Projects are coming together, I'm using these ornaments to decorate the book tree.
Crafts, Projects

Alternative Tree – A Book Tree

This will be the second post in the Christmas series and this one is much less traditional. We're going to be creating a "Christmas tree" from books. Being a collector of books I didn't have any issues finding enough for this project. The amount of books needed really depends on how tall you want the… Continue reading Alternative Tree – A Book Tree

Besides tons of glitter, here's what you'll need.
Crafts, Projects

DIY Christmas Ornaments

This is going to be the first of three Christmas projects. Now I feel like I should preface this with the fact that Christmas is not my favourite season, if you've followed some of my previous posts you'll know it's Halloween, but I thought I'd give this a try. Of the three projects this one… Continue reading DIY Christmas Ornaments

The treats are one of the best parts of Halloween.
Crafts, Food

A little Halloween Inspiration

Here is one last post to get you in the Halloween spirit. This year I’ve decorated just inside the front door and the yard. We’re all set to hand out some treats. I’ve also made some festive goodies to snack on. Get ready for the photo montage. I’d love to see your costumes and decorations.… Continue reading A little Halloween Inspiration

Love this fabric, you may recognize it from other tutorials such as the quilt blog.
Crafts, Sewing

Star Trek Halloween “Costume”

If you’ve been to the home page and read a little about me, you already know how much I love Halloween. However it isn’t for everyone, for example you may work somewhere where dressing up isn’t an option. Or even worse your company may allow it but your boss frowns upon it. This year I… Continue reading Star Trek Halloween “Costume”

This Unicorn is ready to be set on a frame and mounted on the wall.
Crafts

Blade Runner Inspired Unicorn Wall Mount

Up until about a year ago, I’d never seen Blade Runner. Once I had I didn’t know why it had taken me so long. It obviously made an impression since this week’s tutorial is Blade Runner inspired. The third bedroom in my house has been in a state of flux for the last year. When… Continue reading Blade Runner Inspired Unicorn Wall Mount

Here's the assorted fabric remnants I have left over from a previous project.
Crafts, Projects, Sewing

Curtains Using Fabric Remnants

This project was about necessity and recycling items I already had. A friend needed a pair of drapes. I had fabric left over from a previous project. Match made in heaven… After measuring the window in need of dressing it was apparent that my plan was going to have some hiccups. The window was 40… Continue reading Curtains Using Fabric Remnants