December 28th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
When I saw a tutorial for fabric-covered picture frames in the copy of Girls' Night In that my tween was flipping through, I snatched it out of her hands (don't worry--she's used it it!) and took it as my immediate excuse to stop cleaning the house and refinish a picture frame right that second
December 26th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You probably know by now that I LOVE Star Wars crafts, so a review of Star Wars Felt?
Kind of a no-brainer
December 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Here's what we particularly liked about this DIY ornament kit
December 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Knitters are always on the lookout for the next pattern
November 4th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
My kids and I are pretty into this craft book series from Quarto, the most recent of which (still in [&hellip
October 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Y'all know we LOVE our toilet paper tube crafts here at CAGW!
September 12th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Fun with Stitchables is for children, meant to teach them embroidery and allow them plenty of practice with the cardboard lacing cards.
August 22nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
If you know a kid who loves nature crafts, then it's worthwhile to provide that kid with a guidebook to the natural world, one that shows her the processes that form all the things that she enjoys creating with
August 12th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Got some egg cartons taking up ALL the space in your recycling bin
July 22nd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
This wire-wrapping tutorial is simple and beginner-friendly
June 20th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I believe that you can teach children about the environment while keeping it positive and even making it fun! This book can help
May 23rd, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Doll Shoe Lane wants to give one of you a free pair of 18" doll shoes!
April 6th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Gardening can actually be kind of expensive, considering that you're supposed to be saving money on grocery stores and florists by growing your own organic produce and flowers
March 21st, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Are there still sweatshops because the people who should be forcing companies to change are instead spending their time hitting the thrift stores, sewing their kids clothes using organic cotton, and buying boutique-style outfits off of etsy
March 11th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Sewing for big kids, however? It's a whole new pastime, and it isn't necessarily for the beginner, nor the faint of heart.
March 9th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
You know that kind of sewing machine that I'm talking about. Maybe it's got a ton of fancy stitch settings. Maybe you just press a button and boom, it hems your skirt. Maybe it does some cute embroidery while it's at it.
And yeah, maybe it costs a thousand bucks
February 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
When has being bad at something ever stopped me from doing that thing?
November 2nd, 2015 | by Julie Finn
This book is the reason why I FINALLY have a use for my license plate hoard collection
August 26th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Pro tip: There is more than one way to make a crayon candle. Here, I'll break down which method for making crayon candles works and which one doesn't
August 19th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Here is my personal evaluation of the electric tiller as compared to some of my other favorite garden-clearing methods. Is an electric tiller for you? Read on and see!
August 12th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Before you do pallet crafts, you often have to figure out how to take apart a pallet. If you're considering a demolition blade, here are the pros and cons
July 29th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
Why I use the HomeRight Finish Max Fine Finish Sprayer instead of canned spray paints, and so should you