Yesterday, I was asked to show all my Easter decorations up and around my house. I am hosting some of my family for Easter this year, but I have kept the decorations pretty low-key (especially compare... Apr 11, 2014 4 Comments
This is a follow-up to the post a did a couple weeks ago on how to make antiqued silver eggs using tin foil and black paint. A lot of people were very excited with the technique and talked about using... Mar 20, 2014 6 Comments
Easter is right around the corner! I’m hosting this year, so that has me thinking about all sorts of DIY projects for the table and around the house. Here’s a few we’ve done in years... Mar 17, 2014 No Comments
I’m feeling pretty proud that I am on track to meet my goal of designing and knitting a pair of mittens every month this year. Today, I present to you the March Newgrange Mittens.
I wanted to d... Mar 04, 2014 10 Comments
If you have a kid, in elementary school, Valentines Day is a super big deal. Even if it is not your personal favorite holiday, you cannot let it slide by. Our assignment, (yes, an assignment) was to ... Feb 25, 2014 No Comments
Make sure not to get pinched this St. Patrick’s Day and make yourself a little something green!
The Little Luck Charm Bracelet is super easy and is a subtle way to wear your green.
A Shamrock ... Feb 24, 2014 No Comments
I was playing around in my craft room the other day trying to think of a way to make gilded eggs with what I had on hand. Then I realized I didn’t want golden gilt, I wanted silver eggs. A coupl... Feb 18, 2014 20 Comments
I love having candles around my house, especially this time of year when it is still cold and dark. Lit candles (whether they be a real flame or a battery operated candle) can enhance the feeling or c... Feb 04, 2014 3 Comments
I was inspired by a leather heart bookmark that I saw ages ago, and stored away in my elephant-like brain for the day I could try it. Today was the day.
small ... Jan 21, 2014 3 Comments
Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is a month away. Here’s a few of our projects with a little heart to get you in the mood…
1. Simple Pop-Up Valentine 2. Knit Heart Garland 3. Bur... Jan 13, 2014 1 Comment