Category: Tutorial

Hexnut Bracelet 0

Hexnut Bracelet

I have been wanting to make this for some time but couldn’t find brass hexnuts anywhere.  You could use twine or some other type of string but I used tshirt yarn.  Cut three pieces...

Winter top to summer coverup 0

Winter top to summer coverup

Of course I was so excited about this project I entirely forgot to take a before shot.  Basically this was a long sleeve hooded tshirt size 14 (my daughter is only a size 7...

Catch The Ball 0

Catch The Ball

This is just something simple I made to help my kids with their hand-eye coordination.  The bucket is a small red/white/blue bucket from Target in their dollar section and the ball on a string...

Short Sleeves to Tank Top 1

Short Sleeves to Tank Top

In the last year our two youngest children have grown significantly.  They had both always been the smallest in their classes and that is no longer the case.  Right now we are in a...

More Popsicle Stick Bracelets 2

More Popsicle Stick Bracelets

In a previous post here  I described how to make bracelets out of popsicle sticks.  In that post I allowed the kids to decorate their bracelets with markers etc… This time, I took over and decorated...

Tables or Bookshelf 0

Tables or Bookshelf

I saw this cute set of three tables at the thrift store.  I just had to have them. I don’t have any need whatsoever for these small tables – but I do need more...

How to… Fabric Covered Buttons 1

How to… Fabric Covered Buttons

In this tutorial the button blank is a flat back button due to the project I am working on.  For other projects I might choose to use a button with a shank on the...