Crafts category

  • 2017 In Review

    It’s that time of year when everyone looks back at what’s happened over the last year. Well, who am I to buck a trend? Here’s a look back at Kat’s Crafty 2017. January saw the ...
    Dec 20, 2017 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 26 – Monogrammed Glasses

    For this last Iron Craft challenge we could do whatever we wanted. I used it as a chance to do a project I’ve been wanting to do for awhile, monogramming some glasses with etching cream. Why did...
    Jan 03, 2017 8 Comments

  • Kat’s 2016 in Crafts

    At this time of year, just like everyone else, I like to look back at what I did throughout the year. For me that is a lot of crafts, especially knitting! Let’s take a look at my 2016 in crafts....
    Dec 31, 2016 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 24 – Pine Cone Trees

    For this Iron Craft challenge we were asked to make something shiny and/or bright. Over Thanksgiving my mother-in-law, Kathee, and I were looking at projects you could do with used K-cups. One idea wa...
    Dec 06, 2016 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 23 – Washi Tape Deer

    So, for this Iron Craft challenge we were to make something for the holidays. It could be a decoration or a gift. I did make two Christmas stockings for charity during that time, but I also decided to...
    Nov 22, 2016 4 Comments

  • 96 Christmas Ornaments to Make

    Looking for a way to keep everyone busy over the long holiday weekend? Why not have a ornament making party. We have a lot of tutorials from easy to more challenging. Many you can make with things you...
    Nov 21, 2016 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 22 – Icicle Cowl

    Boy, the letter “I” was a hard challenge! I finally decided my “I” was going to be “ice” or “icicle,” but I didn’t know what I was going to do wit...
    Nov 08, 2016 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’16 Challenge 21 – Spooky Papercut Candle Covers

    With Halloween next week, the current Iron Craft challenge was to make something creepy, spooky, or scary. I channeled iron crafter Dr. Russ and made papercut haunted village and graveyard candle cove...
    Oct 25, 2016 1 Comment

  • Stitch Lab Updates: Candy Corn Sachet

    Here is a quick little project that one of the student’s in the Stitch Lab created. Its a Candy Corn Sachet. Voila! The inspiration and the basis for the pattern are found on Chico and Jo righ...
    Oct 18, 2016 1 Comment

  • Zarina Wings. Bail.

    I started making Fairy Wings. And I got stuck. I pushed a little bit more, and got stuck again. I looked a YouTube and read tutorials about how some AMAZING wings were created. But, alas, mine still s...
    Oct 06, 2016 3 Comments