Some point over the years the tree skirt Matt and I had was ruined by water. I’ve been meaning to make a new one for us, but haven’t been really inspired. Then I saw the tutorial for Flann... Dec 05, 2013 8 Comments
We made it, twenty-four ornaments in twenty-four weeks just in time for December 1st. I hope you enjoyed our trip around the world this year and all the little tidbits about Christmas customs in diffe... Nov 29, 2013 1 Comment
We love creating things to decorate our homes over the holidays. It gives such a personal touch.
1. Potted Button Trees 2. Appliqué Reindeer Pillow 3. Square Dowel Wreath 4. Ornament Coasters
5. Ro... Nov 27, 2013 No Comments
There is nothing more charming on a Christmas tree than a handmade ornament. They also make great additions to your Christmas wrapping. Here’s a selection of ornaments we’ve showed you how... Nov 25, 2013 No Comments
Help someone spruce up their home with a handmade gift they can use in the kitchen, living room, dining room or anyplace that needs that special touch.
1. Willow branch candleholder 2. City light l... Nov 13, 2013 No Comments
Let’s continue with our handmade gift guides. Last week we showed you gifts to make for her and for the young (or young at heart). Today’s guide contains gifts that could work for anyone.... Nov 11, 2013 1 Comment
Pooh Bear is the highest ranking official in her life.
He is a comfort to her.
(Nov 9 2011)
And to say he is “well loved” is not even the beginning.
When she was small, her God Mother br... Aug 20, 2013 6 Comments
I gave myself a real challenge when I posed the theme of France for Iron Craft. I didn’t have any immediate ideas for a project, but knew I wanted it to be something for my new home. I love the ... Jul 16, 2013 3 Comments
When I was in Ireland recently, I saw these cute little embroidered people pillows/dolls in a gift shop in Dublin. I loved the idea of them and thought I could make more personalized ones for Matt and... Jul 02, 2013 7 Comments
(For the 24 weeks leading up to December 1st, we’ll be making a Christmas ornament. Each one will be traditional to or inspired by a different country.)
This week we are visiting England, to be ... Jun 28, 2013 2 Comments