April 15th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Every year since she was four, my younger daughter designs an outfit, I create it from thrifted and discarded clothing and other fabrics, and then she models it on the runway at our town's annual Trashion/Refashion Show
March 25th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Don't be afraid to display your vintage photographs!
March 16th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I have an unwritten rule for my kids that whenever I mend something for them, I also add something new to make that thing a little cuter
March 15th, 2016 | by Bonnie Getchell
Decorate for spring with this cute spring-themed typographic art made out of buttons!
March 14th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Repairing clothes with embellishments on them sometimes requires a bit of finesse. Here are three methods to repair embellished clothing, so it looks good as new!
March 10th, 2016 | by Bonnie Getchell
Looking for a St. Patrick’s Day craft that isn't so shamrock-y? Try this recycled green St. Patrick's Day garland!
February 29th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Here's how to stencil a rug, so you can turn a thrift store find or old decor piece into something totally cute and new!
February 12th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
I can't wait to see what I'm going to accomplish in another four years!
February 11th, 2016 | by Becky Striepe
You might not think of sewing as a way to change the world, but when you use your skills to make cloth napkins, dish towels, and rags, your impact is huge
February 5th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Thigh rips in jeans are the nemesis of anyone who has thighs
January 27th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Vintage flour sacks are still fairly easy to obtain and not too spendy, but nevertheless quite lovely, and they make excellent crafting supplies
January 18th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Valentine's Day is a great time to indulge in some sweet nature crafts.
January 14th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Turn an old fitted sheet into cute, DIY Balloon curtains. No sewing required!
January 11th, 2016 | by Julie Finn
Gather up your gaudiest serving trays, and check out these makeover tutorials. Find something that you like, make it happen, and save an innocent serving tray from a future garage sale
December 31st, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
There's no shopping required to make this New Year's Eve party craft. You have everything you need right in your stash
December 24th, 2015 | by Guest Contributor
Now that holiday craziness is winding down, settle in and do a bit of crafting that's just for you. Here's how to make a blanket scarf. It's a quick, easy, and satisfying sewing project that even beginners can do!
December 18th, 2015 | by Julie Finn
So when I wanted to put a J.R.R. Tolkien quote on our wall of travel souvenirs, I didn't turn to perfectly-formed vinyl or contact paper letter cut-outs. Instead, I relied on pencil, paper, a Sharpie, and my favorite slate-grey color of paint.
December 17th, 2015 | by Becky Striepe
I love the look of a framed chalkboard, but those suckers are expensive! Here’s how to make a DIY framed chalkboard for under $25!
December 7th, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Don’t waste your money at big box furniture stores! This shabby chic shelf makeover will save you money and is a great way to repurpose shelves you already own (or find at thrift stores and garage sales)!
December 3rd, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
It's never too early to make some holiday crafts like this adorable scrabble ornament!
November 23rd, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Turn a boring serving tray new again with this easy DIY serving tray makeover!
November 12th, 2015 | by Bonnie Getchell
Hosting a dinner party? Wow your guests with burlap no-sew silverware holders!