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  • Iron Craft Challenge #51 Round Up

    As we near the end of Iron Craft 2011 we gave all the crafters a chance to revisit a previous challenge from the year. Seemed like a good challenge for this busy time of year. I went back to challeng...
    Dec 21, 2011 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #51 – Dressing Up The Candles

    This week for Iron Craft we were given a do-over, a chance to revisit any of the 50 challenges we’ve already had this year. I went all the way back to Challenge #1 – Lighting the Winter Gl...
    Dec 21, 2011 No Comments

  • Quilt of the Day: Star Trek Quilt

    Susi is off to the UK for the holidays, so I’m filling in for QOTD…. Ok, this quilt might not be to everyone’s tastes, but I’m sure any trekkie would find it amazing. For mysel...
    Dec 20, 2011 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft 2012

    Welcome to our 2012 craft challenge. Susi and I have had a lot of fun hosting Iron Craft in 2011. We may not have done all 52 challenges, but it really inspired us to craft more and try new things th...
    Dec 19, 2011 8 Comments

  • Weekend Eye Candy

    It looks like we are going to have a green Christmas here in Minneapolis, but we are still dreaming of snowy winter days. That has me thinking of making mittens…  I love the fabrics Trula Kids ...
    Dec 17, 2011 1 Comment

  • Project: Fabric Gift Wrap Bags

    For this week’s Iron Craft challenge, I made fabric gift wrapping. Here is how I did it: Supplies: Fabric (1 yard works well for 1 big and two smaller bags. But anything over 1/2 yard will wor...
    Dec 15, 2011 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #51 – Mulligan

    We have had so many challenges now and some of them have really stuck in my head. I had tons of ideas, but often when a challenge was posted life was crazy that week. I had the supplies and the ideas,...
    Dec 15, 2011 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #50 Round Up

    This week the Iron Crafters are wrapping things up with lots of homemade touches! Susi made some fun (and reusable) fabric gift bags. I made some super easy gnome ornaments to decorate gifts or the ...
    Dec 14, 2011 No Comments

  • IC challenge #50 – Environmental Wrapping

    Oh how I love wrapping paper. I love it all year round. But let’s face it, it is expensive, and so wasteful. The tree looks beautiful with all the packages around it, but the trash can FULL of wrapp...
    Dec 14, 2011 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #50 – Gnome Ornaments

    This week Iron Craft was all about wrapping gifts, ’tis the season right? I tend not to get very creative with my wrapping paper, I just buy the nicest I can find on sale after Christmas, but I ...
    Dec 14, 2011 6 Comments