Jennie Moraitis

43 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Following | @JennieMoraitis | Creator of Little Girl Designs blog, author of The Creative Retreat, flip about crafts, creativity, and blogging as a business.

Project 2017: Learn to Draw - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p><i>This year I’m going to learn to draw by</i> …

Knitting For Beginners: Simple Garter Stitch Scarf

If you have always wanted to learn how to knit, now is a great opportunity because I am diving into my “<b>Simple Knit Series</b>“! In this series, I walk …

Knitting

15 Easy Sewing Projects for Kids

For the past few months, we’ve been learning how to sew and we can’t lie, it’s not the easiest thing we’ve ever done. Even so, we’re loving every …

Sewing

Modern Knitting: Free Patterns, Inspiration, Resources & Supplies

Did you know that roughly one third of women between the ages 25 of 35 now knit or crochet? This month, Apartment Therapy teamed up with a bunch of …

Knitting

Knitters Shopping Guide: Where to Buy the Best Yarn, Needles + Patterns

Curious and excited to join the yarn movement but lacking the know-how and tools to take the first step? Fret not, the KOEL Magazine team is here to …

Crochet

Transformable Hairpin Leg Desktop DIY

Some of my favorite DIYs have been born from the need to solve a problem. In this instance, my problem was needing more tabletop space in a studio …

10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

We have to be very careful in choosing our pursuits, because our habits make us.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally published on Jan. 17, 2017.</i><p>In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The Red Shoes</i>, a young girl longs for a pair of pretty red shoes. She …

Self Control

SEO for Bloggers: The Non-Techie Guide

Regina here. Desperately hoping I can make “#SearchEngineSaturday” a real thing, because that’s what I want to talk about today . . . and it’s a …

7 Healthy Hygge Hacks to Find Joy When You're Stuck Inside

If you've been struggling with Winter blues or worse — seasonal affective disorder (SAD) — then you might want to consider hygge. Haven't heard of it? Hygge is a Danish way of life that promotes coziness, warmth, and time with loved ones. It clearly works, too! Despite its long, cold, dark Winters, …

Hygge

Here’s What ‘Hygge’ Means—and Why You Should Try It

How to Make a Eucalyptus Garland + Farmhouse-Inspired Holiday Wreath

Confession time: I'm obsessed with making wreaths. Not only do the finished projects look great in my home and on my front door, but they also make …

How to Be More Creative - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>I’m on a mission to help you be more creative …

Get Organized: How to Straighten Your Craft Space | Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p><i>Let’s get organized! Our craft rooms, boxes,</i> …

DIY Needle Felted Word Cushion

I get asked all the time how I get inspired and keep coming up with ideas for the blog. The truth is, it’s another skill I have to practice and …

How to Start A Craft Blog - Jennie Moraitis

<i>This post contains affiliate links. For more information on affiliate links, please read my disclosure policy here.</i><p>Welcome! I thought I’d put …

Blogging Resources - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>Although I don’t typically write about …

21 Inspiring Quotes From Successful People About Self-Improvement

Everyone wants to be successful and in order to accomplished your desired aim, we need to follow the steps of successful people.<p>But the secret of …

This DIY aromatherapy necklace looks pretty and de-stresses you at the same time

Sometimes, we all need a little reminder to just breathe. Essential oils can help; they naturally soothe our nerves and smell so good we can’t help …

A Quick Start Guide to Creative Retreats - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>If you’ve been around here for a while, you …

Creating a Vision Board Book for Your Goals and Dreams that is Portable

<i>Creating a vision board book for your goals and dreams is easy with this simple DIY accordion book format.</i><p>This week I <b>created a vision board</b> and …

Three Reasons a Springtime Retreat is AMAZING - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p><i>Have you ever taken a springtime retreat? I</i> …

Creative Goals: How to Set Goals for Your Creative Life - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>Have you ever thought about setting creative …

The Creative Retreat - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>**Updated July 2016** This post was originally …

Does Elite Blog Academy Work For Craft & DIY Bloggers?

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p><i>This post was originally written three months</i> …

How to Be a Tourist in Your Own Town - Jennie Moraitis

Please note this post may include affiliate links. For more information, <b>read my disclosure policy here</b>.<p>So . . . this post on how to be a tourist in …