … Continue reading

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