22 Beach Wedding Jewelry Ideas

22 Beach Wedding Jewelry Ideas

The summer season is fast approaching! Where do your thoughts go when you are day-dreaming about summer? Mine go straight to the beach. There a very few sights that are as breathtaking and calming as an ocean view.  With gorgeous scenery, light weight fabrics, tan skin, and sand between your feet, there is only one […]

Summer Preview: 57 Sizzling Summer Jewelry Projects

Summer Preview: 57 Sizzling Summer Jewelry Projects

Bright colors, beachy designs, light fabrics, the smell of sunscreen in the air—it’s almost that time of year! These are all essential elements of summer style, and the season will be here before we know it. As the weather warms up, you’ll need fun and exciting accessories to create a hot summer look. We’ve got […]

A Year of Quilts: Our Favorite Seasonal Free Quilt Patterns

FaveQuilts 2014 Calendar

According to our last site survey, a big number of our loyal FaveQuilts readers only want to spend a few weeks on their patterns. With the right quilt patterns, this could mean a new quilt for every month! Below, you’ll find some cute designs and projects ideas that will make each month special. January Treat […]

17 Summery Hemp Bracelet Patterns

Beginner's Wrap Bracelet

Are you addicted to DIY bracelets? When summer rolls around, do you immediately stock up on anklets? Bangles and thick woven bracelets aren’t ideal for hot summer weather, but you can still feed your bracelet hunger with 17 Easy, Breezy Hemp Bracelet Patterns from AllFreeJewelryMaking. Whether you’re a seasoned maker of hemp bracelets or a […]

The Nautical List: This Summer’s Best Nautical Crafts to Sew

Sailor Dress

With winter comes the Naughty and Nice Lists, and with summer comes The Nautical List. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, the waves are crashing, and it’s time for everyone to take to the seven seas. Okay, so maybe not everyone. But even if you won’t be boarding the S.S. Summer Sailor, you […]

Fun in the Sun! Summer Sewing Projects & Must Makes


Summer is almost here and with the arrival of the new season it’s time to prep for pool parties and beach days. Finally we can do away with the heavy winter coats and scarves and shift focus to bathing suits, beach totes and toys. Whether you’re looking to create summer sewing projects for the kids […]

In Case You Missed It: “6 Adorable Homemade Christmas Crafts for Summer” eBook


It’s been fall for exactly one week and I already miss summer. I don’t like the cold weather or the falling leaves. I don’t like warm drinks and heavy boots. I miss flip flops, pools and sunshine until eight o’clock at night. This is especially upsetting for me because I am the editor for AllFreeChristmasCrafts.com, […]

Summertime Aprons: DIY Apron Patterns for Women

Around holiday season, free apron patterns to sew are in high demand. If you’re spending hours in the kitchen baking endless amounts of Christmas cookies, you need the proper apron. But recently I realized the summertime is seriously neglected in terms of DIY apron sewing. Whether you’re slaving away in the kitchen baking refreshing treats […]

Must-Haves for the Beach: Cute Sewing Projects for Summer

With temperatures soaring this summer I’ll be spending every free moment cooling off by the water. Whether I’m heading off on a tropical vacation or just the neighborhood pool there are some essentials that I won’t leave home without. Of course there’s the obvious, I can’t live without sunscreen and a great beach read, but […]

This Week on Cool2Craft TV – Beach

Cool2Craft TV - Beach

This week, the Cool2Craft design team is sharing beach themed ideas! Watch your favorite crafters create super cool projects and join in the live on-line chat. Join EcoHeidi Borchers, Tiffany Windsor, Candace Jedrowicz, Linda Peterson and Savannah Starr for this week’s online episode. EcoHeidi Borchers is creating a Look of Embossing Fish Magnet, Candace Jedrowicz […]