Tag Archive: holiday

Jack-o-lantern Puzzle Blocks

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Reeves. All opinions are 100% mine. Have some kids with jack-o-lantern indecision? What about a jack-o-lantern you can change on a whim? Or with a turn of a block… I’ve teamed up with Reeves to bring you this cute, DIY jack-o-lantern puzzle that’s fun for small,…

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Free Project – Free Cross Stitch Pattern Happy Halloween

PATTERN DETAILS This pattern is an instant download PDF. PDF Included pattern in color symbols with floss legend. Stitches Required: Full cross stitch, back stitch Illustration by Jallom Design by Iris F Download Now

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Free project – Scrappy Turkey Applique

Free project – Scrappy Turkey Applique

PATTERN DETAILS Looking for a fun and easy way to create a one of a kind piece of clothing for your child to wear this Thanksgiving? Look no further! Our Scrappy Turkey can be created with little fabric, minimal sewing experience, and is as versatile as it is cute. You can go simple and let […]

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Free Project – Baby Witch Bib

Description Perfect for the Halloween season, this witch bib will look so cute on your little one. Download Now

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Crocheted Cat Mask: free pattern + tutorial

There are some kids who know what they want to be for Halloween in January, and some kids who hem and haw about it until the last minute. My kids fall squarely into that second category. While the jury’s still out on what kind of last minute costume prep I’ll be doing, I thought I’d…

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Free Project – Halloween Cake Pop Wrappers

Description Have the spookiest suckers in town! File makes 5 sucker wrappers. Images are from the Creepy Critters digital cartridge. Download Now

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How to Keep Kids From Being Scared on Halloween Night

How do you keep your kids from being scared on Halloween?Halloween can be a spooky night for little ones out trick-or-treating! When my oldest was little, I remember getting three houses down from ours and having to turn around, because she was so scared by the ghoulish costumes worn by the older kids. Honestly, it creepy even to ME and I knew it wasn’t real….

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Quilted Skull Pillow // Tutorial

Hi friends, I am sharing with you today a project I made wayyyy back in October of 2014 (please forgive any blurry photos). This is a fun quilted pillow project just in time for Halloween – The Quilted Skull Pillow. You […]

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Free Project – Cute Halloween Pumpkin Digital Stamp

Free Project – Cute Halloween Pumpkin Digital Stamp

WHAT YOU GET Digital Pattern (instant download) Free Pattern Updates PATTERN DETAILS This PNG digi stamp file is 6 in x 6 in at 300 dpi. It can be printed and colored with your favorite markers or paints. Also, the stamp can be used in many graphics software, including the new Rebelle digital painting software […]

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Free Project – Gift Basket

Description Gift your friend a delicious loaf of banana bread in this adorable gift basket. Download Now

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Free Project – Joyful Holiday Banner

Warm your front door up for the holidays Download Now

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Free Project – 3D Paper Star for Christmas Tree

Free Project – 3D Paper Star for Christmas Tree

PATTERN DETAILS I didn’t have a tree topper and was inspired after seeing how easy it was to make a 3D paper star on Kim’s blog, Craftaphile. I added a stem and it seemed like I planned how well it fit on that topmost tree tip. The actual size is about 7.5″ wide x 9.5″ […]

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Six Easy Steps to Refresh Your Houseplants for Summer

Summer is finally here! After a cold, loooong winter I am so ready to air out the house, dig in some dirt, and update the closet! Just as much as I’m ready to refresh for summer, after lying mostly dormant and dusty all winter, my indoor plants are ready to stretch their leaves and soak…

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Free Project – Red, White & Blue Floral Kissing Ball

Make a creative center piece Download Now

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Paper Palm Frond Party Decor + Free Cut Files

If there is a plant that makes me think of summer, it’s definitely the palm. Which makes it great party decor to help ring in summer! Today I’ve teamed up with Michaels to bring you three ways to add a little palm leaf pizazz to your summer party. Since, we literally don’t have palms growing on trees…

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Giant Paper Flowers + Free Silhouette Cut Files!

