Archive | January, 2012

Toolbox Tuesday: Fabri-Tac

In my last post Valentine’s Pillows I listed Fabri-Tac from Beacon Adhesives as an option for those who don’t sew. I thought I’d take a little time today to introduce you to Fabri-Tac. I use it quite often and I think that once you see how easy it is to use that you’ll love it too!   […]

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Valentine’s Day Home Decor Toss Pillows – Large Square Bandanna

  If you are looking for a quick and easy way to add a little touch of Valentine’s Day goodness to your home… I’ve got a couple of  projects for you this week. I created these pillows last year for the Crafts Unleashed blog. It would be perfect for a teen to make, a dorm […]

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Lacy Chocolate Heart Garnish for Valentine’s Day

    What a perfect way to garnish your gourmet Valentine’s Day dessert! These little lacy hearts are super easy to make and will put the perfect finishing touch on just about any dessert… if you can keep yourself from eating all of them before dessert time!     First, trace out hearts on a […]

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How to Make Easy Valentine’s Day Cards

    I’ve been working HARD on projects to get ready for Winter CHA (Craft and Hobby Association) Trade Show in Anaheim. I leave before daylight in the morning & I’m taking part in several fun events, classes & parties so I’ve been wicked busy preparing. The above Valentine’s Day card is the only one […]

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No Sew Felt Valentine’s Day Ornaments

  There is something about red and white felt that just screams Valentine’s Day to me. I think it’s second to red, pink and white construction paper! Don’t you think so?   Just add a little dimension with stuffing and Tulip 3D Fashion Paint and you have sweet, puffy Valentine’s for all of your friends! […]

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Jewelry Making: Blue Bird Necklace and Earrings

  This is about the time of year when the lack of sunshine here in NE Ohio starts to get to me. I start dreaming of blue skies and sunny days… but if I can’t have happy, sunny day’s, I’ll take a happy, sunny necklace… until the weather turns anyway. :)   This is a […]

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Toolbox Tuesday: Flip-Pal™ Mobile Scanner and a Generations Photo Album

  Back in November I created this Generations album for Crafts Unleashed. You can get the supply list and instructions here; Generations Family Album. I was inspired by a box of photos I’d been given this summer from my father’s side of the family. I know who some of the people in the photos are… […]

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How to Make a Colorful Brooch with the Cuttlebug

[pinit]   This is a super quick and easy brooch I made using a thin copper sheet, my cuttle bug, sharpie markers and diamond glaze. First, cut out a square of copper sheeting and put it in a Cuttlebug embossing folder. Run it through a few times to make sure the impressions “take”. Next, cut […]

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