How to Make a Cloth Pumpkin from a Sweater


Fall Fling: A series celebrating the best of the autumn season with recipes, crafts and more! A few years ago I posted a tutorial about how to make a very easy-to-sew cloth pumpkin. I wanted to try something a little different this fall, so I made some pumpkins using old sweaters. Like the original tutorial […]

25 Days of Merry – Days 16 & 17 – A Craft and Christmas Lights


OK, so I said I had some more Christmas crafts to do this week. David and I, mostly it was just me this time, made this banner. I just printed some letters out on card stock, cut them out and then traced them on some scrapbooking paper. Most of this was too difficult for David, […]

How to Make a Cloth Pumpkin


Here’s how to make a cloth pumpkin. It’s so easy you can do it in in less than an hour. It makes a great fall or Halloween craft. You could even decorate your Thanksgiving table with a few of these. The best part is that it’s almost no-sew! How to Make a Fabric Pumpkin Choose […]

Paper Grocery Sack Monster Craft for Kids


We hardly ever get paper grocery sacks these days. In fact the store where we do our shopping most of the time¬†doesn’t even offer them. But one day I went into a small local supermarket to pick up a few things, and was happy to get a couple brown bags to bring my things¬†home in. […]