• Antiqued Silver Eggs

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  • Iron Craft 2015

  • Pretty Paper Posies

  • State Fair Mittens ’15 – Planning

    The Minnesota State Fair is only four and a half months away, time for me to start designing my mittens for this year’s entry. As some of you may know, in 2012 I took second place, but have not ...
    Apr 02, 2015 5 Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #6 Round Up

    This time around we asked the Iron Crafters to make a project that was a treat just for themselves. Nothing like a little selfish crafting from time to time. Click on the name above any picture to rea...
    Apr 01, 2015 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challege 6 : Glass Pendant Necklace

    For this challenge we were supposed to make something that was a treat for ourselves. I think indulging in another piece of jewelry counts as a treat. This project was totally foreign to me, but I rea...
    Apr 01, 2015 1 Comment

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #7 – “D” is for

    Last year we did challenge around the letters “A”, “B” and “C”. Let’s continue making our way through the alphabet with the letter “D”. Make a pro...
    Apr 01, 2015 No Comments

  • Iron Craft ’15 Challenge #6 – Cashmere Slipper Socks

    For this Iron Craft challenge, we were told to take a lesson from Donna and Tom on Parks and Rec and “treat yo self.” This was the challenge to make something special just for me. I was go...
    Mar 31, 2015 7 Comments

  • Finish or Frog It: Three Button Sweater

    (Finish or Frog It is a series we are doing this year to address “stash” and “completion” issues in our homes. We invite you to join us. ) Here we are. I am tested just by look...
    Mar 30, 2015 3 Comments

  • Trouble with Crayons

    For Valentines day I wanted to make little crayon molds with Jambi for her classmates. I thought it would be a fun craft project to do together. This was also going to be a great recycling victory and...
    Mar 26, 2015 No Comments

  • Project: Simple Spring Wreath

    We may still have some snow on the ground here in Minnesota, but I am thinking and decorating for spring. It was time to take the winter wreath down from the door and replace it with something a littl...
    Mar 25, 2015 4 Comments

  • Faribault Woolen Mills and Planning for a New Bag

    A week ago the weather was beautiful, so my husband and I decided to take a drive. We ended up at a place I’ve been wanting to visit for awhile, the Faribault Woolen Mills. Faribault Mills have...
    Mar 24, 2015 No Comments

  • Inspiration File: My Pinterest Love Affair

    I am inspired visually. I still love to look at a magazine and daydream about how I am going to make this area or that area just perfect. So when Pinterest came out I grabbed a hold of it and never le...
    Mar 19, 2015 1 Comment