Fall Display Ladder Whew! Yawn! Wow! The last month has been exhausting with preparing for and having a yard sale, as well as preparing for and participating in two craft shows. The last craft show was this past weekend, but I am just now getting my act together. Well, sort of…I’ve been shaking off fatigue […]
I posted photos of my fabric pumpkins a couple of weeks ago. They sold really well at a craft show that I also mentioned in that post. I knew I would need to make more for a show I have this weekend. A friend (Thank you, Laurie!) suggested I use my stash of chenille bedspreads […]
And away we go! This week I’ve been working on things for my first craft show of the season. It’s at The Last Run Car Show in Arkansas City, Kansas this weekend. In previous posts I mentioned last weekend I had a yard sale. It was a great sale, but don’t let nobody tell you […]
As the weather gets cooler, I start bringing out the wool sweaters. Not just to wear, but also to craft with. When wool sweaters are washed, the knit stitches turn into a sturdy felt. I used this wool felt to create fall ornies to decorate a canning jar gift container. Give the gift jar to […]
Small crochet projects are a great way to keep your hands busy while watching television or attending your child’s sporting events. Crocheted Pumpkin Applique 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. You can […]
When decorating for fall I like decor that will work for both Halloween and Thanksgiving. Fall Pumpkin Table Runner This pumpkin table runner does just that. Made with colors and shapes of the season, this runner can be displayed from early October, and until the Christmas decorations are brought out after Thanksgiving.
Crafting With Cookies It’s the day before Thanksgiving and I’ve been busy baking pies. I also make Turkey Cookies for the kids (and adults) to munch on. The cookies are not my original idea. I have made them for years and can’t remember where I got the idea. My finished tray of Turkey Cookies. The […]