How to Make a Gnome for Valentine’s Day
Gnomes are very popular right now and have been for a while. They are not just for your garden or Christmas. This tutorial is to help you make an easy gnome for Valentine’s Day.
You can decorate your gnome for any season or holiday. If you like to decorate for Valentine’s Day check out my tutorial for making a Valentine’s Day wreath.
These little guys make me smile every time I look at them. They are so cute. They are as wide as they are tall. I love them so much!
You can leave the hearts off of your gnome if you want to display it on a shelf year around. These little guys are very versatile. Let’s learn how to make a gnome!
LEARN HOW TO MAKE A FUN SNOWFLAKE ORNAMENT FROM CLOTHESPINS – GREAT FOR CHRISTMAS TREES, WINTER DECOR OR CRAFTING YOUR TIME AWAY! I TEACH YOU HOW TO MAKE THESE FUN SNOWFLAKE ORNAMENTS IN A FEW DIFFERENT STYLES IN THIS TUTORIAL.
Are you ready to learn how to make a Santa list ornament? It’s day 3 of the 7 Days til Christmas Series! If you missed day 2 of the series, you can find it here. Today’s ornament is for the little kiddos. It’s fun and easy. They will love helping you create their list for Santa!
I hope you enjoy making this crochet bear beanie ornament. This is a full tutorial. It’s easy enough to let your kiddos make some too. The ornaments are fun and easy to make with the whole family! The first ornament is a miniature teddy bear hat with a tiny crochet hook and ball of yarn.
15 Gift Ideas For Crocheters
Here are 15 gift ideas for the crocheter in your life. They are suitable for giving for anniversaries, birthdays, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, well you get it! If you are a crocheter, pass this along to all your loved ones.
Instant Pot Sides – Side Dishes to Make with an Instant Pot: Need to bring a side dish to a family gathering? With it getting so close to the holidays, why not be thinking about the delicious and easy side dishes that you can make with your Instant Pot.
Looking for the best gift ideas for girls for Christmas? These are a few of the toys that will be at the top of every little girl’s Christmas list this year. (more…)
Top Toy Picks for 8 to 10 Year Olds Boys
Are you in search of the perfect gift for an 8 to a 10-year-old boy? As trends change seemingly every two minutes, it can be difficult keeping up with what’s hot right now in the world of toys.
It’s even harder to narrow down when a boy knows what he wants. They have a tendency to want it all. (more…)
Don’t pay on upwards of $30 on the decorative lanterns that are so hot right now when you can pay less than $5 to make one of these Dollar Tree DIY Lanterns. These beautiful lanterns are easy to make. And to beat it all, they’re made from real woodblocks. No saw needed!
Imagine these cute little farm animal yo-yos cavorting across the front of your fridge! Your child can make a whole basket of them in one evening to give away to their friends, family or even give them to their teachers as a cute little handmade gift. These farm animal yo-yo crafts would be a great end of the school year craft for the class, a craft for Bible school or a boredom buster for the kiddos while on summer vacation.
How to Make Pom Poms
I am going to teach you how to make pom poms without any special tools. Nothing to buy here. There are many different ways to make a pom-pom. I usually use my hand or my fingers to make them. When I need a bigger pom-pom, like for my Cute Little Bunny Butt wreath accessories crochet pattern or for an order for my Etsy Shop, I use the method I will be showing you today in this step-by-step tutorial.
My two sons have two very different attitudes about Valentines Day. My oldest son, Jacob, has always been interested in girls. Seriously. He came home from the first day of Pre-K 4 and said he had a girlfriend. He has been girl crazy ever since. My youngest son, Jackson, on the other hand, is 11 and thinks girls still have cooties (YIPPEE!)
Jacob buys his own Valentines Day cards and gifts these days. So I have to come up with Valentine’s Day cards that Jackson will like. He says, “They have to be normal”. Jackson hasn’t liked any of the Valentines in the stores. So we headed to Pinterest for some ideas. I think these are normal and pretty clever for any boy or girl that likes Legos. Follow this tutorial if you are looking for Lego Valentines with free printables. (more…)
5 DIY Christmas Ornaments
Wow! This week is flying by! I can’t believe we are already on day 5 of the 7 Days til Christmas Series! If you missed day 4 of the series, you can find it here. Today, I wanted to share 5 DIY Christmas ornaments from fellow bloggers that I follow. I LOVE their ideas! Click on their links below for the full tutorials. Enjoy!
Let’s make a DIY glitter Christmas light ornament! Welcome to day 2 of the 7 Days til Christmas Series! If you missed the day 1 ornament, you can check that out here. My 9-year-old son loves to make these ornaments. He says he loves the instant gratification he gets when he makes them. They are so easy to make. They are very pretty and sparkly too! Get ready to add some extra bling to your tree!
Simple Glass Gem Magnets
THINGS YOU WILL NEED :
– 1″ Glass Gems
– Foam Wedge or Foam Brush
– Mod Podge
– Circle Punch or Silhouette Cameo 4
– Scrapbook Paper or Fabric
– E6000 Glue
I know it’s only July, BUT those of us that do the Fall and Winter craft shows know to be working on the things we want to sell way before the shows start. That’s why I am writing this post. I am bringing you 12 Christmas ornament ideas to make for craft shows. So I guess I just turned this into Christmas in July, huh? I have made and sold most of these at my craft shows. They have been really good sellers both at craft shows and online too.