Clay Pot Wind Chimes

Creating with clay pots is one of my favourite crafts. There are so many different projects to create with them. I haven’t made clay pot wind chimes in quite a few years, so I decided it was time to make a new one for inside by my kitchen window since I am not allowed to put anything that makes a noise on the balcony. Making wind chimes from clay pots is a pretty easy and fun project. You can decorate using a theme or just by keeping it simple with paint. Clay … Continue reading

Halloween Web Wreath

Web Wreath

This Halloween I decided to go with a spider theme, not sure why, since I don’t like spiders. When there are spiders, there are usually webs. Deciding to make a web wreath to go with the spiders created last week, was the perfect choice. I have a bin full of yarn and a cupboard full of supplies that I want to use up before replenishing my supplies. I have decided to begin some weekly projects, to do just that, starting with the yarn. Oh and I volunteered my husband to … Continue reading

Yarn Halloween Spiders – Party Decorations

Halloween Spiders

I love to decorate for the every holiday. Halloween is coming up so I am creating some home and party decorations. They will be hung around our apartment up until Halloween. I have a bin full of yarn that I would like to use up so I can buy some fresh colours. I will be making Halloween spiders, I don;t know why I choose them since they freak me out. Halloween Spiders Supplies Needed: styrofoam balls – the size of your choice black or purple yarn 4 black or purple pipe … Continue reading

Toilet Paper Roll Monsters – Halloween Craft for Kids

I always have toilet paper rolls stored in the craft cupboard. When it comes to seasonal and easy crafts for kids, these work great. Halloween is just around the corner so I decided to make toilet paper roll monsters with my daughter. She has been home sick for  days, so this was the perfect opportunity. Toilet Paper Roll Monsters Materials needed: toilet paper rolls yarn googly eyes coloured paper glue feathers (optional) How to Assemble: Cover the toilet paper roll in glue and begin wrapping yarn around the roll, holding … Continue reading

Barefoot Sandals – DIY Beading Project

Barefoot Sandals

I am not a shoe person, I prefer bare feet. The only time I really wear shoes is when I have to go out. Now  that summer is here, it gives me the perfect opportunity to wear my barefoot sandals. I couldn’t wait to get out to a pool or beach to try them out. I recently started making bracelets with beads I was given as a gift. Years ago I had an anklet, it was similar to the Barefoot sandals but I only had one. So I created my own, … Continue reading

Fairy Garden in a Dresser Drawer

I have wanted to create a Fairy garden for some time now. They look so pretty and fun. I looked at pictures and prices and decided that I would create my own, one that is unique to me and not one everyone has already. I began searching Pinterest for ideas and finally decided on my Fairy garden. I did it all on a budget with items from the dollar store or from my craft cupboard. Fairy Garden Materials Popsicle Sticks  (3 pkg of 100) glue paint/brushes accessories of your choice … Continue reading