• Starting Jan. 2nd

  • Antiqued Silver Eggs

  • Weekend Eye Candy

    I remember making pom-poms as a kid on a homemade cardboard ring. Seems like they are everywhere in the crafting world these days. Pom-pom flowers from Country Living. I think the whole staging here ...
    Apr 21, 2012 No Comments

  • How to Block Knitting

    Let’s have a discussion about blocking your knitting. Blocking is the process of manipulating the shape of your knit pieces after you are finished knitting, but before you seam or wear them. The...
    Apr 19, 2012 No Comments

  • Project – Spring Scarf

    Everything about this scarf is special to me. The yarn was purchased on my trip to NY last Sept. It is made for a favorite person of mine, who was admiring the yarn when we were there. Every stitch wa...
    Apr 18, 2012 12 Comments

  • Quilt of the Day

    Looking through quilts on Flickr today this one by Geta’s Quilting Studio really caught my eye. I love the way the colors move and how well she chose the palette. The outer circle mimicking the...
    Apr 17, 2012 1 Comment

  • Project – By-Your-Side Ironing Board

    One day not too long ago, I was over at Jenny‘s sewing up some Project Project Runway designs when I noticed her ad hoc ironing board. She would set up a wooden tv table next to her chair, cover...
    Apr 16, 2012 25 Comments

  • Weekend Eye Candy

    Really, black will always be the new black… Turn those wooden blocks your kids no longer play with into a clever key holder like this one from Etsy shop Blue Bird Heaven. This felt flower by H...
    Apr 14, 2012 No Comments

  • Project – Pick Me Up Basket

    I put together a package of goodies to bolster a friend up. The basket is cheerful and bright. Mine is specifically because my friend lost her job (grrr). But  it could easily translate to be used f...
    Apr 13, 2012 3 Comments

  • Project – Mixed Media Bracelet

    I’ve been very attracted to all the mixed media bracelets I’ve been seeing lately. There is something I like about the hard metal mixed with soft yarns, threads and strings. It feels like ...
    Apr 12, 2012 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft Challenge #7 Round Up

    Spring is in the air making everything feel fresh and new, in honor of that the Iron Crafters were asked to freshen up their spaces this week. (click any picture to see it bigger and read more.) ...
    Apr 11, 2012 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #8 – Love Your Mother…Earth

    Since Earth Day is on April 22nd and hits in the middle of this challenge cycle we thought is was a good time for Iron Craft to go a little green. For this challenge we would like you to turn somethin...
    Apr 11, 2012 2 Comments