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Archives for November 2014

Festive Coffee Gift Box


We have lovely neighbors, they made me dinner when I got home from the hospital with Mary, snowblowed our driveway (more than once) and perhaps most luckily think our slightly out of control animals are cute and charming (considering a few of our ducks spent the night in their almost-built house that’s a miracle). I wanted to put together a little gift to thank them but aside from them being the nicest people ever and that have a ton of grandchildren we don’t know very much about them.

Put together a simple holiday gift for the coffee lovers in your life [Read more…]

Prairie Point and Yo-yo Fabric Ornaments


This festive flower combines two ornaments I’ve made in the past; my Yo-yo Ornaments and my Prairie Point Ornaments (let’s all ignore the photos on that one ok?)

Turn scraps into pretty fabric ornaments combining prairie points, yo-yos and fancy buttons

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Peppermint Painted Milk Glass


I’ve got a serious collection of milk glass, most of it goes back to the wedding but some I’ve picked up here and there over the years. I’ve acquired quite a few duplicates and I wanted to fancy them up so I came up with a few ideas for decorative painted milk glass.

Fancy up some old milk glass for the holidays with simple glass paint [Read more…]

Felted Wool Christmas Trees


I love the look of felted wool appliques and decorations. Especially around the holidays, they lend a soft and buttery texture to the room.

Craft yourself a forest of felted wool Christmas trees using scraps of yarn and a sheet of wool craft felt [Read more…]

Birth Announcement Ornaments


This Birth Information Ornament will make a perfect holiday gift.

Decorate with memories by creating a special birth information ornament with your little ones details [Read more…]