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How To Make a Sailors’ Valentine

Written by on August 12, 2022 in Crafts, Tutorials with 7 Comments
How To Make a Sailors’ Valentine

A Bit of History of the Origin of the Sailors’ Valentine In olden days, Sailors’ Valentines were handmade gifts by sailors to be given to their wife or girlfriend.  How sad it must have been to be a sailor in the 19th century and to be away from your true love for months, possibly even […]

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Christmas Felt Kits

Written by on August 11, 2022 in Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Felt Kits & Crafts with 0 Comments
Christmas Felt Kits

Some of the most adorable Christmas Felt Kits available are right here on this page.  With these beautiful Christmas felt kits, you can create memorable decorations and gifts. You can give these Christmas felt kits to crafty friends, or you can make a lovely gift suitable for anyone.  Hand crafted gifts are by far the […]

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How to Make a Halloween Ghost with Fleece Tutorial

Written by on August 10, 2022 in Crafts, Decorations, Halloween Crafts, Tutorials with 0 Comments
How to Make a Halloween Ghost with Fleece Tutorial

Halloween Ghost Decoration Add a little fun to your Halloween table with this Halloween Ghost Decoration.  In this article, I share my step by step instructions to make your own ghost out of fleece.  He would be the perfect centerpiece for your party or just be a special friend to help you celebrate the holidays […]

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How to Make a Mad Hatter’s Hat

Written by on August 8, 2022 in Costumes, Crafts, Halloween Crafts, Tutorials with 3 Comments
How to Make a Mad Hatter’s Hat

Johnny Depp’s Mad Hatter’s Hat from “Alice in Wonderland” The Mad Hatter’s hat worn by Johnny Depp in Tim Burton’s new movie, Alice in Wonderland, is simply a glorious creation that we all can make and enjoy! In this article, I will be sharing my photos and step by step instructions to make your own […]

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Plastic Canvas Tutorial

Written by on August 7, 2022 in Crafts, Plastic Canvas, Tutorials with 2 Comments
Plastic Canvas Tutorial

Plastic Canvas is exactly what it sounds like.  The canvas you are stitching on is a plastic grid.  The stitch itself is a very easy needlepoint Continental Stitch, which is honestly just half of an cross stitch or half of an X. Worked on the plastic grid, the stitch looks like it is stitched over […]

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Felt Tree Skirt Kits

Felt Tree Skirt Kits

Felt Tree Skirt Kits Make Beautiful Christmas Decor A fabulous felt tree shirt is an element in the holiday decor that has a special place in just about any decorating style. These Felt Tree Skirt Kits come in a variety of styles, colors, designs, and level of involvement in the project.  You can have a […]

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Latch Hook Tree Skirt Kits

Written by on August 5, 2022 in Christmas Crafts, Crafts, Latch Hook with 1 Comment
Latch Hook Tree Skirt Kits

Latch Hook Tree Skirts can add a phenomenal accent to your holiday decorations, as well as give you the opportunity to give handmade gifts for the holidays if you so desire.  There are many Latch Hook Tree Skirt Kits ready for you to make, or you may prefer to create a unique tree shirt from […]

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How to Make Beaded Easter Eggs

How to Make Beaded Easter Eggs

Beaded Easter Eggs Everyone loves a decorated beaded Easter egg! Many years ago, I wanted to think of something different, something special for my children on Easter.  Since we always have the traditional Easter egg hunt, I decided to make a special Easter egg for each precious chick. I sat down with the plastic eggs […]

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Felt Stocking Kits

Felt Stocking Kits

Stockings are often the focal point in Christmas decor  With such a wide range of felt stocking kits available, you can select the perfect one for each family member.  They will no doubt become part of your family Christmas traditions and each one will truly be a treasured keepsake. When you are preparing for your […]

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How to Make a Christmas Sleigh Centerpiece

How to Make a Christmas Sleigh Centerpiece

An Original Centerpiece Everybody loves to have an original centerpiece!  Making this beautiful Christmas centerpiece is pretty easy when you couple your own personal selections with the basic idea taught in this article. In my original sleigh centerpiece, I used beaded fruit and greenery so I could use this centerpiece from Thanksgiving through Christmas.  After […]

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