All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘sewing’

Herbal Hotpad For Tea

Sew Creative! Make this Herb Scented Tea Trivet

I’m always on the look out for new craft projects that can easily double as handmade gifts for friends and family. While sifting through my collection of vintage craft magazines, I came across the idea of a scented tea trivet. How nice it would be to sit down for tea, and have the heat of the teapot release the scent …

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Window Draft Stopper

16 Ways to Reduce Energy Costs This Winter

The temperature is starting to dip down to where I think about nestling in front of the fireplace. The doors to the garden are no longer left wide open and our living space is just a wee bit smaller now.  The perfect time to think about all those ways to conserve energy is when we need it the most. Last …

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How To Make A DIY Garden Apron Tutorial.

DIY Summer Blooms Garden Apron

This cheery garden apron combines the functionality to keep your tools and supplies close at hand while adding a bright lift to early spring days.  The vibrant bright pattern will be right at home in the summer but for now–as spring arrives–it provides inspiration for a summer filled with gorgeous blooms. This apron has large, deep pockets so you can …

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Lavender Eye Bag Tutorial

Serenity Now! DIY Lavender Eye Pillows

Now making your own lavender eye pillow is not a unique concept but add linen, popcorn, an ink jet printer, and a just a dash of Seinfeld, and you got yourself a fun & funky Weekend Project, baby! The concept behind this DIY came from 4 different ideas melded into one relaxing project: 1.  The container of lavender that I harvested this …

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