Crafty Mom category

  • My Little Mermaid

    We love a good movie night at home and are big fans of all the Disney princesses and heroines (especially the dresses!).  (I’ve even made my own version from towels.) We love the music an...
    Sep 03, 2013 91 Comments

  • A Girl’s Bedroom

    I have been looking at ideas for a girl’s bedroom. I am thinking white. I would like “sweet” and “old fashion”. This picture is all styled and brought to us by Pottery B...
    Aug 26, 2013 No Comments

  • Fixing Pooh Bear

    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

  • Project: Princess Towel Dress

    I had pinned the inspiration for this dress ages ago and I finally made one. It’s a swimming cover up. A non-glitzy play on the traditional dress. I love the fact that all of our versions of th...
    Jul 09, 2013 No Comments

  • Treasure Map

    Jo-Ann asked me if I wanted to make something from their Cape Discovery Summer Catalog. Well, it did not take long to say yes. We set out to make a treasure map. Ours is not imaginary, we made a REAL...
    Jun 27, 2013 No Comments

  • Banana “Ice Cream”

    I scream, you scream, we all scream. I have seen this on the web and finally i decided to “give it a go” as the English say. Banana “Ice Cream” 3-4 bananas (1.5 banana per se...
    Jun 24, 2013 3 Comments

  • “I’m Melting!”

    I have been so inspired by whats been done with Perler Beads. Like, this Tardis (from Dr. Who). Man is that spectacular. (You can find the pattern here. Thanks Kyoti) I finally picked up the most bas...
    May 23, 2013 3 Comments

  • DIY Inspiration: Puppet Theaters

    I am brewing ideas for a puppet theater for in the house. This one comes from Land Of Nod And this one, which has two levels, is on Etsy This fun polka dot number is by Melanie, at the Crafty Cupbo...
    May 13, 2013 1 Comment

  • Felted Bag Success!

    I recently hosted knitting lessons. Lesson 1 is here Lesson 2 is here Lesson 3 is here and finally lesson 4 here. Some of the ladies finished their bags, felted them and brought them in. They turned o...
    May 10, 2013 3 Comments

  • Preschool Project: Shaving Cream Pictures

    I found this idea posted on Pinterest and followed the link to Getting Messy with Ms. Jessie. Then I tried it with my favorite Tuesday kids. Here is how it goes: Supplies: trays shaving cream (in a ...
    May 01, 2013 1 Comment