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. […]