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DIY Nautical Tote Bag for National Craft Month with Free Anchor Pattern (PDF)

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Hello everyone! Did you know that March is National Craft Month?  I’m very excited to share this DIY Nautical Tote Bag as part of the Jo-Ann Fabric And Craft Stores® National Craft Month campaign. I am one of the crafters selected to share our love for crafting and highlight the latest spring trends. Jo-Ann makes spring crafting easy during National Craft Month with a $5 off $25 or more purchase coupon and a spring crafting inspiration website. Since we’ve been having bright sunshine days here in Arizona, it was easy for me to take on the Nautical trend. I always try to include… Read More »

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Dimensional Lucky Clover with Free PDF Template Pattern

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Hello everyone! I’m sharing a Lucky Clover Door Hanger on Pebbles  Blog today and thought it would be fun to share how I made the 4-leaf clover here! My project was for St. Patrick’s Day until I found out that Shamrocks and 4-leaf clovers are different… Did you know that? I was totally inspired by the Buttflies from Pebbles Garden Party collection! It was harder than I thought to create the look, but now we have a template pattern to make our lives easier! How to Make the Lucky Clover 1. Download template: http://cl.ly/2s1G3m3M272f, print and cutout as indicated. 2. Trim paper… Read More »

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Happy Hearts Wall Decoration for Valentine’s Day (Cloud Pattern in PDF and .studio)

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Hello everyone! I’m sharing a Valentine’s Day decoration on Pebbles Blog today and thought it would be fun to share more step photos and a free pattern here. I picked a few of my favorite patterns from Pebbles Yours Truly collection and die cut a bunch hearts in various sizes. I used a set of nesting dies but you can also hand drew your own. I hand drew a cloud on the grid paper to be my base panel. I’ve made it into a pattern that you can download at the end of this post. I arranged the hearts in… Read More »

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DIY Christmas Advent Calendar + Printable Activity List + A Coupon

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Hello everyone! I know It’s been busy on the blog lately, haha! But it’s better to share a Christmas advent calendar earlier than later, right? Even if you don’t do countdowns for Christmas,  you could use it to collect love notes to family members or simply as a decoration, in a fabulously festive way. I’ve got lots of photos to share today! Learn how to make the big 3D star, paper trees and reindeer in my post here. Supplies Printable Christmas Countdown Activity List (free download here!) Paper Scissors Adhesive String (I used twine) Envelope Punch Board (Or a scoring… Read More »

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A Paper Crafted Christmas – Free Templates for 3D Reindeer, Trees and Star (.pdf) & A Coupon

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Hello everyone! It is finally December! Have you started your holiday crafting? I’m sharing a fun & easy Christmas craft project today! This post is part of the Papercrafted Christmas campaign co-hosted by Jo-Ann and Die Cuts With a View (DCWV). All products used (except the templates) were found and bought at Jo-Ann. I received compensation in craft supplies for this post; however, this is my personal, honest opinion based on my experience. All products used were my personal choice. Thank you Jo-Ann and DCWV!  Isn’t Christmas the best occasion to craft with kids, decorate the house and enjoy some quality family binding time? I’m sharing a… Read More »