Linda Stevenson

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Susan Crawford’s Princely Sweater Vest Knitting Pattern

If you’d like to outfit your own little prince in this stately little sweater vest recently sported by Prince George of Cambridge himself, then you’re in luck, because Jan Moir of The Daily Mail shared a knitting pattern that’s remarkably similar to it. Author and knitwear designer Susan Crawford …

Knitting

8 Tutorials To Make Your Own Step Stools

A step stool is a classic piece of furniture and can be found in just about every home. If you are in need of one, or are just wanting a fun wood …

Furniture

Tutorial: Tulle skirt with a wide elastic waistband

Cami from Tidbits shares a tutorial at Make It and Love It showing how you can make a gorgeous tulle skirt. The floaty layers of tulle just feel like …

#86 – Build something from wood

49 comments<p><b>Task #86 of my 101 Things in 1001 Days project: build something from wood.</b><p>When I added this task to my <i>101 Things</i> project I assumed it …

10 Kitchen Details That Wow

Inspiration for your kitchen design.<p>From eye-catching wallpaper to stunning lighting fixtures, it's all in the details with these kitchen designs.

Gift Guide: Tiny Topiaries for the Apartment Dweller

Is there someone on your holiday shopping list who doesn’t have room for a full-size Christmas tree? Comfort that person with a mail-order mini. Here …

How to use Manage It - Evernote Integration

If you already use Evernote to manage your notes, Manage It makes it easy for you to manage your Evernote notes on any device. A few of the things …

YouTube Sensation Michelle Phan: Storytelling in Today’s World

5 Fruits and Veggies You've Been Eating Wrong

Prepare to have your mind blown.<p>If you're anything like us, you would eat a lot more beets, pomegranates, and kiwis if you could just figure out an easy way to prep them. Luckily, some of our favorite food blogs have come up with pretty ingenious ways to simplify the process. Take a look, then try …

Snowflake Applique Pillows, Holiday Project #2

Holiday Project two is coming at you today. It's a pair of appliquéd Snowflake Pillows. I'm thinking there needs to be a matching quilt in my house …

Felt Christmas Tree Pins

Christmas Tree pins are a really fun tradition. I love seeing people walking around New York with a miniature tree pinned to lapels of their heavy …

Tutorial: Travel booster seat with carrying handle

Tutorial: Travel booster seat with carrying handle<p>Sew4Home shows how you can make their On-The-Go Booster Seat with Carrying Handle. The seat …

Crochet Hipster Beard

Crochet this funny and really hip halloween costume in just one hour! Works as well for little dwarfs, lumberjacks & Co. (in German)<p>207<p>1017

18 Nightstands To Make Your Bedroom Even Better

Why your nightstands should match.<p>Whether your room is classic, quirky, or somewhere in the middle, these beautiful nightstands are just what you need. Considering a pair? Check out these 8 examples of why your nightstands should match

12 Gift Ideas for Artists and Creatives

<i>Nicole Northway is the owner of One Strange Bird, a storefront art center in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. She is also an artist and educator, and she opened the shop in part to showcase the jewelry she was making for her Etsy shop, Lady Pancake, and the work of fellow Etsy sellers she’d</i> …

Required Reading: The Gardener’s Garden

Is this the garden book to end all garden books? Conceived on a vast scale, the new 470-page <i>The Gardener’s Garden</i> published by Phaidon Press has been …

Planning A Fun Party With Your Minions – 10 Adorable DIY Crafts

Nobody in their right mind can say that they don’t find those little yellow <b>minions</b> from “<b>Despicable Me</b>” cute and adorable. Both children and adults …

Tutorial: Super Easy Chair Bag to hold books and more

Tutorial: Super Easy Chair Bag to hold books and more<p>Kim from Milkybeer Handmade shares a tutorial at Imagine Gnats showing how you can make her …

Get Rid of Fruit Flies and 5 More DIY Natural Home Solutions

In getting ready to move, I’ve been looking at a lot of houses. Some are small and cute, some are huge and airy. All of them have one problem or …

Why working in a children's hospice is about embracing life

<i>David Hamilton is a bereavement support coordinator at the</i> <i>Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People</i> <i>in Loughborough.</i><p>It's a cliche but there really isn't an average day when you are dealing with children at the end of their life. Often I have a plan of what the day will be like but then, …

I heart fake food – Felt Sugar Cookie Tutorial

Amy of “while wearing heels” hearts fake food, like her sweet “sugar cookies”! No fake kitchen is complete without a set of sugar cookies. With this …

TURKEY CRAFTS FOR KIDS TO MAKE

Shares 19<p>If you’re looking for some fun <b>turkey crafts to make</b>, you’ve hit the jackpot! We’ve collected over 170 turkey crafts for toddlers, …

Required Reading: Cultivating Garden Style

Astro-physicist turned garden designer Rochelle Greayer takes a scientific approach in her new book, <i>Cultivating Garden Style</i>. Greayer, the founder of …

How to grow sweetpeas: fill your garden with amazing scent

Sow them now and fragrant sweetpeas will grow bigger and more beautiful next spring<p>Whenever I try to get one step ahead and plant seedlings in pots, they inevitably end up desiccated or leggy due to my neglect. My enthusiasm and memory always fail me, and I miss out on yet another seasonal …

10 Pumpkin Smoothies to Kick Off Fall RIGHT

How else would you celebrate autumn's arrival?<p>Summer's caput, which means fall is planning to make its triumphant return! So to welcome back this cooler season, here are 10 sinfully delicious pumpkin smoothies. Who needs a pumpkin spiced latte when you’ve got these frozen concoctions?<p>How about a …

Build This Rustic Farmhouse Table

Farmhouse furniture is meant to be a little imperfect. That makes it hard to screw up<p>There's no better way to give thanks than to gather family and friends around an enormous table to share a feast. A farmhouse table would be the perfect spot. You could make one out of construction lumber and …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

A Fresh Bathroom Makeover for Less Than $100

This DIYer proves you don't have to sacrifice style on a strict budget.<p>When we spotted this bathroom makeover on Hometalk, we knew we had to read all about it. Urusula, the blogger behind Home Made by Carmona, stretched her DIY legs and wrote that she completed the transformation for just …