I must admit, I am loving all the enamel pin flair that seems to be adorning everyone’s jackets and bags recently. I have seen so many cute designs out there! But, while I love them for their looks, I am not really a flair sporting kinda gal. So I decided to turn these cute enamel […]
Craft Basics: Ideas and Inspiration
Looking for craft ideas and inspiration? You’ve come to the right place. Browse all our projects below for craft basics inspiration for all levels of crafting. Click on any project image below for detailed instructions and tips.
As the school year comes to a close, I have been looking for fun handmade teacher gift ideas. This year, one of my children has a young, hip first-year teacher, so I wanted to create something special for her that would fit her personal style. I came up with this colorful wood block perpetual DIY […]
We have some absolutely amazing teachers in my kids’ lives so it should come at no surprise that we go all out for Teacher Appreciation Week! The school my kids attend usually has different themes for each day of the week but we like to round off the entire week with a larger gift that […]
Have you heard about The Kindness Rocks Project (learn more about it here)? It’s a wonderful movement that encourages people to decorate rocks with inspirational messages and leave them in random public places for people to find. What a lovely idea, right? We had a great time getting a few kids together a couple weeks ago to make […]
Today I have a fun craft idea that would make a perfect Mother’s Day gift. I created a cute planter box featuring a picket fence design and two tin pails. I prefer making handmade gifts for my mom for Mother’s Day because she can just buy what she wants for herself, so giving handmade means that […]
Make a Mother’s Day handprint flowers pillow for the mom on your gift giving list. This easy DIY project is perfect to capture those little handprints for years to come. This is also a great way to display the art that your kids make around your home. Grab those little hands and get started on […]