Hope for those of you who are Moms, you had a wonderful Mother’s Day 🙂
In this post I am sharing inspiration with the thought in mind “Hand Made Craft Rocks!”
Some of my most treasured items are hand made.
I am sure there were many hand made gifts given this Mother’s Day.
Here’s our craft inspiration for this week…
Crochet Heart Basket
A beautiful heart design crocheted yarn basket by All About Ami, looks adorable. Using chunky yarn, this project crochets up quickly and looks fantastic!
How to Find More Knitting Time: 2 Powerful Time Management Strategies
Are you always trying to ‘find time’ to knit? Nicole Haschke has a brilliant article on her site; Knitting for Charity about time management. I was particularly excited by this “ research has found that when we take the time to engage another part of our brains, especially in an inherently relaxing way, we perform nearly if not all our other tasks better”
Fabric Button Tutorial
I love buttons and they can be a real conversation starter! Wee Folk Art has a fabulous tutorial on fabric buttons. Perfect for your handcrafted items.
Learn to Quilt a Cozy Throw Quilt
Learn all the steps to create your own visually dynamic cozy throw. Craftsy Quilting instructor Amy Gibson has a comprehensive online class with heaps of handy hints and easy to follow instructions.
Apple and Almond Cake
The Little Library Cafe is a delightful blog about food and literature. Kate’s recipes inspired by the books she reads are delicious. Beautiful food photography and words. This cake recipe was inspired by The Secret Garden, a book I loved as a child and have just recently re-read 🙂
DIY Metal Planter Makeover
Brittni over at PapernStitch has an excellent DIY tutorial on how to makeover metal planter pots. Don’t they look fabulous? And so easy to do with some spray paint!
I am sure that you agree Hand Made Craft Rocks!! 🙂
Please make sure to let me know any projects you have on the go, via the comment section below.