Just finished this Earth tones mandala purse, totally free handed! I have lots of plans for more mandala projects.
So there’s bin a recent dip in activity posting, and that’s pretty much because I took a job at Michaels Arts and Crafts (again). I was a crochet instructor and sales associate there in California, and now in Pennsylvania I figured it was something familiar to go back to. Shortly after I started up, the… Continue reading My First Floral Arrangements!
Quite a few of my interests over the years have involved custom heraldry, from D&D characters and fictional families, to the SCA kingdoms, to history in general. Heraldic symbols have distinct meanings, and each family crest tells you something about a family’s history. In fictional settings, the Coat of Arms that a character or a… Continue reading Hand Painted Heraldry Glasses
I’ll openly admit it, I’m terrible with a sewing machine. Something between my poor measurements, lack of practice, impatience for pinning, and the pure intimidation I feel toward actually cutting fabric, somehow my projects just don’t turn out right! But I’m glad to say that, at least in the eyes of this novice, my sweater blanket turned out pretty cute. So for my layman’s tutorial, as well as a link to a much better tutorial, come check it out!
Embroidered clothes are crazy cute right now. Shorts, denim, tees, all sorts of things are having a bit of new life breathed into them with this ancient craft. I love the mixing of modern and traditional styles, plus it seemed like the kind of thing I could do in an hour, so I tried it… Continue reading Embroidered Cactus Collar!
Save money on to-go drinks and lessen your environmental waste by reusing glass tea bottles! I’ll show you how to remove labels and adhesive residue, and how to make super cute bottles you’ll want to reuse again and again. Never throw out glass bottles or waste money on on-the-go drinks again!
Upcycle thrifted belt buckles into these cute DIY necklaces! I tested out this Pin and I love the results. Super easy Western style craft.