I am in love with the giant paper flower trend. It’s just so fun that you can create something so beautiful and larger than life from just…paper! I first saw Miranda and then Miranda and Dana share a tutorial for it and I knew I just had to try it, but with my Silhouette Cameo. So, I’ve…

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Crochet + Leather Bow Tie Tutorial

I love a good bow tie. Which is probably pretty obvious, considering I have no less than six posts related to them, not including this one. Ha! This one is my favorite one. I also have always loved this crocheted bow tie I made in the early days of this ole blog. Since it’s been about six years since I last shared it, I figured it was time for an updated

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Free project – BUNNY BABY HAT AND CAPE SET

Free project – BUNNY BABY HAT AND CAPE SET

Make this crochet bunny hat and wrap using my crochet pattern # 443-a by following the instructions that are provided in this PDF file using worsted weight yarn, worked 2 strands, and a size 9 mm crochet hook. This crochet pattern includes 3 sizes: Newborn to 3 Months, 3 to 6 Months and 6 to […]

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Easter 2017

I love the tradition of new clothes at Easter. We don’t always get around to it for all the kids, but I try to make sure each child gets at least something new, whether it be an accessory, or a new piece that fits in with what they already have. This year’s Easter outfits are kind of a mixed bag of new and old. Ready made and handmade. Crocheted and

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Carrot Boutonnieres

One of my favorite Easter details is carrots. Which is kind of a random detail if you think about it…but I’m not complaining because they are so cute. Actually, I think we should highlight fruits and vegetables in more of our holidays, other than Halloween. Who’s with me? Anyway…back to Easter carrots. Ever since I saw this adorable carrot boutonniere pretty much all over Pinterest I have wanted to recreate it.

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Free Project – Easter Hunt Bag Sewing Pattern

Free Project – Easter Hunt Bag Sewing Pattern

PATTERN DETAILS Claim your free sewing pattern by adding it to cart and checking out! It’s as Easy as that! Our patterns come in an easy to assemble digital pattern format which can be printed from any printer onto A4 OR Letter Size (US) sheets of plain paper, are taped together using sellotape, and is […]

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Free Project – Easter Hunt Bag Sewing Pattern

Free Project – Easter Hunt Bag Sewing Pattern

PATTERN DETAILS Claim your free sewing pattern by adding it to cart and checking out! It’s as Easy as that! Our patterns come in an easy to assemble digital pattern format which can be printed from any printer onto A4 OR Letter Size (US) sheets of plain paper, are taped together using sellotape, and is […]

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Free Sewing Pattern – Easter Bunny Clothing

Free Sewing Pattern – Easter Bunny Clothing

PATTERN DETAILS This is the tutorial for the Easter bunny clothing I promised a week or so ago. The outfits for this adorable pair are very easy to make. Both bunnies will fit perfectly inside the Easter Egg. I hope you use your imagination and the scraps of fabric that you have laying around. There […]

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Pipe Cleaner Bunny Easter Eggs

I’ve got Easter kid crafts on the brain! I shared bunny ears earlier this week and now these… Pipe Cleaner Bunny Easter Eggs! Aren’t they cute? It’s a unconventional twist on Easter egg decorating. See what I did there? 😉 All you need are some pipe cleaners and plastic Easter eggs. Using the vent holes at the top and bottom of the eggs, you can make all sorts of fun

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Sun Catcher Bunny Ears

What do you get when you mix two classic kid crafts for Easter? Sun catcher Bunny Ears! They’re cute paper bunny ears when you’re indoors, but step outside in the sun, and they become beautiful sun catchers too!  I’ve teamed up with Michaels today to help you and your kids get your make on this Easter, with a fun, easy kid craft! It uses all the usual suspects: tissue paper,

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Free Project – Easter Yard Signs

Description Help the kiddies find where the Easter bunny has been. Create these colorful and graphic yard signs to give hints as to where the eggs are! Download Now

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Free Sewing Pattern – Fabric Eggs

Free Sewing Pattern – Fabric Eggs

PATTERN DETAILS Whether you make 1 or 10 dozen, these easy to make fabric eggs are something to get eggcited about. Use them as a fun Easter project, as an alternative to chocolate eggs or as pet toys. Decorate each egg with your favorite trim for truly unique keepsakes. Great scrap buster project. Finished size […]

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Rainbow Birthday Party

When I sat down with my daughter to plan her 5th birthday party, I made the mistake of showing her Pinterest. After about 15 minutes, she wanted to do all the things and all the themes. Ha! So we took a step back and I got her to commit to one theme wh…

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No Mess Easter Basket Grass

Easter grass with no mess. Yes please! I’ve never been a fan of the stringy, messy variety of Easter basket grass, so I came up with a much prettier alternative. Not only does it look like real grass, but it will last pretty much forever. So, it’s cute and it causes less waste. All good things! MATERIALS Fake grass tile* Scissors Basket * I found mine in the seasonal floral section

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