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Superhero Sewing by Lane Huerta

Superhero Sewing by Lane Huerta

When my children were younger, I loved making their Halloween costumes and a book like Superhero Sewing would have been perfect! I am far from an expert when it comes to sewing but I can handle a simple pattern. And, a homemade costume is so much better than a store-bought one. I received a book …

Faithful Papercrafting by Robin Pickins

Faithful Papercrafting by Robin Pickins

Faithful Papercrafting is the perfect book for anyone who likes to include inspirational messages with their packages or letters. I love sending cards for special occasions and sometimes, I want to add a little something extra to the card: a bookmark, a mini card or something little that can be framed. I received a book …

DIY Dollhouse by Alexia Henrion

DIY Dollhouse by Alexia Henrion

DIY Dollhouse: Build and Decorate a Toy House Using Everyday Materials is a great book for anyone who wants to decorate a dollhouse affordably. When I was little, I had a dollhouse but not a lot of furniture for it because it was hard to find. Like most children, I made do with what I …

Paper Cactus Crafts for Kids and Adults to Do

Paper Cactus Crafts for Kids and Adults to Do

Do you want to know why I love paper cactus crafts? I love them because I cannot manage to keep a real cactus alive. I do fine outside in my vegetable and herb garden, but most houseplants don’t last long. The kids tease me all the time that I killed the spider plant. I am …

20+ Simple Star Wars Crafts for Kids

20+ Simple Star Wars Crafts for Kids to Make and Enjoy

These simple Star Wars crafts for kids are just a few easy ways that you can enjoy May 4th. May the Fourth be With you! Did you know that May 4th is Star Wars Day and is observed by many fans of the movie? 2011 was the first organized celebration of the movie on this …

National Craft Month Books to Spark Creativity

If you need to give your creativity a push, these National Craft Month books are a great place to get started. The holidays left me a little bit frazzled so I used January and part of February to relax and slow down. Now that I’ve had a chance to relax, it’s time to get into …