craft interests: crochet, gifts, knitting, paper crafts, sewing

Member Since: 11/03/2012

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Little boxes full of goodies, boxes for the holidays...

I love beautiful holiday cards, the variety of themes and the lovely paper and printing. They are just the right size to make into little matchbox gift ornaments for a sweet treat waiting on the...

Peasant blouse or chemise from large tshirt

I needed a quick chemise for a Halloween costume and made this peasant blouse/chemise in under an hour. The local craft store has tshirts in all sizes, colors and for a reasonable price. I cut the...

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Re: Vote for the Winner of the 2014 Dare to Make it: Holiday Contest

Fun boxes

Re: Magazine Giveaway: Arm Knitting Special Issue

Arm knitting! Sounds just like the most fun. I would love to learn how.

Re: Peasant blouse or chemise from large tshirt

You can find the tutorial here.

It is easy and inexpensive since it is made from a large or XL or XXL t-shirt or even larger if necessary. And cool and comfortable.

Re: Don't Forget to Enter the 2014 Dare to Make it: Holiday Contest

I had no issues, used Chome and .jpgs. I am sorry so many others have. I love to see the submissions.

Re: Book Giveaway and Signing: "Scraps" by Vera Vandenbosch

Lovely book. I love old fabrics and lace. I have a rather large stash of bits and pieces and need some inspiration. This looks so fun. Making new things out of old or bits and pieces is good for us all.

Re: Book Giveaway: The Prayer Shawl Journal and Guidebook

We've been making prayer shawls for grieving or ill members of our congregation. And they have been greatly appreciated. A bit of inspiration and ideas to spur us on and delight our giftees would be nice.

Re: Book Giveaway: Kids' Crafternoon

What a great treat for a grandma. I love spending time with my grandkids and crafts. It really is just for me. I get to be a kid again.

Re: Projects I'm working on

I just picked up a box of vintage linens. Thanks for the ideas. Post a picture of you wearing the dress.