DIY Crochet Cat Beds


Grab your crochet hook and make one of these snuggly homes for your little kitties. They’ll love hiding and sleeping in these! Crochet cat beds are a great project for Thursday nights while you’re watching TV. Which one of these is your favorite? 1. Crocheted cat pod Tutorial and free pattern from Eilen Tein. Photo by

Adorable Mittens to Knit


Grab your knitting needles because these mitten patterns are the cutest! I know anyone would love these! What makes winter more fun than a cute pair of hand knitted mittens?? 1. Hedgehog Mittens Pattern by Morehouse Designs 2. Mors du Cheval Mittens Free pattern by Lanja Sámsdóttir 3. Little Heart Mittens Pattern by Lynette Meek

DIY Monogram Doormat

DIY monogrammed doormat tutorial - video

A monogram doormat is the perfect housewarming gift! Or make one for yourself. Turn a plain doormat into something fun and unique. WhatsUpMoms has a great video tutorial for painting this quick DIY monogram doormat. Grab your supplies: plain doormat spray paint duct tape sponge paintbrush printed monogram on 8.5″x11″ paper Watch the instructions:

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Learn how to become the creative girl you want to be.

Do you love to craft/take photos/sew/get creative? Then listen up! Get ready to be CREATIVE.  The Ultimate Bundles team created The Ultimate DIY Bundle for you! The Ultimate DIY Bundle is your instant library of a whole range of carefully curated DIY ebooks, crafting ebooks, fine art ebooks, creative writing ebooks, photography ebooks, party planning ebooks, PDF sewing

10 Minute DIY Crafts


Love to craft but don’t have the time? Here are some simple 10 minute crafts you can finish by the end of the hour! Plus they don’t cost much to make! 1. DIY prism candle Grab some of those glass round flat elements, a mason jar and some E600 to make this eye catching prism

13 Emergency Kits

13 fantastic survival kits!

13 survival kits you must have! Whether for a new mom, teacher, earthquake, power outage or a worst case scenario you must have these survival kits! 1. Make a personalized first aid kit. Make your own first aid kit with a tackle box and supplies. Always have everything you need right at your fingertips.  Get

What are you waiting for?

 You’re here at Andrea’s Notebook because you love DOING things. You’re a maker. A creator. Or you really want to be. So what is stopping you from being creative? Here are the things I hear most frequently; “I don’t have time!” “Everything I do looks like my 5 year old made it.” “I’m too embarrassed

Simple DIY Valentine Shirts for the Whole Family

Adorable cross stitch heart shirt!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. Get out your t-shirts and start crafting. These DIY Valentine shirts are perfect for the whole family! Leave the ruffles behind and make something you can wear all year! 1. Hand sew a cross stitch heart sweater. This handmade cross stitch sweater is the cutest! So simple with