How to Make Butterfly Bookmarks. Creative and inexpensive! Great group craft idea.

Burlap Butterfly Bookmarks

  Who knew that combining Burlap, Lace, and a little Craft Foam would create such a cute Butterfly Bookmark?!?  So simple and inexpensive to make too!  Perfect for a group craft, book club, or girl party.  The creativity is endless when you start with a blank White Bookmark Insert!!!  Choose colorful Butterfly Shapes, your favorite color of lace, a small piece of Burlap, and simply attach everything to the insert with Glue Dots!  This means there is no drying time for this craft.  As soon Read more [...]
DIY: Christmas Ornaments with Glass Balls, Sequins, and Jewels

DIY…Sparkling Christmas Ornaments

These Sequin and Jewel Glass Ornament Balls are super easy to make and a great way to add "Sparkle" to your Christmas Tree this season!  We have created several variations of this craft so that even kids can make them.  These Sparkle Ornaments would look good on any tree and are perfect to make as gifts!  Not to mention they are inexpensive (glass ornament balls, sequins, a few stick on jewels, & ribbon) is all you need!  These make the perfect gift for co-workers, teachers, or neighbors. Read more [...]
Acorn Necklaces for an easy Fall Craft you can wear!

Easy Acorn Necklaces

Inspired by our "Coffee Craft Foam" post, we created these adorable Acorn Necklaces in just a few simple steps.  Dye the foam acorns with coffee grounds, stitch embroidery floss around the craft foam, add a button, and a attach a jewelry bail to the back of the acorn.  Once they are all assembled no one would ever guess you made them from inexpensive craft foam!  These make a perfect weekend craft and great gifts too~ The secret to these adorable Acorn Necklaces is... coffee grounds!  If Read more [...]
Fill glass ornaments with popcorn kernels for Fall Decorations!

Popcorn Ornaments for Fall

These Popcorn Ornaments make a great Fall Decoration and Centerpiece!  Simply fill a clear vase with popcorn kernels, add a few small tree branches from your yard, and hang these adorable Glass Ball Ornaments filled with popcorn kernels.  Display on a table with a few mini pumpkins and it's the perfect Fall and Thanksgiving Day centerpiece! To make this inexpensive and unique Fall Centerpiece, start by picking up some yellow and white popcorn kernels on your next trip to the grocery store!  If Read more [...]
Coffee Crafts with Foam

Coffee and Craft Foam for Fall

Coffee and donuts for sure but what about Coffee and Craft Foam?!?  Bet you never thought of those two things together...  Perhaps this post was inspired by the fact that we are located across the parking lot from a coffee roaster and have to smell roasted coffee all day.  Hmmm...  Quite possible.   Well, no matter how we were inspired, this post is so creative and fun.  Oh, and we should mention that it is messy too!  Reminds us of making mud pies in the backyard when we were little.  Try Read more [...]
Easy Butterfly Necklaces...DIY!

DIY…Butterfly Necklaces

Inspired by a recent purchase of our adorable Small Butterfly Shapes, these necklaces are fun and easy to make!  Simply attach the small butterflies to 2" Foam Circles, add a mini button, embellish with polka dots, and string with Bakers Cotton.  If you haven't made any crafts with Baker's Cotton, let us just say this stuff is amazing!  It's inexpensive and makes a great addition to scrapbook pages, foam crafts, and of course, it's perfect for making necklaces!  These Butterfly Necklaces are Read more [...]
Bright Button Magnets

Easy Button Magnets

As sad as it is to say, summer is rapidly coming to an end.  Really hard to believe we are already in the month of August.  As stores begin to clearance all their summer items and replace them with aisles of school supplies it can only mean one thing.  It's time to start thinking about the kids going back to school!  Well, how about a few Button Magnets for those School Lockers???  All it takes is a few large buttons and magnets!  Adhesive craft magnets or ceramic magnets work well.  This Read more [...]