K Hudspeth

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How-To: Quilted Christmas Tree Trivet

Get a jump on your holiday sewing with this quilted Christmas tree trivet tutorial from Stitching and Bacon!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to Stitching and Bacon to see how it’s done.<p>[Via CraftGawker]

How-To: Recover Gold from Old Electronics

For the modern-day prospector the gold isn’t in them thar hills anymore, but it is in them thar flip phones, as this illuminating tutorial from Josehf Lloyd Murchison on recovering gold from old electronics demonstrates. By subjecting a modest heap of old electronics to a fairly labor-intensive …


How-To: Easy Necklace That Can Be Worn in 3 Ways

When it comes to jewelry, it doesn’t get much better that a piece that can pull triple duty. Stephanie from Henry Happened called her design “the most versatile necklace ever”, and I’m definitely feeling the love. (And the blue/green color combination!)<p>Two necklaces and a bracelet in one easily …


Weave It: Woven Plaid Scarf

If you’ve been thinking about getting into weaving, but were waiting for the right project to come along, you’ll definitely want to check out this lovely woven plaid scarf tutorial from Whit’s Knits on The Purl Bee.<p>Keep in mind that weaving does require some specialized tools—in this case, a 15" …


Knitting Basics: Long Lovely Mittens

When it comes to keeping cozy, you can’t go wrong with cool weather basics. Knit up a pair of long, lovely mittens with this pattern from Laura’s Loop on The Purl Bee!<p>Ready to get started? Head over to The Purl Bee to and see how it’s done.


How-To: Silly Spider Halloween Hairdo

Usually finding a spider in your hair is a pretty harrowing experience, luckily the folks at Simple As That have conjured up a way to make finding a spider in your hair a much nicer experience with this delightful Silly Spider Halloween Hairdo tutorial.<p>[via knitted bunny]


How-To: Cozy Upcycled Slipper Boots

Have a sweater that’s seen better days? Give it a toasty toes makeover with this upcycled slipper boots tutorial from Jen at Drawings Under the Table!<p>Ready to give it a try? Head over to Drawings Under the Table to see how it’s done.<p>[Via CraftGawker]

10 DIY Yarn Art Ideas for a Creative Touch

Wondering what to do with that big empty space on your wall? I know the feeling! I recently moved, and when it came time to fill a very large accent …

English Paper Piecing Series: Part 2

Haley’s work on her blog The Zen of Making is always stellar and her latest series is no exception. This week she continues teaching us English Paper Piercing and shows us how to join together the hexagon flower pieces from Part 1. Precision and good taste are always a great combo in my book!

Smile And Wave

I bought a jasmine plant because a magazine said it works as a sleep aid if you keep it in your room but then I realized it doesn't grow well indoors …

40 Organization Hacks that Help You Become Clutter-Free

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

How-To: Myrtle the Purl Turtle

Getting a jump on holiday gift-making? You’ll definitely want to add this adorable plush turtle from Molly’s Sketchbook on The Purl Bee to your go-to project list for kids!<p>Head over to The Purl Bee to see the full how-to.