Category Crafts

Playing with Paper Mache

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A few months ago, a friend and I met up for a day of shopping.  Much to my surprise, she came bearing gifts!  For no reason at all, I might add.  The best surprise ever!  It was a wonderful craft…

How to Make Felt Flowers

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These flowers are part of a bigger garden project. Here’s how to make the flowers: To Make a Rose Cut out a circle, 5″ in diameter.  You can use a compass, or start with a square.  It doesn’t have to be…

Paper Name Garland

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How to make a monogram, paper craft garland, for kids and baby room decor. While I was browsing around the craft store the other day, (looking for supplies for another project), I stumbled across this darling scrapbook paper.  The designs…

A Father’s Day Craft

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This was the first time I’ve worked with clay since I can remember, and it was so fulfilling!  The feeling of using your hands to mold clay, just can’t be beat.  The world is your oyster with the things you can…

Easy Floral Headband

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My daughter and I had such a nice experience making this easy, DIY floral headband together.  We sat outside, chatting the day away, while we focused on this cute little craft.  It took no time at all and was totally stress-free.  Of…

Making a Felt Toy Garden

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‘Even if it’s raining and cold, you can still have a garden to ease your soul’. -JK It’s easier than you might think to make your very own indoor garden toy. Even all the felt accessories aren’t so bad.  Once you get…

How to Make a Doll House

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The beauty of this doll house, is that it can be folded up and stored.  I started with 1 cardboard box, and cut it down into flat parts.  I took a large piece for the back wall of the house,…

The Making of a Tutu

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How to make a tutu. The Tutu is so full of fantasy for little girls. The images and music of wonderful ballets come to mind. You would think, by looking at this divine invention, it would take an expert to create,…