Nia Shaw

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Link Suggestion: Tulip Skirt Tutorial

Melanie from The Littlest Studio shows how you can sew this beautiful tulip circle skirt. It’s a beginner friendly project that can be sewn in about …

Pyjama Monsters - Pajama Case Crochet pattern by Hooked on Patterns | Crochet Patterns

Create fun monsters that love to gobble up pyjamas for safe keeping until bedtime. For this pattern, you will be working with UK Chunky (US Bulky) …

Crochet

Top 30 Slow Cooker Recipes

The slow cooker makes cooking a hearty and hot meal easy even on weekdays -- while you're working -- and on busy weekends when you have better things …

Loop Stitch Braid Baby Blanket Crochet pattern by HappyBerry Crochet

This blanket is so unique to my design process because I wanted to re-create Hairpin Lace braiding but with crochet. Such a simple concept, although …

DIY Crocheted Baby Blanket - DIY

Crochet One-Skein Wonders for Babies: 101 Projects for Infants and Toddlers <i>(Storey Publishing, 2016), edited by Judith Durant and Edie Eckman offers</i> …

Baby Clothing

Our Best Money-Saving Advice from 2017

Thinking about a New Year's resolution to help you save money in 2018? Heck, even if you're not, these stories might come in handy. Here are the best …

Personal Finance

​The Best Decluttering Tricks We Discovered in 2017

The beauty of decluttering is that the more you do it, the more you're surrounded by only the things you need and love. Even if your goal isn't a …

Christmas Birds

8. December 2016 | Categories: Winter/Christmas, Inspiration, Fabric, Craft<p>We just had our annual Christmas workshop in the Tilda studio and this …

Slow Cooker Chicken Divan

A traditional chicken divan (which was created in the 1930s at the Divan Parisien Restaurant in New York City) is made with the addition of cheddar …

Moist and Tender Lemon Cake

<b>Ingredients:</b>18 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature (divided)<br>8 tablespoons powdered sugar, divided<br>4 large lemons, zested and juiced (about 4 …

German-Style Cheesecake Might Be the Best Cheesecake

German-Style Lemony Cheesecake<p>Makes a 9-inch square cheesecake, cut into 14 to 16 mini squares<p><i>For the crust:</i> <br>1 1/2 cups digestive cookie crumbs, …

Dessert

Moving Soon? This Furniture-Arranging Tool Will Change Your Life

You’ll never need to return a sofa (or dining table table or bookcase) again<p>Furniture arranging often feels like the worst kind of guessing game. You're standing in the gloriously empty living room of your new home and picturing a sofa here and a bookcase there . . . and then things quickly go …

This Dark Chocolate Cake Contains All Our Best Baking Tricks

The Deepest Darkest Chocolate Cake<p>Makes 1 (9-inch) 4-layer cake, 12 to 15 servings<p>What You Need<p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>For the deep chocolate cake:</i> <br>Cooking spray …

Dessert

Crazy Good Casserole Recipe

<b>You’ll Need:</b><p>4-5 boneless, skinless chicken breasts.<br>6 strips of cooked and crumbled quality bacon.<br>2 cans cream of chicken soup.<br>2 cups of shredded …

Learn How to Machine Quilt with Our Easy Tutorials

Machine Quilting Tips and Techniques<p>Like any other quilting skill, learning how to machine quilt takes a bit of practice. But you'll find that some …

Bra Patterns for Large Busts

If you’re like me, and you read a lot of sewing blogs, you might have noticed that it seemed like everyone and her sister has been sewing bras in the …

Clothing

Thousands Of Vintage Sewing Patterns From 1847 To The Present From McCall, Butterick And Vogue Are Put Online

For those who yearn to find an online catalog filled with ten of thousands of online vintage sewing patterns, you are in luck. Autumn is a time that …

Sewing

An Online Trove of Historic Sewing Patterns & Costumes

As Halloween draws nigh, our thoughts turn to costumes.<p>Not those rubbery, poorly constructed, sexy and/or gory off-the-rack readymades, but the sort …

Snowflake Lace Throw

Can you crochet a blanket for everyone on your holiday gift list? With the free crochet blanket pattern for the Snowflake Lace Throw, it’s a distinct …

14 Steps to the Perfect Sewing Space

Today, I have a guest on my blog! I’d like to introduce you to Annabelle Short. She is a writer, mom and craft lover (my kind of gal). She also works …

Sewing

Crock Pot Bourbon Chicken

<b>You’ll need</b><p>3 lb chicken breast cut into bite sized pieces<br>3 tbsp corn starch<br>1/4 cup green onion chopped, plus more for garnish (optional)<br>1/4 tsp …

100 Great Ideas for Inexpensive Homemade Gifts

Holidays, birthdays, special occasions and moments of "just because" are opportunities to give a gift to someone you care about. There's something …

Homemade

How to Choose Threads for Patchwork and Quilting

Which Threads Are Best for Quilting and Patchwork?<p>There's no single 'best' thread for patchwork, quilting, and applique, but there are many threads …

What Is Applique and How Is it Used in Quilts?

What Is Applique?<p>Applique is a term that quilters use in a few different ways when talking about their quilting projects:<p>Applique, used as a verb, is …

Crochet Christmas Owls, tree decoration and present labels/gift tags Crochet pattern by Hannah Cross | Crochet Patterns

These cute Christmas owl decorations are just irresistible! They are so quick and easy to make and can be adapted to any colour scheme or taste. Each …

Crafting

The Best Places to Look for Homekeeping Advice

Here at Apartment Therapy, we do our best to share tips and ideas to help you live a happier, healthier life at home, but sometimes our readers (yes, …

Podcasting

"Bedroom Plants" Are Just What You Need to Sleep Better at Night

They might also help prevent colds and allergies.<p>This spring, everyone was obsessing over "shower plants," which can help keep your bathroom clean. But the benefits of house plants don't end there. Now, more and more people on Pinterest are putting plants (whether hanging or potted) in their …

The Ultimate Meat Lasagna Recipe

I know everyone thinks theirs is the ultimate lasagna recipe, but with twice the meat and cheese filling as most recipes, this lasagna really is the …