DIY Christmas Gifts: The Christmas Gift Guide

The Ultimate Gift Guide: 255 Homemade Christmas Gifts and Ideas

‘Tis the season for gift giving! Christmas shopping seems to start earlier and earlier every year with people trying to get the best deals. However, there is no need to compete with other holiday shoppers if you make your own homemade Christmas gifts. Don’t know where to get started? There is no need to fret […]

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How to Give the Perfect Present: Gifts by Personality

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Gift giving is an art, and when you’re good, you’re good. But if you’re not, we’re here with some marvelous suggestions that will get your wheels turning. Nothing means more than a well-chosen gift: a present that was clearly thought out. Consider your recipient’s personality to give a gift that she’ll love. These ideas work […]

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Gift Guide: 26 Quick Gift Ideas for Kids to Make

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Throughout this week, I embarked on a crafting adventure  that continued daily the instant I returned from work. It began as a mere idea on Monday, and by Friday it had transformed into the finished product. My friend is going to be a freshman at Western Illinois University, and I decided to make her a no-sew […]

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14 DIY Gift Ideas

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Save money this holiday season by making all your gifts by hand.  From lovely home accents to beautiful accessories, the projects in 14 Gift Ideas and DIY Home Decor are all great for the holiday gift-giving season. Girls of all ages are sure to love this Jingle All the Way Bracelet.  Adorned with the characters […]

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Mason Mania: 22 Mason Jar Crafts

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There’s something about those little, glass jars that sparks the crafting spirit in us all. The artsy world is at your fingertips when you hold a mason jar in your palm and begin to imagine what it can become. (Or perhaps you stare at those adorable containers and wonder how in the world people come […]

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Sports, Space, and Spooky Designs : 8 Super Quilting Patterns for Boys

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Boy, oh boy! While quilts full of appliqued butterflies and flowers have always been popular quilting designs, these pretty patterns do not exactly impress toddler boys. The editors at FaveQuilts know that picking an appropriate quilt pattern for your favorite little guy can be tricky. To help you choose the perfect kid’s quilt pattern for […]

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Trendy Quilted Gifts for Tech Geeks

Trendy Quilted Gifts for Geeks

Although there are quilt designs called Grandma’s Garden Flowers and Log Cabin Blocks, quilting is anything but outdated. Actually, I’ve found that quilting and technology go hand in hand. Not only is there a diverse collection of free quilt patterns and quilting tutorials on sites like FaveQuilts, there is also a growing interest in small […]

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In Case You Missed It: “11 Christmas Gift Ideas: Handmade Scarves, Hats and More”

I am a huge fan of festive attire at any time of year. During the summer, I create wearable crafts with more color than in fall or winter. Around Halloween, I bust out the orange and black and go a little heavier on the eye makeup. At Easter, it’s pastels at all times, and pretty […]

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Need a Quick Gift Idea? Make a Money Notebook

  This project is brought to you by Latrice Murphy from Any Occasion. As we head out of graduation season, I am excited to share with you what I created for my nephew. He’s getting ready to take on a big challenge called high school. To make it even tougher, he is on scholarship to […]

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Crafts for Kids: How to Say Happy Birthday

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As you get older, birthdays seem to get less and less exciting. So, in honor of my what-will-be-an-almost nonexistent birthday on Wednesday, I will reminisce on the days of yore when birthdays were thrilling. When you’re young, everyone’s birthday is exhilarating: your own, your Mom’s, your friends’, even a stranger’s. Let’s keep that spirit alive […]

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