Category Archives: Projects to try

QR Codes – A quick and easy way to link to a web posting

If you’re not familiar with QR Codes, pull up a chair, pour yourself a warm cider and follow along – you’ll be amazed and excited to get one of these onto your project! This is a QR Code.  It stands … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Quilt 2.0

If you recall my post about the t-shirt quilt, you know that I’ll try anything once.  In the case of the t-shirt quilt, I knew I would need to do this project twice.  The first was for our son, the … Continue reading

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Lemonade Stand Accessories

Well, you know me…  I love to take those resale shop finds and turn them into useful gems.  Here we go again! I found this yellow and white stripe bedskirt and fell in love with the fabric. Our daughter spends … Continue reading

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December Daily 2012

What a crazy month!  Looking back, I’m so glad I documented it.  After the month we had, we’re really looking forward to a great new year.  I hope your holidays were wonderful!

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Folded Book Tree

Oooh!  I was wandering around One of a Kind earlier this month and came across a jewelry vendor who had folded an old book into a diamond shape and it gave me the idea for this little gem. Here’s how … Continue reading

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December Daily Countdown: T Minus One

A couple months ago, a scrapbook friend of mine asked if I would like to be part of a project she was organizing.  Each participant was to create a handmade album with the theme of:  25 Days of December, aka “December … Continue reading

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Handkerchief Invitation Test

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Surprise in a can!

I’m always looking for a fun way to wrap a present.  Here’s what I’m up to lately: Take a can of vegetables or fruit or anything else with a pull-top lid.  Take the BOTTOM off of the can, wash it … Continue reading

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Altered Book #101

I found this little gem of a book at Half Price Books CHEAP!  I couldn’t resist the list of 101 Things Every Kid Should Do.  While paging through, I realized that we, as a family, had done most of the … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Quilts 101

I wanted to create something special for our son when he left grade school to start junior high.  I had been collecting his t-shirts from sports, camps, events and favorite teams for years.  It seemed a perfect time to put … Continue reading

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