DIY Custom-Printed Flannel Receiving Blanket

DIY Custom-Printed Flannel Receiving Blanket

Remember that incredibly soft, GOTS certified flannel we used for the Eco-Friendly Blanket project? Were you thinking: these blankets are great, but wouldn’t it be fun if I could also make one with a pattern on it? Me too! So

Knit Cozy Mukluk Slippers From Scrap Yarn

Knit Cozy Mukluk Slippers From Scrap Yarn

I’m on the road for a couple of weeks, so I thought I would share a project that’s good for traveling: knitted Mukluk slippers. They’re great for a cozy night on the sofa, and of course they make a great

What You Should Know Before You Stencil-Paint A Mug

What You Should Know Before You Stencil-Paint A Mug

This week I want to talk about a complete crafting fail I had trying to stencil-paint a mug. My hope in sharing this is that you can avoid some of the same pitfalls. Stencil-painting a mug seems easy enough to

How To Make Zero-Waste Felted Soap For Home Or Travel

How To Make Zero-Waste Felted Soap For Home Or Travel

This week I want to share a fun little zero-waste project that’s great both at home and on the road: felted soap. The wool is naturally exfoliating, and when you travel felted soap is less messy than a bar of

How To Make A No-Sew Triangular Fabric Scarf

How To Make A No-Sew Triangular Fabric Scarf

A triangular fabric scarf is undoubtedly my favorite warmer weather accessory. It can be anything from a cute scarf, to a shawl (when the air conditioning is too high), to a makeshift picnic blanket. Making your own is simple, and