Monday, February 7, 2011

Craft Closet - My New Craft Blog

I have started a new blog for my crafts.  Please head on over and visit me at the Craft Closet!  I hope to see you there.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Valentine's Day Wreath

My daughter and I crafted this wreath for my favorite holiday...We repurposed our IKEA heart ornament to ZJOOSH it up a bit.

A Crafty Soiree
BCD 125

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Craft Room Makeover x2!

My family has moved several times over the last few years.  Our most recent move is hopefully going to be more permanent.  Each time we moved I carved out a little nook for my crafts.  The first nook was a large walk-in closet.    I hated to leave my little craft closet behind so recreated it in my new home.  It is my favorite place in the house!

BCD 125

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Decorative Bird Cages

I have wanted one of these for a while now...but I can't seem to find one.  I'm hoping to stumble upon one at a vintage shop or garage sale soon!  In the meantime, I can enjoy these...

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Sunday, January 30, 2011

Muff Making

I kept seeing these fabulous ladies and their faux fur I decided to make one of my own.  Here is my inspiration...
From the Movie The Duchess

 J Mendel Fall 2010

Movie - Marie Antoinette

I used a tutorial that I found at JoAnn Fabric
 Here are a few of the steps along the way and a closeup of the lovely charms I used to ZJOOSH it up a bit...

A Crafty Soiree
BCD 125

Friday, January 28, 2011

Yarn Graffiti a.k.a. Yarn Bombing

Have y'all heard about this?  It is called Yarn Bombing or Yarn Graffiti!  Peeps take their yarn to the streets and zjoosh up the things that they see (light posts, trees, meters, statues).  Love it!  Hmmm.....I wonder what needs to be decorated in my town!

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Keira Knightley - Vogue Italia

These photos in Vogue Italia - Jan 2011 by Ellen Von Unwerth are absolutely stunning...