Friday, October 30, 2009

Q-tips with earwax!

These are just sucker sticks and marshmallows with peanut butter or caramel on the ends. Love it!!
From Simply Red blog.

Funny Bones

These are from

So cute! It's just pretzels, marshmallows, and white chocolate.

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Treat buckets

Halloween treat buckets made from plastic ice cream buckets. Glue felt onto bucket, add trim, stamp letters with paint, and tie ribbon onto handle. Voila! CUTE! Taken from Brown Paper Packages blog.

Friday, October 23, 2009

Candle blocks

These were made with Stampin' Up! products, but you could use whatever. It's just a wooden block and the hole for the tea light was made using a drill or drill press. It looks like there are little feet...not sure what they are. Maybe the little wood buttons you use to plug holes in shelves? The paper is adhered with Mod Podge.

Easy Peasy Scarf

From Make it and Love it:

Baby stacking toy

I love this toy, made with Heather Bailey fabrics, of course! She sells the pattern, too.

Cute Pumpkins

Shanty2Chic blog takes these cheap pumpkins from this:

to this:
Here are the instructions.

Growth chart

The top picture is the Pottery Barn version costing $99. The bottom version is one completed by a blogger. I NEED to make one of these!!

Wednesday, October 21, 2009

Poofy flower

The instructions are here.

Christmas advent calendar

Monday, October 19, 2009

Cute shirt

Here are the instructions.

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Freezie Pop Covers

These are so adorable!! Perfect for little ones who like these kinds of popsicles but don't like how their hands get frozen. Whoda thunk!!

Homemade fun

Here are some homemade fun ideas, great for summer when the kids can't go outside because it's too HOT. A rice tub (can add food coloring for fun)--

Sink filled with water and a little food coloring to make a more believable ocean to play in--

Pillow Love

I need to make a cute pillow like this one. I "love" it! :)

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Strawberry cushions

With Heather Bailey felt.

Awesome pin cushion

A Heather Bailey pear pincushion. With Heather Bailey fabric, of course.

Monday, October 5, 2009

Taggie Blanket

Here are some good directions: Extraordinary Ordinary Life blog.