DIY

  • Crochet DIY

    Thick & Cozy Slouchy Beanie

    This little slouchy beanie works up fairly quickly and is fun to crochet. I’ll explain how I did this one with some tips on adjusting it to fit various heads. Incidentally, my husband has a large head, so the beanie was pretty big. What I like about this design is that the color changes can be …

  • DIY

    Peppermint Candy Spoon WIN!

    That’s right, y’all. I conquered the shit out of these damn peppermint candy spoons. And I didn’t even use an oven. Here’s a post on the previous attempts – serious failure. The key to success was using a smaller amount of peppermint and the vernacular of a pirate. Shout out to my husband for helping me with …

  • Crafting Fails DIY

    DIY Peppermint Spoon Fail

    Maybe some of you have seen the video that was shared all over Facebook of a super easy way to make your own peppermint spoons. It looks simple: get spoon mold, fill with crushed peppermint, bake in oven, have awesome results. Here’s how it went down for me. First off, I got this spoon mold …

  • Crochet Decor DIY

    Yarn Wrapped Christmas Wreath

    It came without ribbons, it came without bows! I wanted to make a yarn wreath that didn’t involve typical wreath stuff. And honestly, bow tying is NOT my jam. I thought about making a crochet wreath, but wanted to go extra simple. Supplies: A foam wreath Yarn Twine Hot glue gun Staple gun Felt Scissors Starting …

  • Decor DIY

    DIY Snow Globes, Mason Jar Style!

    It’s that time of year when it’s appropriate to have snow globes, so why not try some DIY snow globes? I didn’t have any cool little figurines or miniature trees to put inside mine, so I used some photos. This is way better than the ones you can buy. Besides, any excuse to play with glitter, right? …