Category Archives: DIY

Country Bunny Pattern and Tutorial

Spring is here and Easter is just around the corner. That gets me in the mood for Bunnies! Here is a simple Stuffed Bunny that you can make in a single morning (or afternoon of course). I’ve used leftover fabric, … Continue reading

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Rustic Reindeer Toy Tutorial

Christmas is almost here! I’ve made a cute little Reindeer Toy to share with you. What child wouldn’t be thrilled to find this on Christmas morning? Or maybe you just want to use it as a decoration to enjoy year … Continue reading

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DIY Christmas Ornament with Family Names

Here’s a quick and easy DIY Ornament idea. I have to admit I saw the basic idea on Pintrest back when my daughter was getting married. For that one they used the Wedding Invite to make a 1st Christmas Together … Continue reading

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The Bathroom is Complete!

The Guest Bath is finally complete. Well 99% anyway. I still need to pick up a hand towel ring and we decided on Gray towels rather that the old Brown one hanging there now. But other than that, it’s ready … Continue reading

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DIY Stamped Cards!

Yesterday I drove down to Tallahassee to join a couple of friends for the day. We thought it would be fun to get together and make some cards using our hostess’s  multitudes of stamps, die cut plates and scrap booking … Continue reading

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The Saga of the Remodeled Bathroom

I painted my guest bathroom a while back. I love the color, but that action started a chain of reactions that has become an ongoing project. The 1st thing that struck me was the counter top. It just didn’t look … Continue reading

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Pine Cone Fire Starters

Today I made some Fire Starters using Pine Cones that I picked up from my friend Lisa’s yard. My pine trees are all out where the goats can eat them before I can get around to picking them up! These … Continue reading

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DIY Lavender Eye Pillows

My neighbor had some fairly serious surgery on his neck and spine last week. He is currently recovering in a hospital near Atlanta. I want to do something nice for him when he comes home, but he’s not really a … Continue reading

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Feed Bag Tote

Today I watched a Free class on Craftsy. “Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote and Zipper Pouch by Kristin Link”. I really enjoyed it. The instructor was clear and easy to listen to. If you haven’t checked out what Craftsy has to … Continue reading

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How to Pre Mordant Wool for Dyeing

If you plan to play around with some natural dyes, you will need to know how to mordant your wool. Without proper mordanting, the color will not adhere to the fiber. There are several types of mordant, but the most … Continue reading

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