I woke up quite a bit before my alarm this morning and was feeling very energized despite the lack of fitness this weekend (talk about a huge slacker). Perhaps it was the abundance of people I got to see this weekend that made me feel super chipper. I had quite a lot of fun seeing … Continue reading DIY: Vinyl Mugs
I bought glass etching solution a while ago and haven't gotten a chance to use it. Well, let me rephrase that: I've been super lazy and haven't gotten around to it. Since getting the Cricut, I've found some ideas to use it! I was going to use it on a wine glass, but all are … Continue reading DIY: Glass Etching
Something I've learned while running an Etsy store is that your pictures tell the story. Your pictures need to accurately show the true nature of the items you sell. Mine? Were really not cutting it. So, I talked my sister, brother and his girlfriend into being my models for a day! And for some reason, … Continue reading Crafter, crocheter and now photographer?
I have begun to notice a trend based on certain TV shows I watch while I craft. Now, hear me out and answer me this: Do you find you do a certain type of craft as you watch a certain show or type of show? Or maybe you're a movie watcher, or listen to music, or … Continue reading My knitting frenzy
"'Twas the night before Christmas, And all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, Not even a mouse-" That's how the old song and dance goes, but is never quite truthful for the K household. Merry Almost Christmas! And if you are east of the Atlantic, MERRY CHRISTMAS DAY! Bruno, the pup, and I … Continue reading DIY Doggy Treats
Can you believe it's December already? It seems like the summer was just yesterday! I had intended to put up our new tree after our Thanksgiving feast, however, as you know I was down with the sickness. So we got to put it up yesterday! I have the scars to prove it! I only got … Continue reading Happy December!
Well hello sweetie, fancy meeting you here. Little different, eh? I've changed my name, after all, what do I blog about more than glitter? Well besides Doctor Who (in which this post will contain both!)... wibbly wobbly bloggy woggy. The layout is not agreeing with me, so that must remain the same... for now. I … Continue reading DIY: Glitter Ornaments – Mixing Glitter
Happy Halloween Wreath The other night at "Craft and Wine Night" we decided to make some holiday and autumn wreaths! Remember the "Mummy" wreath I made? This is what generated that idea! We even had some new additions to the craft and wine tradition. I decided to use NOODLES! Yes, as in POOL NOODLES! I … Continue reading More BOOtiful wreaths!
Remember once upon a time when we made those nifty little monogram pillows at Craft and Wine Night? Remember how incredibly lazy I was and how I didn't want to sew it so I just used "Heat and Bond"? And then when I made the chalkboard sign out of the cookie sheet with the matching … Continue reading DIY Bow Pillow: The Sewing Edition
Hello dears. I stayed home from work today due to teefer issues (CURSE YOU BRACES) and a pretty awesome headache in tow. I was sitting here watching "Doctor Who" on BBCA, when I saw something I started on ages ago and finally decided to pick up and finish today. I started making this, probably around … Continue reading DIY Magnetic Chalkboard Sign