Easy DIY Glasses Case

Easy DIY Glasses Case I am all about using remnants in my sewing when I can because you can get them at 50% – 75% off.  For this project you can use remnants or fat quarters to make a really cute and easy DIY glasses case.  This pattern requires two pieces of fabric and either a plastic snap or Velcro to use as a closure.  This whole project takes about 20 minutes to make from beginning to end is for {Read More}

DIY Car Diffusers

DIY Car Diffusers I am always looking for DIY solutions to ongoing problems.  I buy air fresheners for my car and they just fade after a while so I have to buy another.  This time I decided to make my own.  It was really easy to do and I can keep topping it up, so to speak, whenever it fades.  I combined a simple wood ornament and some polymer clay along with some essential oil to make these simple DIY {Read More}

Paint Your Own Christmas Angels

Paint Your Own Christmas Angels   I saw this simple to paint trio of angels designed by Cynthia Fortner in the Better Homes and Gardens Holiday Crafts Magazine last year and wanted to give it a try but just didn’t have the time.  I kept the issue and the pattern and tried it this year and it is a simple and inexpensive painting to create and a stunning addition to your Christmas decor.  I whole heatedly recommend that you try to paint {Read More}

Dollar Store Christmas Candy Jar

Dollar Store Christmas Candy Jar I always have empty jars and dollar store finds on hand for my various projects.  In this case, I had a dollar store candle holder and an empty pasta sauce jar so I decided to make a Dollar Store Christmas Candy Jar.  Rather than Red and Green, I decided to make this candy jar from Blue and white so it can be used for Hanukkah as well. I also wanted a chalky matte finish to {Read More}

Paint Holiday Wine Bottles

Paint Holiday Wine Bottles It is the holiday season and I was looking for an easy and fun holiday craft idea to make from empty wine bottles.  I decided that painting them in fun holiday decorations was just the trick.  There are so many cute ides to liven up your holiday décor that I couldn’t resist trying out a few of them.  You can paint holiday wine bottles even if you don’t drink wine by heading over to my affiliate {Read More}

FALL APPLIQUE BURLAP TABLE RUNNER

FALL APPLIQUE BURLAP TABLE RUNNER It is the Fall season and Thanksgiving is just around the corner.  I thought I would create this fun and relatively easy to make fall applique burlap table runner.  All you need is a computer, some remnant fall fabrics, some brown felt and a 2 yd or longer piece of burlap and you are ready to go.  I will include the templates that I used for my runner in this tutorial.  Lets get started. What {Read More}

Terra Cotta Pumpkin Makeover

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Terracotta Pot Wind Chimes

Terracotta Pot Wind Chimes I love the look and sound of wind chimes though they drive my husband crazy.  Still, I thought I would give you my take on the terracotta pot wind chimes.  They are super easy to make and can be decorated however you would like.  I chose a bumble bee theme for mine. What you will Need: 3-4 terracotta pots in graduated sizes.  I used three from the smallest to medium sized Beads with a large hole. {Read More}

Tassel USB Key Chain

Tassel USB Key Chain I am always forgetting to charge the tablet I carry in my purse so I found the perfect idea courtesy of urban outfitters to solve this problem.  The Tassel USB Key Chain is the perfect solution to my charging woes.  It is easy to make and requires just a few items you may already have on hand.  This tutorial will walk you step by step on how to make this easy but very useful item and {Read More}

Three Pocket Scissor Holder

Three Pocket Scissor Holder I thought I would make yet another version of the three pocket scissor holder because it is indeed a handy little project to keep all of your sewing scissors together in one place.  This is an easy project that uses only a fat quarter of fabric, some batting, a pattern and some standard sewing supplies. What you will Need: Pattern Piece 1 Pattern Piece 2 1 fat quarter 1/4 yd. Batting 5″ Ribbon Standard Sewing Supplies {Read More}

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