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Gorgeous Paper Succulents

The super talented Jen from Craftic shows us how to create our own beautiful succulent plants with paper! They turn out perfect and the fact that they don't require any sun or water makes them even better! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHURLHeXEy0

Knit, Crochet And Quilt

Shawls and wraps are so nice to grab and throw on when I need to warm up or curl up on the couch with my favorite show or book. Modern Crocheted Shawls and Wraps has so many lovely examples of them, too. There's a wide range of styles, some more light and airy and...

Cloud Sketching

My daughter loves to doodle, which is great, although she generally draws the same things over and over. She loves to take photos, too, though lately, that's mostly been photos of clouds, which are lovely. She's really enjoying Cloud Sketching. The lavishly...

Coloring, Pastels & Crochet Books

This is a charming coloring book for any fan of Alice in Wonderland. The 30 or so pages each feature a charming design based more on the original, classic John Tenniel illustrations rather than the Disney version. They're fun to color, and I especially enjoy the...

About Sketching

Sketching seems to be the best way to capture a given moment. Capturing that sense of the ephemeral, visually, can not only be magical in itself, but can help convey that which otherwise remains ineffable, including through more carefully composed and executed images....

Hygge Knits

In Denmark, often covered by darkness, offering a little light and warmth goes a long way. These beautiful knitting patterns help exemplify that, bringing brightness and extra warmth -- literally and figuratively -- on a cold winter's night. The many little details,...

ScandiKitchen

In lands often covered by darkness, offering a little light and warmth -- literally and figuratively -- can go a long way toward making life worth living, and living well. The cozy togetherness they encourage and enjoy is called, "Hygge" (pronounced hue-guh). This...

Disney Classic Paint-by-Number

Ready to upgrade your coloring book game? This paint-by-numbers set is great for fans of the Disney classic films. It is a complete set with everything you need included, along with 5 heavy-posterboard-backed "canvases" for stills from Alice in Wonderland, Jungle...

Zootopia Crochet

This darling crochet set is great for medium to advanced crochet-ists, and perfect for those who are either big fans of Disney's Zootopia -- or have loved ones who are. The set includes instructions for 12 of the different animal characters, portrayed in cute style...

Springtime Flower Arrangement Tips

Just in time for Easter, get some tips on how to create beautiful Spring flower centerpieces and arrangements. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N6OUat8SsLM

Cupcake Wreath How To

Here's an excellent and creative way to use your leftover cupcake liners: Create a wreath! There's so many fun cupcake liners available, you could make one for every occasion and holiday. Cupcake Wreath How...

Make Your Own Dolls

The Girl Inspired shares a complete tutorial and patterns to make these adorable dolls yourself! I love how you can choose the hair, eye and skin colors and dresses.

Folded Book Art

I'm loving these amazingly creative, new-yet-retro inspired crafting ideas! Folded Book Art offers 35 design and decor projects which use (mostly old) books as the means. It would be great for book lovers' home decor, or for libraries or book stores. I could easily...

Easter Egg Art

This Easter Egg Art from the Julep blog uses scrap paper cut into horizontal strips and layered on top of each other to make a beautiful egg image. The white cardstock has a egg shape cut out of it to allow the paper strips to show through. What a lovely decoration...

Americana Coloring Books

My older relative loves classic American illustration. Lately, she's also taken to all-ages coloring books. So, The Saturday Evening Post Americana Coloring Book, based on covers from the Saturday Evening Post, will make the perfect gift, I'm sure. Each page offers a...

Gardening On A Shoestring

My parents gardened extensively, both decoratively and for fruits and vegetables, but I never had the time or money. I'm happy to find that I could find success gardening -- conveniently and inexpensively -- with very little prior knowledge. Gardening on a Shoestring...

DIY Tissue Paper Wreath

Learn how you can to make a lovely tissue paper wreath in any color with these few easy instructions. DIY Tissue Paper Wreath

Romeo And Juliet Paper Dolls

"For never was a story of more woe -- than this of Juliet and her Romeo." Such a lovely story, with such lovely paper dolls from Romeo and Juliet Paper Dolls! Beautiful period costumes, that can be used to reenact the beloved and tragic story. If you know a...