Archive for the ‘General Projects’ Category

Tute Tuesday: Christmas Crack

Are you looking for a last minute gift that is both delicious and inexpensive? Why not make a batch of Mistress Jennie’s Christmas Crack. You can whip up this sweet treat in no time at all with simple ingredients you probably have on hand. One sleeve of crackers will make up enough for several gifts. […]

Meal Prep Monday: Black Eyed Pea and Squash Soup

Old man winter has decided to take up residence in my neck of the woods and boy is he hungry! To satisfy his craving and keep him warm I decided to treat him to a pot of Craftylittlmonkey’s Black Eyed Pea and Squash Soup. I can feel good making this dish when I use vegetables […]

Tute Tuesday: Paper Tree

Sometimes you need a little holiday decoration in your office. Calvinlover16 share their tutorial for a Paper Tree that will keep your desk festive and not take up a lot of room. Best of all…no pine needles to clean up! You can craft this tree with any color or pattern scrap book paper you wish. […]

Meal Prep Monday: Lazy Bread Pudding

Some times you want something sweet without all the work. Catwithseventoes share their recipe for Lazy Bread Pudding that will literally take a matter of minutes to make. You simply gather the ingredients and microwave. Easy peasy! This dish is a great breakfast or snack when you are on the run. You can also whip […]

Thankful DIY

It’s time to count our blessings. The holiday season is approaching, and soon it will be time to welcome family and friends to celebrate. Let’s decorate! In her post, appropriately titled “Fall Obsessed”, ysmeine included many projects perfect for fall and Thanksgiving, including this quick and easy cloche, made from a candlestick and stemless wine […]

Tute Tuesday: Fabric Covered Buttons

Does your wardrobe need a new look? You can create beautiful one of a kind fabric buttons without a kit using Viliku’s tutorial for Fabric Covered Buttons. You do not need a special instrument when making this accessory. It is scrapbusting at its best! You just need a small piece of fabric, a button, floss […]

Thankful

If you live here in the U.S., you’re probably making plans now to celebrate Thanksgiving. Whether you’re gathering with family or friends, it’s nice to take a day off and be thankful. Here are some fun ways to enjoy your day. Set a beautiful table. kittykill made lovely napkin holders/placecards from picture frames. There’s a […]

Meal Prep Monday: Let’s Talk Turkey

@Home This Weekend: School Spirit Wreath

This weekend, show your school spirit with a decorative wreath. Powerhouseofthecell wrapped a wreath form with school colors and added bright flowers. Go team!

Tute Tuesday: Map Paper Pinecones

Want to recycle an old map and create a holiday gift at the same time? Why not try out Phizzychick’s tutorial for a Map Paper Pinecone. These beautiful faux pinecones can be used as ornaments, part of a garland or placed in a lovely seasonal dish. They are perfect for both fall and winter decor. […]

Ode To Coffee

We sure do love our coffee, and boy, is there a lot of coffee related art posted on Craftster, so pour a cuppa and let’s take a look at some of that coffee art. Are you always in need of that morning pick up? Then you may agree with jaimeshive, who strongly declares “Death before decaf” […]

Meal Prep Monday: Chicken Pot Pie

There is no better comfort food than a Chicken Pot Pie. It may seem daunting to make this savory dish, but trust us, it’s not when you use Queenhobo’s easy recipe. Most people stress about the crust, but you don’t have to when you use canned biscuits instead of a traditional topping. The thick biscuit […]

@Home This Weekend: DIY Room Divider

This weekend, wow your friends with a gorgeous room divider made from everyday objects. pookiemccool made this pretty screen using a printer box, some old curtains, leftover furniture paint, and duct tape. This would be perfect for a shared bedroom!

Tute Tuesday: Snow Dyeing

Oh my goodness! Who invited the snow to our November celebrations? It seems as if everyone is bracing for an early arctic freeze. Don’t hate the snow, craft with it! Ptarmic wumpus share their tutorial for Snow Dyeing that is not only fun, but you can also create beautiful material for other projects. If you […]

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Brrr; winter is coming! Bundle up and keep warm with knit or crocheted accessories; here are some beautiful ways to keep that cold weather at bay. Mistress Jennie crocheted this lovely stained glass infinity scarf. Keep that neck warm! Why wear an ordinary hat when you can be foxy? When her daughter asked for a […]