Beauty Blog

A little MacGuyver inspired photo shoot

Feels like I haven't I haven't posted all weekend.  Oh wait, I haven't. Sorry wonderful people who read my blog.  I've been working on a little side project that took up most of my free time this weekend.  But today I thought I'd give you a tutorial on how to take some "product shots."  You know, pictures of things like jewelry or food or anything that you want to take  a photo of but you want it to have a white background and to be sitting on a white surface. Does this make sense?...more

Got my craft on Today! My crocheted headband...awww yeah!

First off I would like to say that this wonderful project was not my own creation. Nope.  I went Stumbling around a few nights ago and found a great tutorial on how to make a crocheted headband.  I am not a great crocheter (is that a word?). I learned how to crochet in High School from a friend.  She was able to teach me even though I am left handed....more

Spring Flower Topiary Tutorials

Topiaries seem to be all the rage at the moment, whether you want a centre piece for your dinner table, a lovely floral decoration to put on your desk, or reception decor for your wedding, the possibilities are endless.We've gathered a selection of Topiary Tutorials from some very talented ladies, so pop on over to theFlowerpot Design Blog and have a browse....more

Mega List of Fabric Flower Tutorials and a Flowerpot Design Giveaway

To celebrate the start of Spring and to feed my passion for flowers of the faux kind I have collated this mega list of 50+ fabric flower tutorials from around the web and entwined it with the first Flowerpot Design giveaway. Just respond to the post by telling which tutorial is you favourite and a winner will be chosen at random on Easter Sunday 4th April 2010. ...more

Free Steel Forming Block - Create A Tutorial Exchange Program With Evie's Tool Emporium

Have you heard about the Exchange Program - Free Supplies For Tutorials?   If you an artist, here is an opportunity for you to receive a free ...more

Heart-Shaped Crafts for Valentine's Day

Although Valentine's Day is this coming weekend, there is still time to for some romantic heart-shaping crafting.Whether you choose to create with yarn, fabric, or paper, here are some fast ways to get your heart on. ...more

is there a link to Flower Patch Farmgirl's book wreath project? my life won't be complete ...more

Make Over Monday – Fashion Addition

It's the fashion addition of Make Over Monday as I've been collecting some really fun tutorials created to make us look fabulous.  I hope you'll be inspired to spice up your wardrobe! ...more

Warm Winter Wearables to Craft

A cold-front has enveloped most of North America this past week, and many folk are thinking they don't have nearly enough clothes to stay warm. Crafters, however, know it may only take a few hours to make that one piece that help. Let's look at some of the options: ...more

I love the idea of the Fear of Commitment cowl!  I'm so tired of putting on my scarf and ...more

Gather the Family for Some Handmade Christmas Ornament Fun

It's days before Christmas, a major snow storm has hit the US Eastern coast, H1N1 is still ravaging its way around the world.  For a number of reason families are spending time at home with all this pre-season excitement and anticipation about to explode a firecracker.  What to do to make this year memorable and control some that pre-holiday energy?  How about making a few home made ornaments to hang on your tree -or to decorate packages as unique gift tags?  ...more

I was JUST thinking about making ornaments w/my little one while we are on break. Great ...more