Miniatures have always been a craft supply that has eluded me. What to do with them? Minus stringing on a chain and wearing as jewelry, I’m stumped! When I stumbled upon Agnes at Knock Knocking, I was thrilled to see all sorts of miniatures mixed in with one of my very favorite craft elements, yarn! The combination is […]
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.
Trying to keep warm this winter, I decided to knit myself a cowl. A cowl, which is technically just a knitted tube, some how becomes a perfectly draped, luxurious, knit piece when you put it on. Another bonus of the cowl is it’s an easy knitting project, especially for beginner yarn and needle crafters like […]
We’ve been making these little tempting treats for our holiday parties for years now…but they don’t seem to have a name! Our family just calls them “those little chocolate nummies” and we all know exactly what they are- and what they are is GOOD! They are so easy to make and wonderful to package up […]
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 one of our favorite kids crafts- paper mache frames! These 5X7 inch frames come in a package of 8- how handy (!)- and are […]
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 […]
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, […]