Papercrafting Your Summer Bucket List Memories

Paper Crafting Your Summer Bucket List

This post is brought to you from Martha Bonneau from MugsyBoo. Even though I have had a Pinterest board of summer bucket list ideas for the past few years, this is the first year that I have actually put a list of activities together for our family to try and complete this summer.  Initially the task of completing our bucket list seemed daunting, but I am happy to report we have crossed more than half the items off our list! As a papercrafter, I have been looking for ideas on how to … [Continue reading...]

15 Quick Sewing Projects Under 15 Minutes

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Let’s face it, sewists- you do not have all the time in the world. While we would love to sew for hours on end, life can get in the way. Luckily, you can use quick sewing projects to get your crafting fix in. These quick and easy sewing projects are an excellent way to take a break. Fast projects let you focus for a short amount of time on something besides your worries. These little projects are great stress-busters. If you are feeling overwhelmed or stressed, take a fifteen minute break. … [Continue reading...]

Ragtime Blues: 15 Rag Quilt Patterns

Ragtime Blues: 15 Rag Quilt Patterns

What is a rag quilt and how do you make one? Luckily this blog post will answer any and all of your questions. A rag quilt uses the quilt-as-you-go technique to create a square quilt with exposed seams. Rag quilting is much easier than traditional quilting because you fasten the backing, batting, and top fabric […]

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12 Fantastic Friendship Bracelets

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One of the best ways to accessorize for summer is to pretty up your arms with friendship bracelets!  Great for boys, girls, women, and men, friendship bracelets have made a comeback…and we’re so glad to see their return! Often made with embroidery floss, like this Ultimate Friendship Bracelet, friendship bracelets are fun and easy projects […]

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Announcing More Crochet Patterns: I Like Crochet

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Our friends at AllFreeCrochet have some exciting news to share with you all – the launch of a brand new digital magazine, I Like Crochet! I Like Crochet is a bimonthly subscription-based magazine that promises to give you the newest and best crochet patterns that you won’t find anywhere else. Each issue includes 25-30 projects […]

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Global Gala: 14 Around the World Crafts

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From the Winter Olympics to the FIFA World Cup, 2014 has been filled with opportunities to celebrate diversity and learn about other cultures. Learning about different countries and their unique customs is a great way to grow a better understanding of those around us. Of course, nothing beats traveling the globe and experiencing these cultures […]

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The Ultimate Wedding Guide Free eBook

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If you are in any way associated with a wedding in the next few years, you have found your new favorite book. From brides to guests, everyone will find the answers to their burning questions within the pages of The Ultimate Wedding Guide: Wedding Planning Timeline, Wedding Etiquette and Advice, Maid of Honor Duties, and […]

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Dog Days of Summer: Dog Themed Papercrafting Inspiration

Dog Days of Summer-Dog Themed Papercrafting Inspiration

This post is brought to you by Martha Bonneau from Panda Eight. July 3rd through August 11th brings us what is known as the “Dog Days of Summer”.  We see the warmest temperatures of the year as Sirius, the Dog Star, rises and sets with the sun each day. When you say “Dog Days of […]

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What You (Almost) Forgot to Bring: Sewing Purses, Organizers, and More for Travel

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Warning: This post contains incredibly helpful information and sewing tutorials. You were supposed to leave 12 minutes ago for the airport, but you know you’re forgetting something. Your keys? Chargers? ID? What is it?? There just isn’t time to think about it anymore. Boldly you yell at everyone to get in the car, scoop the […]

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Your DIY Jewelry Summer Bucket List

Your DIY Jewelry Summer Bucket List

Everyone should have a summer bucket list, so AllFreeJewelryMaking has put together a DIY jewelry bucket list for you to complete throughout the rest of your summer.  With this list of ten stunning summer jewelry crafts, you will not only learn what are hot pieces right now, but also how to craft the always popular […]

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