This jeweled fall crown is easy to make, and cost less than 10 dollars, too. I bought all the materials at my local Michaels, and it only took maybe 30 minutes to make. If you have a kid asking to be a fairy this Halloween, this would be the perfect crowning touch to the costume. You don't need to make it in fall colors, either. Imagine it with pearls and seashells for a mermaid costume! The
Turn fabric scraps into beautiful fabric ribbon to wrap the most beautiful gifts. I always buy too much fabric for any project, so I'm always looking for clever, easy ways to use it up. And I'm terrible at quilting, sadly. I also love creative gift wrapping projects, so making my own fabric ribbon was a natural project for me to try. I love being able to make fabric ribbon with my large stash
Turn a plain paper bag into a wolf themed gift bag with this tutorial and free printable wolf face (or wolf mask) templates. I cut the pieces of the wolf head shape out of felt, but you could easily use colored paper card stock instead. The free printable templates make it easy to make this charming wolf gift bag for any wolf lover you know, or as a favor bag for a wolf or Little Red Riding Hoo
Tutorials for making three types of easy felt flowers perfect for so many crafts. No sewing or special tools (like a cricut or other fancy cutting tool) required! Not even any patterns. I'm teaching you how to make these easy felt flowers completely freehand. All you need is a hot glue gun and a pair of scissors (and the felt, of course). Use the felt flowers to embellish a wreath, a beautifu
Turn a plain notebook into a fabulous and fun one with just a bit of that mesmerizing reversible sequin mermaid fabric. Flip the sequins back and forth with a brush of your finger and watch the color change. You'll love it, and so will anyone lucky enough to get this as a gift! Best of all? No sewing required. It starts with a plain notebook from the dollar store and is finished off with a h
Make durable faux wax seals for your envelopes and favors that won't crumble! They're made out of polymer clay like Sculpey or Fimo. Add them to invitations, envelopes, favors, and so much more. It only takes about 15 minutes (including baking time) to make up a bunch of these beautiful embellishments!
Make this flower garden themed gift basket for Mother's Day or Teacher Appreciation Week using just items from the dollar store. The Teacher appreciation Week version includes instructions on how to make easy origami flowers out of cash.
Planning a party with fiesta flair for Cinco de Mayo or Dia de los Muertes? These miniature tissue paper flowers look like the classic Mexican folk art tissue paper flowers and make the perfect party embellishments.
Make an incredibly easy, inexpensive tissue paper tassel garland by using one clever shortcut: make them out of colorful paper napkins! The paper napkins cost less than buying all that tissue paper, and they're already cut to the perfect sizes.
Make this charming Easter headband with felt, calico print floral fabric, a fabric covered headband, craft wire, and some artificial flowers. It's incredibly easy to make, and thanks to the wire, the ears are actually posable and full of personality!
I love beautiful gift wrapping! And I really love it when it gives you a little hint at what might be inside the package, like this boho style gift packaging. This package is wrapped in pretty wrapping paper, of course, but then accented with leather and lace instead of ribbon, and a gift topper made with feathers and silk flowers. A beautiful mix of materials.
Turn stationary products like pencils, pencil sharpeners, and stickers, into a cute flower shaped Valentine's Day gift. Only costs $0.55 cents each, too! What kid wouldn't love getting a pencil, pencil sharpener, and stickers for Valentine's day? I know I would have!
Turn a plain takeout container into a beautiful, gold-embellished container for those homemade Christmas cookies you give to neighbors. I was inspired by the beautiful gold foil designs on my Christmas cards this year.
Turn a brown paper lunch bag into a cute little gingerbread house. Perfect for giving delicious homemade gifts to friends, neighbors, teachers, and more. It just takes a few scrapbooking supplies (like an oval punch and some glue) to create this adorable Christmas package.
Tutorial for making a surprisingly easy stone facade for a gingerbread house out of royal icing. Perfect for a rustic, adorable gingerbread cottage like this one, made for a fabulous charity group called PANDA.