Usher in the cool days of fall with a primitive pumpkin bed spring craft. Yes, I realize it is July, but as a crafter who sells her crafts, it is never too early to begin making seasonal items. Bed springs have always been a favorite “junk” find of mine. I have made a variety of […]
Cutter Quilt Tube Pumpkins As many of you know, I will make tube pumpkins out of pretty much anything. As I was going through some old cutter quilt scraps I realized some of the bits weren’t good enough for some of the stuff I do, but since I never throw anything away I thought I […]
Pumpkin Candle Holder Since my kids are older, I find that my holiday decorating has evolved from the plastic manufactured holiday decorations, to decorations that are mainly handmade and carry a theme with their color and presentation. There are no more plastic clings in the windows that have been stuck on with spit. I still […]
Pumpkin Applique Small crochet projects are a great way to keep your hands busy while watching television or attending your child’s sporting events. Crochet pumpkin appliques to embellish a variety of craft projects. These little gourds can be attached to barrettes, magnets and pins, as well as embellishments for clothing and purses. Abbreviations: Ch = […]
Wow! It’s been almost three weeks since I made a new post here! I do have a pretty good excuse though. I’ve been cleaning out my storage units to have a yard sale. We had the sale this weekend in 100+ heat. Enough said… Our leftovers are going to an auction in October and that […]
While cleaning out the garage I came across a couple of shovels that had broken or missing handles. Not one to toss out opportunity, I decided they would make adorable primitive pumpkin decorations for fall. With a little bit of paint and the addition of a ribbon bow, they were everything I had envisioned.
Halloween projects I have been working on. Wood Siding Pumpkin Wall Hanger This pumpkin was crafted from wood salvaged from an old house. Fall Pumpkin Using An Old Paperback There is a new purpose for everything. Burlap Wall Bag For Fall The appliques are silk leaves. Witch Boot Bowl Fillers Made from old wool suits. […]