easy DIY Christmas pillow & a Silhouette giveaway!

So last year on Black Friday I bought myself something I’d been coveting for a long time: a Silhouette CAMEO cutting machine. Silhouette runs amazing deals on Black Friday weekend and I’d been wanting a Silhouette for ages, so I finally went for it. It arrived just before Christmas and I tucked it away in […] The post easy DIY Christmas pillow & a Silhouette giveaway! ...more

easy no sew fleece & fringe scarf (great handmade gift idea!)

I love how this simple scarf turned out! It’s made using 1/4 yard of fleece and some yard, which makes it really inexpensive, and since there’s absolutely no sewing involved it’s really easy! It took me about half an hour to complete, and I think it would make a great gift for women or teens ....more

double chocolate pumpkin swirl bread recipe

Oh pumpkin bread, how we love thee. I...more

skinny spinach dip {with just a quarter of the calories!}

One of my favorite “party” foods is creamy spinach dip, made using the Knorr Vegetable soup mix packet. Served with vegetables, crackers, or bread cubes, I could sit and eat this stuff all night. In fact, I think I have ....more

35 beautiful DIY Christmas ornaments to make for your tree

When it starts getting cold out, I want to do two things: 1) bake, and 2) craft. Well, and eat ice cream. But I want to do that year round, so it doesn’t really count ....more

how to add puffed “princess” sleeves to any sewing pattern

My daughter has quite a few sleeveless...more

is it worth it to buy an expensive sewing machine?

If you’re new to sewing, you might be wondering whether it’s worth it to invest in an expensive, premium sewing machine or if you should stick to an inexpensive machine. And if you’ve been sewing for quite a while and are still using a budget machine (like me!), you might have the same question. Last […] The post is it worth it to buy an expensive sewing machine? ...more

holiday gift guide for the aspiring photographer & a $240 giveaway!

If you’re looking for the perfect gift for everyone on your list this year, you’ve come to the right place! A great group of bloggers have teamed up to offer themed gift guides for everyone on your list. We have over 450 fantastic gift ideas...more

less stuff more fun: the best “experience” gift ideas for kids

I love Christmas shopping for my kids – it’s just SO much fun plan out gifts I think they’ll love...more

20 best Christmas gifts for kids & tweens

Last year my best gift ideas for girls and best gift ideas for boys were my most popular posts during the holiday season, so this year I’m back with another edition. As many readers pointed out, almost all the gifts on both lists could actually be enjoyed by either boys OR girls, so this year […] The post 20 best Christmas gifts for kids & tweens appeared first on It's Always Autumn ....more