DIY Anthropologie inspired felt bow garland

  A few weeks back, I found this Anthropologie felt bow garland and was instantly drawn to it.     The bright mix of colors was such an interesting and unexpected change from traditional holiday decorations.  Unfortunately, as you can see, they were already sold out.  So, of course, I had to make my own: It turned out to be… View Post

Free Printable- Handknit with Love gift tag

Since today ended up being a snow day, I decided to settle in and create a cute and customizable hand knit with love gift tag for my handmade gifts:   I printed the tags on brown craft scrapbook paper, but you can play around with using a colored paper that will compliment your knitted item. Here is an example of… View Post

DIY: Personalized Sharpie mug

So I’m sure by now you’ve seen the personalized Sharpie mugs all over Pinterest, and all the “sharpie-mug-fail/ too-good-to-be-true” pins and blog posts out there.  After doing a lot of reading, I just had to take a stab at the project, using all the helpful hints I found.  I came up with the idea to have a little checklist of… View Post

DIY- Knitted wine bottle scarf

It’s almost the holiday season!  If you’re like me, you always arrive at get-togethers with a bottle of wine for the host.  Why not dress up the bottle with a super fast (and cute!) handknit scarf?  It’s a great way to use up those tiny quantities of luxury stash yarn you’ve been saving, and putting little clothes on random objects… View Post

DIY: Mod Podge personalized wood letters

  For the longest time, I’ve admired the adorable wooden letters in the Pottery Barn Kids catalogue, but there were two major problems that kept me from buying them for my son’s room.  Number one: they are all either limited to pastel shades or overly embellished fonts.  Number two:  they are incredibly expensive. I decided to just make my own… View Post