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Art Deco Bun Beanie – Free Pattern

Bun Beanies are my thing right now.  I love these cute fun hats that have taken the internet by storm this winter.  So I've been working out different patterns to share with you as well as bun beanies to post in my Etsy Shop.  Last week I shared the pattern for my Cable Look Bun Beanies. This week I'm sharing my Art Deco Bun Beanie! This bun beanie is really just an adaption of my cute Art Deco Hat I designed last winter.  Really you can take almost any hat and adapt the pattern to make a ...

Cable Look Bun Beanies – FREE Crochet Pattern

Bun Beanies have taken the internet by storm. They're popping up on Pinterest, Etsy, and Amazon in all styles and colors.  I've heard that it was THE gift for girls of all ages last Christmas. What you might ask are Bun Beanies, also known as Messy Bun Hats and Ponytail Hats?  They're fun crocheted or knitted hats with a hole on top so you can show off your messy bun or ponytail.  I think it's a great way to avoid hat hair this winter.  They're too cute too! So now that Christmas is ...

Valentine Heart Hot Pads – Free Pattern

Valentine's Day is in less than a month. Valentine's is such a fun holiday, specially for crafters!  I made up this super cute set of Valentine Heart Hot Pads to use in my kitchen this Valentine's Day.  They make great gifts too! This pattern is very easy, it's perfect for beginners!  It uses rows of alternating single crochet and double crochet stitches to get the textured look.  To make it heart shaped you just increase and decrease stitches at the appropriate rows. I used Lily's ...

Friends Subway Art Frame – Free Template

As many of you know by now I'm really into Subway Art.  I love this technique which is also called Typography.  It's basically taking words, any words, and arranging them in a pleasing way.  The words can be part of a theme, the words of a poem, the same word in different languages, pretty much anything you want.  It's super easy and super fun!  You can use this technique on just about anything from cards to serving ware, canvas, and even fabric.  It is very versatile! This month I ...

Mickey Mouse Bathroom Decor – Free Template

  My daughter and her husband recently purchased a new house.  Now they are very busy decorating each room.  One of the first rooms they did was Jett's, their almost 3 year old son, bathroom. Jaime, my daughter wanted to use a Mickey Mouse theme in his bathroom.  Jett of course is a big Mickey fan.  After surfing the web for Mickey Mouse Bathroom decor Jaime called me and asked me to make these really cute blocks she found online for $50. I wasn't sure how I would do it, but I ...

Mouse Ears Appliqued Dress & T-Shirts

I think everyone knows by know that's I've gone crazy with my Cricut Explore Air.  Ever since I figured out how to use it I've been making all sorts of things.  Lately I've branched into creating appliqués to stitch on to t-shirts and dresses for my toddler grandchildren.  Try as I might I couldn't persuade my 13 and 8 year old grandsons into cute appliquéd t-shirts. It was way to babyish for them!  But Jett loves his t-shirts emblazoned with his favorite cartoon characters and the twins ...

DIY Summer Subway Art Tray – Free Template

Summer is here and that means outdoor entertaining and backyard barbecues.  I made this pretty Summer Subway Art Tray for our barbecues. Trays always come in handy when you're entertaining outdoors.  And right now I'm totally in love with anything Subway Art.  It's easy and fun.  You can use words from a specific theme, poem, or quote.  It can be just about anything you want. For this Summer Subway Art Tray I used words  and images we associate with the season and painted them on a ...

Bowling Party & DIY Photo Frame Favors

It seems like we're constantly planning birthday parties in our family.  Last month was my grandson Devon's 8th. birthday.  He's at the age where he really likes to be involved with the planning. This year he choose his venue, his cake, and his menu.  His venue was the bowling alley in their Atlanta neighborhood, this made choosing a theme easy.  It only made sense that he had a Bowling Party! A Bowling Party is a great way to celebrate a birthday party.  It's super easy to plan, ...

DIY Gilded Photo Hangers

I think all Moms love family and baby photos.  I know I do!  I have family pictures hanging all over my house, in photo albums, on my laptop, smart phone, and tablet.  Who doesn't these days?  But I'm always looking for creative ways to display photos. Earlier this year I used an address plaque to make a decoupage photo hanger to display my grandkids' pictures.  I'm so happy with it I wanted to make one for each of my daughters and daughter-in-law, and Mother's Day is the perfect time ...

Spring Throw Pillows – Free Pattern

Last week I made a Spring Throw Blanket for my daughter Jaime's new house.  She lives in Colorado and can definitely use it.  I had found the yarn on sale at my local craft store and fell in love with the colors.  I just had to have them even though I had no idea what I would make with them.  Then after moving into her new home my daughter bought a new white leather couch and requested a blanket to go with it, the old one I had made her 3 years ago just wouldn't do.  It was the perfect ...