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[14 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Celtic Knot Art | 1,325 views]
Tutorial: Celtic Knot Art

The eye-catching, complex designs of Celtic knots are almost mesmerizing, but creating this knot art is a lot easier than you might think.

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[9 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 888 views]
Tutorial: St. Patrick’s Day Headband

Have you seen the long, skinny scarves that Dollar Tree had for St. Patrick’s Day the last couple of years?  I realized that they are absolutely perfect for making fabric flowers, which inspired me to make this fun headband!  If you can’t find these scarves (the best seasonal stuff usually sells out pretty quick), then you can also substitute any long, skinny strip of fabric.
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[8 Mar 2015 | One Comment | 736 views]
Tutorial: Button Shamrock Pin

Dig into your button jar and try this great stashbusting project; once you master the technique, you can also use it to make all kinds of other shapes as well!

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[3 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Mini Easter Wreath | 957 views]
Tutorial: Mini Easter Wreath

This would be cute on a dorm door, in a window, on an office bulletin board, or any other small space that could use some cheer!

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[15 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Make Simple Instagram Notecards | 240 views]
Make Simple Instagram Notecards

Heather recently had a chance to hang out with the folks from HP and see all of their latest photo printing technology, including an app that lets you send your Instagram photos right to your printer!  Pretty spiffy, eh?  She used her printed Instagram photos to make adorable note cards – this one has a Valentine theme, but you can change up the colors and …

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[12 Feb 2015 | One Comment | 706 views]
10 Washi Tape Crafts for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just two days away, but it’s not too late to get crafty! Grab your favorite washi tape and try some of these Valentine’s Day washi tape crafts!

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[8 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Make Inexpensive Valentine Gifts | 896 views]
Make Inexpensive Valentine Gifts

Need some inspiration for inexpensive yet very nice and thoughtful Valentine’s Day gifts?  Our pal Tanner from A Little Craft In Your Day demonstrates two fun ideas in this video!  First he makes a project that has been very popular in our DSC Facebook group, a gumball machine made out of a flower pot and a glass bowl, followed by a heart candy collage.  Watch the …

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[7 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Make a Dishwasher Safe Sparkly Heart Drinking Jar | 671 views]
Make a Dishwasher Safe Sparkly Heart Drinking Jar

There is no holiday more perfectly suited for glittery crafts than Valentine’s Day. Combine that with the mason jar trend and the durability needed to survive a family with kids and you end up with these sparkly heart mason jar mugs from Creative Green Living. Thanks to dishwasher safe Mod Podge, the mugs can even go in the dishwasher following a 28 curing period. [how …

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[3 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Make a Valentine Holder from a Trash Pail | 572 views]
Make a Valentine Holder from a Trash Pail

Valentine’s day is coming up soon, and if you’re like me you have to help your kids decorate boxes to collect Valentines in at school.  I never seem to have any shoe boxes around when I need them, so I’m always looking for alternatives.  Here’s a solution you may not have thought of:  use a dollar store trash bin!  I turned a green bin into …

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[2 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Easy Faux Chalk Valentine Treat Bags | 295 views]
Tutorial: Easy Faux Chalk Valentine Treat Bags

Need to make lots of cute Valentine treat bags? Then you are probably also looking for an idea that is quick and easy – and this project fits the bill!