Category Archives: crafts

list 26 | crafts

I’m completely smitten with Not Martha’s tiny gingerbread houses to perch on the rim of your cup.

Have you seen the free pattern gallery over at Wee Folk Art? You’ll find tutorials for crafting your own little gnomes and accessories. What delightful gifts these would make for the little people on my list.

Oh, and don’t miss Wild Olive’s embroidered Christmas cards. I’m tucking this away.

list 23 | crafts {the pumpkin edition}

Craft a pumpkin lace vase with this tutorial. {Maya*Made}

I loved Meg’s idea of cross stitching on a fake pumpkin…a fun alternative to carving. {Elsie Marley}

Sculpt and paint a miniature pumpkin patch {Sewn Natural}. These would make such a fun centerpiece.

list 19 | crafts

Make …

A Child’s backpack with this tutorial from Small Magazine.

Pretty Lights with these instructions from Kootoyoo.

A spider web tablecloth with This Vintage Chica.

list 15 | crafts

Sometimes the simplest toys really are best…fill your toy box or give as gifts.

Fabric Scrap Memory Game {via Inchmark Journal} – I have enough scraps lying around to make mountains of these.

How to Craft a Gnome {via Myrtle & Eunice} – so cute.

Milk Carton Boats {via Lilla A} – um…I want the mice too.

list 11 | crafts

Portable Art Studio {via Maya*Made} – This is such a wonderful recycling project. 

Drive and Draw {via The Activity Mom} – Put a new “spin” on drawing.

Tin Foil Noodles {via Elsie Marley} – Wrapping + threading = busy little hands

list 7 | crafts

Yo-Yo Ball {via Made by Joel} – I imagine that this would be good for hours of entertainment.

Leaf Mobile {via Shirley’s Preschool Crafts} – this is such a simple way to welcome in the Fall season.

Garland of Thanks {via Full Circle} – I know Thanksgiving is still weeks out but I’m tucking this one away.