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Handmade Gifts: Sewing Tool Organizers

Happy Monday! Today I'm sharing two sewing tool organizers I recently gifted. I used the #10 Caddy pattern by Sew Can She. These are my third and …

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Homestretch Hat

If you’re like me, scrambling in the ninth inning to complete this year’s holiday knitting, then our Homestretch Hat is to the rescue!Using just one …

Mushroom Is the Color Taking Over Pinterest and Homes in 2017

Here are 10 unique ways to incorporate the elegant color throughout your house.<p>Warmer than gray but cooler than taupe, this neutral, earthy shade is popping up everywhere. Here's how to make the color work in every space.

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Recreate Oprah's Favorite Knit Hat for Less

Oprah recently released her annual list of Favorite Things, and on it you'll find a thick, wool knit hat. It looks so cozy and warm, right? It seems …

How Mindfulness Could Change Your Career

October 17, 2016<p>Here are three of the many ways in which adopting this effective form of meditation can improve your experiences at work, in both …

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Raised beds are the ultimate in no-till gardening. Because you are literally constructing a bed from the ground up, there's no need to dig into the soil to remove lawn and weeds. Instead, put down a thick layer of newspapers to kill the grass, and lay soil and other amendments on top. Over time, …

Trees and Plants to Grow for an All-Year Fruit Garden

If you have a little space for a garden, you’re probably growing seasonal vegetables—but there’s never a bad time of year to grow fruit, either. This …

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Learn to Knit a Benefaction Knit Hat

Have you ever wanted to learn to knit in the round, or on double pointed needles, but are unsure how? A simple hat, with handsome stripes and the …

Hamegaet

It is no secret that I am a big fan of Hazel Tindall. I first met Hazel during a visit to Shetland in Wool Week, 2011, when I took a class with her …

How to Price Your Handmade Items for Sale - Small Business Trends

If you’re thinking about opening your own handmade shop, there are so many different things to consider. It’s not all about just having fun making …

How to Knit Part 1: How to Cast On

You CAN knit<p>As you read this series on how to knit, I am have just finished up the E-Course I put together just for you. You CAN knit is designed to …

ScrapBusters: Clip on or Slip on Belt Pouch

There are so many times you need two hands free (<i>Look Ma... No hands!</i>), and this clever little organizer is a great solution. It can slip on a belt …

Print Onto Wood: DIY Quotation Art (Guest Post by Dani)

<i>While I'm away in Fiji (lucky me!), a pretty awesome group of some of my very favorite bloggers is helping “fill in the gaps” with amazing recipes,</i> …

How-To: Transfer an Embroidery Pattern onto Any Fabric

If you’re itching to stitch but have trouble getting your designs to show up where you want them, you’ll definitely want to check out this ingenious tutorial from Mollie at Wild Olive that will show you an easy way to transfer embroidery patterns onto any fabric!<p>I don’t know about you, but I’m …

Free Pattern: Simple Ribbed Knit Hat

I got such wonderful response from my first knit hat pattern, I decided to write another one! This hat starts the same way, but the ribbing goes all …

Make A Tassel Necklace in 2 Steps

Magnetic Bookmark Tutorial

I would love to share how to make this easy and useful magnetic bookmark today.<br>I had these paper pads for a long time and I thought they were the …

This Is The Cutest Damn Cat Tent Of All Time That You Can DIY

It's purrrrrfect.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>· Small men's t-shirt<p>· 2 wire hangers<p>· Wire cutter<p>· Pliers<p>· Gorilla tape<p>· Cardboard<p>1. Cut two 15x15 squares of cardboard. Brush on PVA glue and glue them together.<p>2. Using a wire cutter, cut the hook part of the hanger off. Straighten the wire to a …

100 Stunning Picture Quotes That Will Supercharge Your Creativity

<i>Picture quotes are one of the most pinned images on Pinterest.</i> The more visually striking your picture and quote combination is, the more shareable …

Embroidery Hoop Cork Memo Board

Embroidery Hoop Cork Memo Board and Thumbtacks - easy and cute craft project for the office, craft room, or kids' bedroom.<p>165<p>552

basic tote {a tutorial}

In my last post I shared a simple pouch made of Kraft Tex and I mentioned I wanted to make a tote bag using this interesting, slightly intimidating …

Sneak Peek! 25 New Things at IKEA this February

This February IKEA is launching a range of new products and today we have a sneak peek! There's a particular focus on textiles and product for …

How I Totally Changed My Life To Finally Get Organized

I figured out it wasn't just about the stuff — it was also about me.<p><i>We love the little hacks and tweaks that can make your home tidier, but the truth is that big change in the way you organize requires ... well, a big change in the way you live. We teamed up with organizing coach Maeve Richmond to</i> …

How to make yarn from old t-shirts

Leggi questo post in: Italiano<p>last week i started a new project with this lovely homemade “yarn”. and what did i make it out of? old t-shirts!<p>there …

34 Adorable Things To Do With Leftover Bits Of Yarn

Busting stashes, taking names.

10 Crochet Tips I Wish I Had Known From The Start

This list is essentially everything I wish I knew when I started out. It is largely inspired by an email I received asking for tips and advice for …