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Misc.Tutorials

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Noren curtains in the front room.
For the HomeTutorials

I live in a shotgun style home, where we have no hallways and it’s  basically just series of rooms, back to back. Some shotgun homes have doors to separate the rooms, but some, like mine, only have doorways. No doors. I’ve grown accustomed to the openness of being able to

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Here it is finished!
HolidaysTutorials

Yesterday I posted a video of me making an ornament with a sea urchin using a lathe to turn the parts for it. I realize not everyone has access to a lathe, so I decided to put together some sea urchin ornaments using materials that a lot of crafters would

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Holidays

A few months ago my husband bought a lathe, so I decided I’d learn how to use it. I’ve learned what I know from a combination of him teaching me and watching youtube videos so there might be some things I’m doing wrong or could do better. If anyone has

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ClothesTutorials

A few months ago I came across a sweater that I totally fell for. It was the embroidered crane sweater from the Altuzarra for Target collection. I just loved the design and the placement of it, but of course, being the crafter that I am, I ended up talking myself

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ClothesTutorials

I love beanies. Like shoes and scarves, I feel like you can never have too many. Since it’s finally starting to get cold where I live, I thought I’d put together a few ways to spruce up some simple, plain beanies. A summary of the video will follow!

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jewelryTutorials

Like a lot of crafters, I have an excess of crafty things laying around my house.  Lately, I’ve been trying to work my way through unfinished projects and extra materials I have.  I also recently got 2nd ear piercings so I’ve been very excited to make myself some earrings that

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jewelry

I was browsing through Craftster a few days ago and saw a super cute bracelet made by fellow poster milesapart714 that she made based off a $300+ designer bracelet.  Her version was $3 and, in my opinion, much cuter.  I just knew I had to make one.  The next day I

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Misc.

In order to get myself back in the crafting groove I’ve been doing some quick and easy things like making simple jewelry and little amigurumi.  When I finish my crochet project I’ll post it here, but for now I have an awesome bracelet to talk about.  Almost a month ago

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Art

I have been a photography nut for a long time, and I knew it was just a matter of time before my crafty side collided with my photographer side.  Well this just so happened to take place just a few days ago when I found a website with instructions on

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