Crafter's Corner

Be chic and practical with this Self-Closing Tote Bag Sewing Pattern.  With this great pattern, no worries about everything spilling out as the ingenious straps hold it closed. I love the clean lines of this tote bag. Added to 100+ Free Purse and Tote Sewing Patterns You might also like: …
Reduce waste and clean with green ingredients with Homemade Reusable Disinfecting Wipes. I love the convenience of the canister of wipes, but this recipe looks pretty simple and the fabric wipes can be washed and reused again and again. Great idea! Find more frugal cleaning ideas on Soap-Making Recipes You …
Make yourself a sturdy and pretty bag for the beach or the park with this Jute Star Stitch Tote Crochet Pattern. Working with jute might be a little tough, but it will give you a tote that stands up to the rough stuff. This star stitch would be pretty in …
Spring has sprung and I’m in love with all 50 Free Felt Flower Patterns! Scarves and hats can wait for another day – I’m making posies. Seriously, these are great take-along projects. I print the patterns and stash them with the felt in a tote bag. It lives by the …
Send a spectacular invitation with just a little effort with this Pop-Up House Party Invitation Printable. I just love it. The cute tabs have the word, “pull,” printed on them so your lucky guests will get the idea right away. Your party details are printed on the inside of the …
Celebrate a new baby with this Rainbow Baby Quilt Tutorial. The bright colors and pretty pattern will delight both mom and baby. This is an excellent tutorial for a beginner quilter – the blocks are simple straight stitching. The magic is cutting them after you sew them to create the …
Who knew that making DIY Vitamin C Serum could be so easy? It takes just two ingredients. I hope it works as well as the pricy ones in the store! Added to Soap-Making Recipes. You might also like: Homemade Reusable Disinfecting Wipes Homemade Citrus Body Butter Recipe Homemade Natural Bug …
Nothing says party like cake and candles. Now you can have both when you make DIY Funfetti Candles. Cake is such a comforting scent that I could burn this candle anytime.  Though, along with those colorful sprinkles, it might just make me hungry for cake… and frosting. Mmm… frosting…  Maybe …
We love sewing ourselves a new tote around here and this Braided Belt Messenger Bag Tutorial is very nice. I like the idea of repurposing an old belt for the strap. It adds a nice touch and there’s no pesky straps to turn! If you haven’t sewn many (or any) …
Crochet some cuteness with this Crochet Lamb Hat Pattern. Perfect for these chilly spring mornings we’ve been having this year. Even better, this free pattern comes in sizes from baby to adult. If you don’t know the bobble stitch or need a refresher, there’s a handy video tutorial. Find more …

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60 Minutes did a poll recently about the WORST decade for music, which decade do YOU think had the worst?
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