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  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten 20

    Happy Monday! Here is your Advent Calendar Mitten 20 Chart. (This chart was updated at 5pm CST on 10/26/15 to fix a mistake in the stripes on the thumb.) For this mitten, I designed an eight-pointed ...
    Oct 26, 2015 2 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 19

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. This week’s o...
    Oct 23, 2015 2 Comments

  • 13 Halloween Costume Tutorials and Ideas

    Kristoff Frozen Princess Dress Bacon and Eggs Evil Queen in three parts, dress, cape, headpiece and crown Princess Towel Dress II DJ Lance Hat Little Bird Dorothy Word Girl Godzilla Mini Top Hat Prin...
    Oct 21, 2015 No Comments

  • Project: Tricked-Out Tote Bag

    This summer I was invited on a trip to Chicago with all of the women in my family. It was a wonderful way to reconnect with my cousins from around the country. Part of our invitation for this trip was...
    Oct 20, 2015 1 Comment

  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten 19

    A glorious fall Monday to you all! Here is this week’s mitten, Advent Calendar Mitten 19 Chart This is a great one for those of you who don’t like long floats. I found this one a really f...
    Oct 19, 2015 7 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 18

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. This week we are ma...
    Oct 16, 2015 8 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge 20 – Raven and Boo Bunting

    This Iron Craft challenge is one of my yearly favorites, the Halloween challenge. I had picked up some well-used brass stencils that spelled out “BOO” at the Junk Bonanza a few weeks ago a...
    Oct 13, 2015 4 Comments

  • Mitten Garland Advent Calendar – Mitten 18

    Happy Monday knitters! Here is your mitten #18. Download the Advent Calendar Mitten 18 Chart In real life you can see the grey snowflakes much better than they show up in the picture. This is another...
    Oct 12, 2015 3 Comments

  • Advent Calendar Project ’15 – Week 17

    Every Friday for the twenty-four weeks leading up to December 1st, we will be making a handmade Christmas ornament. Follow along and make them all or pick and chose your favorites. I’ll admit it...
    Oct 09, 2015 No Comments

  • 19 Halloween Decor and Party Projects

    It’s time to get spooky! Row 1: Creepy House Luminaries Row 2: Mad Scientist Body Part Jars, Zombie Siamese Twin Dolls, Doll Faced Candles and Other Creepy Glassware Row 3: Snake Candleholders,...
    Oct 07, 2015 1 Comment