Making new candles from worn-out candles is an easy upcycle activity that can save you money and help you prepare for an unexpected power outage. They even make great gifts! Here’s how I make new candles from old ones.
Not all of us our super crafty, I know I can’t do it all. But I love to give homemade gifts from the heart. So I have compiled a list of the best DIY Christmas Gifts Anyone Can Make; no excuses! 😉 DIY CHRISTMAS GIFTS ANYONE CAN MAKE Here are a few of my favorites, […]
Christmas is almost here! Are you ready? Did you get all your shopping done? Get all the goodies made? All the presents wrapped? Check out this round-up of Christmas posts to help you with your last minute Christmas Preparations!
Fabric wrapped gifts and parcels have been used around the world for centuries. Remember the hobo with the handkerchief on a stick to carry his worldly goods? The Japanese have mastered the art of folding fabric to make beautiful parcels and gift wraps. Think of it as origami with cloth instead of paper. Furoshiki is […]
My favorite kinds of candles are molded pillar candles. These are the beehive candles with the detailed bees on them, which you find at craft fairs and specialty candle places. These are the tall votive candles with the honeycomb texture. These are the roses, the light houses, the pinecones, and the pine trees. They can […]
This is an intermediate knitting pattern for those who can knit a basic scarf and are ready to try knitting in the round. It’s knit with 4 needles in one piece so there are no seams to sew when you are done. It knits quickly. Once you’ve made a few of these fingerless gloves you’ll […]