This Giveaway is now closed. Welcome to our 12 Days of Christmas Countdown! Every day for the next 12 days, we’ll highlight a craft product we love- and you’ll have a chance to win! Here’s another basic supply in a crafter’s tool box- glue sticks from Darice! Great for any paper craft, gluesticks are […]
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.
When I first heard the term “alcohol inks,” several years ago, I couldn’t possibly imagine what use I would have for them. Alcohol? In an ink form? Isn’t alcohol for drinking? Or cleaning wounds? And then there were so many other terms that went along with them – ink applicators, blending solution, metallic mixatives…I admit, […]
We’re featuring yarn crafts this week to highlight the new line of yarns available at ConsumerCrafts.com You’ve probably heard me say over and over again, “Garlands are IN!” because, well, they are. I’ve seen versions of Pom Pom Garlands all over the web for a year now, and we’ve decided to whip up a version […]
Love yarn? Me too. And one of my favorite embellishments for yarn crafts is Pom- Poms! I remember making them as a little girl, using cardboard circles and wrapping and wrapping….and then get frustrated when the cardboard wore out. Thank heavens for the modern age and the Darice Easy Knitting Pom Pom Maker. No more […]
Editor’s Note: We are so excited that our sponsor ConsumerCrafts.com is now carrying a full line of yarns! To celebrate, we’re featuring yarn crafts all this week Sarah starts us off with some fun Halloween Crochet. Enjoy! I started crocheting at a really young age. I use to watch my mom crochet and I would […]
Here’s a lovely way to wrap up National Sewing Month with a “low-sew” tote that sports sweet fabric yo-yo’s in a ribbon pattern. And it’s easy-peasy, too! You’ll need: Scrap pink fabric- about 1/2 yard Clover Round Medium Yo-Yo Maker (Item CL8701) Needle and thread Scissors (Item 1201-07) White Canvas Tote (Item MR401B) Fabri-Tac Glue […]