Organizing my craft closet.

Just a little bitty update on what I have been doing on my mini blogging break. I have a lot of you bloggers to catch up with later. January is always a month of looking around and telling ourselves it is time to start a fresh year and I don’t know about all of you…

Dollar day do over…Lil’ stool.

Anytime and every time I come across a stool I always stand there staring at it wondering and deciding if I have any room to take it home with me. I have a little bit of a problem with chairs, stools and yarns, wait, add fabrics to that too. These are the top items I…

12 days of Christmas crafts…day 12

Upcycled garden lights. Awww…so sad, last of the Christmas crafts. I can’t believe how fast it went by this year. Think it might be from watching that riveting impeachment all over the screens. Nah, just pulling your leg , that stuff is not only boring but incredibly heartbreaking to witness the divide it is causing…

 12 days of Christmas crafts…day 11

DIY Yarn ornaments If you are a regular follower of mine then you know about my obsession with yarns. I love the colors, and different textures they come in but I was never able to accomplish crocheting so I use yarn for other craft projects.   My aunts even tried teaching me how to crochet…

12 days of Christmas crafts…day 10.

Day 10-DIY-Tiny handmade ornaments It is so much fun giving and receiving little handmade ornaments.   Over the years we have made baby hand print ornaments. Tiny baskets with little embroidery thread balls and toothpicks with black beads as knitting needles.   Besides making our own we also buy from other artists out in the…

12 days of Christmas crafts…day 9.

Tea Cup snowman scene Christmas is getting so close, hope you all are out there having tons of fun. Have another up cycling project for you all and this one involves grandma’s old tea cups from long ago. You can usually find them just about any where. People aren’t buying china anymore, just isn’t that…

 12 days of Christmas crafts…day 8.

It wouldn’t be a 12 days of Christmas crafts if I didn’t have at least one nailed it moment for you all and this craft was it. But as always, I have moved on and learned from my mistakes. Next time I will try not to repeat any of these mistakes I am about to…

12 days of christmas crafts…day 7.

Fabric candy canes Sometimes I will display toys around with my Christmas decorations like this adorable little teddy I picked up one day. I found some peppermint colored fabric at the dollar store and thought it would be so cute to add fabric peppermint sticks with this little teddy. I used a ruler as a…

12 Days of Christmas crafts…day 6

DIY up cycled garden can We save a lot of are empty food cans for planting seeds before we transfer them to bigger pots. Sometimes I will also clean up my garden some and take tiny baby cacti and other succulent clippings to pass out to others. If you want to make your cans pretty…