Recycling Christmas Cards

No one wants to throw away Christmas cards after Christmas. It seems like such a waste! I have a few creative ideas for recycling Christmas cards from visitors to my web site, as well as a few crafty ideas of my own: If there was no writing or printing on the reverse side of the […]

Kids Craft: Fall Leaf Placemats

Making placemats from fall leaves is a fun activity for kids of all ages. Even toddlers will have fun collecting leaves and creating their own placemat. For this craft you will need: Roll of contact paper Fall leaves Scissors This activity is very inexpensive. The only item you will have to buy is the contact […]

Dyeing Pasta for Craft Projects

Kids love to play with pasta! Who knew something so simple and inexpensive could be so interesting to young children. Dried pasta comes in a variety of sizes and shapes. If you don’t already have some in your kitchen cupboard, you can find a variety of different pastas to choose from in the bulk section […]

Finding Deals On Fabric For Your Sewing Projects

If you love to sew and work on different projects, you are always on the lookout for a great deal on fabric. And if you are just starting out, you don’t want to spend a lot on fabric in case you make a mistake and have to start over. Here are some of my favorite […]

Tips For Buying A Sewing Machine Online

You can get some great deals on sewing machines when you purchase them online. Companies that sell them don’t have to worry about the overhead of a brick and mortar store and you get the convenience of having the sewing machine shipped to your front door. Know What You Want The drawback of buying anything […]

Embroidery Gift Ideas

Embroidered items make great gifts. Not only do they have that handmade feel to them, but you can personalize almost anything with some simple embroidery and make it special. Here are a few ideas for gifts you can make if you love to embroider. Baby Blanket Embroidered baby blankets make a wonderful, personalized gift that […]