No Sew Tee to Tank

Last year we worked with Jen from Upcycled Education to post about the original tee to tank. The project is the perfect storm for crafting – it’s quick, uses materials most of us have on-hand, and it’s simple to get great results. We’ve gotten a lot of comments and questions, I thought I’d cover some of… 

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Crafty Goodies in the Mail

I got the coolest package yesterday from my friend Marta.  Remember when she guest posted here and showed us how she made this uber cool sign for her son’s room? Well, now I have some for my very own.  Well, for my kids.  But I own them and everything they own, so technically they’re mine.  Right? Times… 

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Plaid Product Review and Easiest Shirt Ever Tutorial

Amy of Mod Podge Rocks recently teamed with Plaid and asked if I’d like to review a product of my choice.  Before her email even made it all the way through cyberspace to my inbox, I was jumping up and down and squealing YES YES YES!!! Plaid has a ton of cool new products, so… 

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Because There Was Jealousy and Discontent… Sharp Scissors: A Tutorial

Our friend Kim just went to Holland to visit family. She’s the super-stylish mom of Eve. While there she not only collected craft intelligence for an upcoming Crafty Bits: Holland edition, she brought these back for us: I can’t get enough of them. They’re just so cooool. Problem is, all of the other hard-working not-as-pretty scissors… 

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I Don’t Like It Yet

Whenever I meet someone new, I often don’t like them. There are exceptions, of course, but in general, I don’t like new people. I have to get to know them first. It’s good that I finally know this about myself– that given some time and conversation it’s quite possible that I will really love someone…. 

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I Need a Word(le) With You

Looking through the OhDeeDoh section of my Google Reader, I saw Wordle on a wall. And if you are a someone special in my life, you can expect that I will be making one of these and framing it for you for your next birthday or the major holiday that’s between today and your next… 

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Sweet & Simple

Susan and I are both under the weather this week, so we apologize for the slow trickle of blog posts you’ll be seeing.  A rainy afternoon in with two sleeping toddlers and a sore throat made me search for a little project that would be easy and involve a lot of sitting on the couch…. 

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Activity Advent Calendar: You-Print-It

I have a really adorable, fun, amazing, ridiculous, energetic, you-get-the-point 3-year-old, K. This is the first year she’s really able to get an idea of what the holidays are all about. And while I love the fun of candies and little gifts in advent calendars, I feel like she’s a little over-candied and -gifted already,… 

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