Get Your Ugly Sweater On

DIY Ugly sweater

This is a sponsored post for Tulip Brand by I Love to Create It’s the most wonderful time, of the year… I secretly love the ugly < rel=”nofollow” href=”” target=”_blank”>Christmas sweater party trend. It’s fun and creative and creates laughs so what could be better?? I made my first ugly sweater this year already. Did I

Turkey Crock Pot Recipes


If you cook for Thanksgiving you’re probably on the hunt for fantastic recipes and tips for making prep work simpler. If you’re not serving a large crowd this may be the best way to take some of the work out of Thanksgiving. Use your crock pot (slow cooker)! I’ve seen a lot of posts lately

Ridiculously Cute Crochet Hat Patterns for Girls


Do you crochet?? It’s time to learn! Here are 12 ridiculously cute crochet hat patterns for girls. I don’t know which is my favorite. It’s so hard to choose! The link to find the pattern is under each individual photo below. Happy hooking! 12 ridiculously cute crochet hat patterns for girls: Pattern by Heidi May

Gifts for Minecraft Fanatics

Gifts for Minecraft fanatics!

Do you know a Minecraft fanatic?? I’m sure you do. I’ve found 28 great gifts you can make or buy that they’ll love! These gifts for minecraft lovers are perfect for young and old!  DIY gifts for minecraft fanatics: Steve Crochet Pattern: Aridaya Toys on Craftsy Alex Crochet Pattern: Aridaya Toys on Craftsy Steve head and

More great DIY gift wrap ideas

12 more creative DIY gift wrap ideas - sewing & paper craft

Wrapping a gift creatively is so much fun I’ve found 12 more DIY gift wrap ideas for you! From paper crafting to sewing there is something that you’ll love! 12 DIY gift wrap ideas Chalkboard labels: Damask Love Necktie Bow: Good Housekeeping Drawstring gift pouch: Heidi in Lederhosen Stenciled wrapping paper: Yummy Mummy Club Chalkboard packaging: Home to Roost Button

How to Make Gift Wrap and Bags


The holidays and gift giving season are upon us! You may not be able to give everyone a homemade gift but you can put every gift in homemade wrapping! This little project will make anyone receiving the gift feel just a little extra special knowing the effort you put into it. I’ve found lots of

11 Pajama Patterns To Sew

11 great pajama patterns to sew!

Who doesn’t love special Christmas pajamas? Break out the sewing machine because it’s time to start sewing some Christmas pajamas!! Here are 11 different patterns that will make perfect Christmas morning wear. These patterns span the size range of newborn to 12 years. Each pattern has a different size chart so be sure to check!

Giveaway Winners!


Did you enter any of the giveaways I announced Saturday?? The $100 giveaway already has a winner!  Congratulations to Kristy! Check your email to see if it was you! There’s still a giveaway active! The sewing machine giveaway is open all month so make sure you enter. New entry options available every day! If you

Felt Advent Calendar Tutorial


Today I’m over at Skip to My Lou as part of the Bake Craft Sew & Crochet Along. I am sharing a felt advent calendar that is perfect for the holidays. Keep it for yourself or make it as a gift! In fact, you won’t want to miss all the handmade gift ideas! I have

Win $100 Paypal Cash

Win $100 Paypal cash! Simple entry.

The holidays and expectations of gift giving, making and parties to attend have you anxious? I’m giving away $100 Paypal cash (that’s right, from my account into yours) to one lucky winner!  Enter to win using this Rafflecopter! a Rafflecopter giveaway

Last Minute Costumes for the Social Media Lover!


Still no costume ideas?? Never fear. Just go as your favorite social media or app! Costume by Parties for Pennies Costume posted by Pinterest Costume by Miss Kris Costume by inkhappi Costume via PetaPixel Image via Redditor narkeeso   A photo posted by Laura Bauman (@gymnastlaura) on Feb 2, 2013 at 12:44pm PST The classic Jim costume.

Tunisian Crochet Projects


Have you been introduced to Tunisian crochet?? It’s amazing!! I simply love the look of these! I’ve found a bunch of tutorials and instructions for you to learn. I can’t wait to try some of these. Tunisian crochet basics Tutorial by Purl Bee Simple Tunisian Crochet video for beginners Video by Happy Berry Simple and gorgeous