Latanya Crawford

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What to Make This Weekend: Watermelon Wedges, a Hammock Chair + More

Oh hey there, weekend. We weren’t sure we’d ever see you again. Now that you’re here, let’s spend our time together making some awesome things! Whether you’re in need of a quick DIY to give an old garment a fresh look or you want to invest a little more time to make a custom piece of furniture for …

Crafting

5 DIY Projects You Can Do for $100 or less

Although it’s been a long time since I’ve completed a real, true home DIY project, I still love design magazines and the occasional HGTV show on</b> …

House Design

$50 Fire Pit Using Concrete Tree Rings

Installing Board and Batten Wainscoting<p>PVC Class<p>This is very clever. It looks great, too. Thanks for sharing.<p>Thanks for the idea! When we bought our …

Landscaping

DIY Baby: All-in-One Changing Mat with Storage Pockets

If you’ve got little ones at home or a baby shower on the calendar, you’ll definitely want to put this smart, portable DIY changing mat on your to-make list!<p>Whether you’re visiting with friends or taking a trip with kids, I think you’ll agree that, with its compact roll-up design that can be …

Sewing

10 Easy Ways To Make Money Using Social Media at Home

With all the social media outlets out there, a lot of money-making opportunities have arisen for people with an entrepreneurial spirit. Many of them …

Creative Commons

10 Tips for making pillows - The Sewing Loft

Let’s have some pillow talk! Hand made pillows are easy to create and can really liven up any space within your home. Not only are they easy to make …

15 Best Websites that can make you a Web Designer

HTML, Css, JavaScript are basic building blocks of a Web Page. A Web Designer needs to combine all these technologies to make a presentable site. …

How to Save Money When You Don't DIY

<i>Laura Gaskill, Houzz Contributor</i><p>The Internet is overflowing with ideas (many good ones!) for crafting, painting and DIYing your way to a beautiful home on a budget. But what if you don’t want to DIY? Here are 10 smart ways to save money while decorating your home — with nary a staple gun or stencil …

Home Decorating

15 Phenomenal Indoor Herb Gardens

Whether you live in a big city or someplace that gets cold 9 months out of the year, indoor herb gardens provide so many benefits. They purify the …

Gardening

Labeling your quilt

Now that 2015 is in full swing, I'm setting three realistic quilting goals for the year. Take an inventory of all my WIP's (a.k.a. Works In Progress) …

Quilting

The Easiest (and Best) Burp Rags You Will Ever Sew

<i>This post contains affiliate links.</i><p>When I was pregnant with Little J, I decided I wanted to make my own burp rag and bib sets. So I made a bunch of …

14 Sewing Projects to Get You Organized!

The new year inspires us to tidy up and get organized! Here are some of our favorite sewing projects to ensure everything has a place. We’ll help you …

Cloth Stacking Blocks

<i>Elizabeth Hartman from Oh, Fransson! joins us each month for Elizabeth’s Fabric Focus. Today’s Stack & Nest Quilted Block project is a free PDF</i> …

sewing: upcycled bath mat tutorial

By onJanuary 12, 2015 28<p>I’m still easing into the new year with some easy and practical projects… this upcycled bath mat is definitely something …

Easy DIY Platform Bed (free plan)

Having beautiful furniture isn’t about roaming the stores and spending plenty of money in the process. No, it’s actually about having a good taste …

House Design

Big Bow Ear Warmer Headband Tutorial

Posted by Guest Poster · November 4, 2014<p>It’s November and that means Christmas is coming. Are you following my Holiday Bake Craft & Crochet Series? …

Crafting

Retro-Style Christmas Stocking Sewing Pattern & Tutorial.

I’m so excited about the family Christmas we have planned for this year! My Mom, Grandma, my two brothers, myself and all of our respective families …

Queen Anne's Lace Pillowcase

When we started planning for our month of Hand Sewing we knew we had to ask Alicia from Posie Gets Cozy for help with a project. Alicia’s new book …

How to: Make Easy and Elegant DIY Concrete Planters

To the uninitiated, concrete might seem a bit intimidating. But, it's got all kinds of fun, design-y uses in home decor projects. These planter …

Gorgeous Designer Baby Burp Cloths

Shares 734<p>I must tell you I don’t <i>really</i> know how to sew. <b>There. I said it.</b> Somehow I’ve tricked all my friends in to thinking I do. The reality of it …

Sewing

Roundup: 13 Awesome Outdoor Furniture & Design DIY Projects

This weekend, I've got plans to help spruce up a friend's backyard. The inspiration is abundant and I've rounded up 13 do-it-yourself projects to get …

8 Things Every Natural Hair Girl Needs

When some women make the choice to go natural, it's to rid the hair of the chemicals that come with getting perms. So, it makes sense that a lot of …