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  Hi y’all!     Just finished up my kid’s Trick-or-Treat bags. Seriously, they were SO easy. For all your non-sew’ers out there, you CAN MAKE THESE too!     All you need is felt, scissors, hot glue and a little imagination!     I added a bit of hand-stitching, but it was purely for [...]

Homemade Baby Shower Gifts

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One of my favorite thing about baby showers is making a homemade gift. It’s really fun to create something beautiful and give it away! Here’s my latest project. What do you think?     Alright… I’ve got family in town. Off to play! -Heidi

DIY Headband w/ Mod Melts

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Have you ever heard of Mod Melts? They’re SO much fun to use! Mod melts are hot glue sticks that can be used to make fun molds. The Tutorial 1.Fill the mold with Mod Melts. Wait 10 minutes and peel it out (SO easy!) Soak in 1:1 paint and water. I prefer watered-down paint; more [...]

Up, Up & Away

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Personal moment alert: My heart is with Boston right now. We called it home for several years, 2 of my children were born there. We live 10 minutes from Boylston Street. Many of our friends are still there. I’ve attended the Boston Marathon in the past and cheered on the participants (friends and strangers). I’m [...]

Working w/ Flocked Heat Transfer

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I’m loving the cute baby doll diapers (pattern here) I made for my girls. Don’t you just ‘love’ the ribbon I used as a tag? :) I’m also going to show you how to use Flocked Heat Transfer from Silhouette. It’s so easy and has a great texture. One of my favorite mediums to use. [...]

DIY Valentines

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I’ve seen these all over the internet and I HAD to make them for my kiddos. Just finished ‘em. Cute eh? They were really easy. Take a picture of your kids pretending to hold a sucker. Add a banner using PicMonkey (a free online photo editor).   Print them. My primary concern was price not [...]

DIY Doll Bunk Beds

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Yes, I know, it’s February… but here’s another Christmas gift made for the kidlets. If you’ve got two girls and two dolls… you need two beds!! These beds were SO easy to make. Here’s the how-to: 1) Buy/assemble/paint these doll beds from IKEA. How to create Bunk beds w/ ruffles & comfy mattresses: 1) Painting: [...]

Bloom Headband Pattern

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Hey there crafty people!! Want to make your own bloom headband?! Now you can :) Buy the pattern for $3 at the bottom of my shop {here}! The pattern has step-by-step pictures and descriptions that are super easy to follow! Materials: scissors, hot glue gun, felt, stretch elastic, & mini pom-pom trim. I’ve also included [...]

My New Headband Shop!

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I’ve been toying with the idea of selling my headbands for awhile now… I finally got around to it! Click here to visit my shop! Everything in this shop is handmade by me, so there are limited quantities. I’m talking 2-9 per style/color. If you see something you like, don’t hesitate!

DIY Camping Set

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As promised, one of the things SANTA made for Christmas! My kids are addicted to pretend-camping, so when Santa saw this DIY tent and DIY campfire ‘he’ got right to work! Who knew Santa was a Pinterest/craft-blog junkie too?! The ever-obliging-Santa wanted to give you a few tips! ;) Where to buy the materials: 1) [...]