Projects For Cold Days!

| January 23, 2014

You’d think here in the “sunny” South, temperatures would be such that we could be working/playing outdoors all day.  Not this year!!  Temperatures here in Florida are supposedly going to drop to around 20 degrees tonight.  Now, being from Nebraska originally, I understand you all are saying – “what’s your problem?  That’s warm compared to […]

Crafts – A Remedy For Stress

| November 1, 2013

We live in a stress filled world!  Prices rising, jobs declining, kids still want to eat, mortgage company still wants that monthly payment, power bill needs to be paid.  How much more stress can we take??? A large number of pressured people are turning to crafts not only to express creativity but to work off […]

Christmas Panholders

| November 21, 2012

With a little over a month until Christmas, you still have some time to make some of these quick and easy Christmas potholders.  Use them yourself or give as hostess gifts or stocking stuffers.               Each of the potholders in this project takes flannel fabric and quilt batting, plus […]

Decorating With Scraps

| November 15, 2012

Trims by the yard and large-motif trims are great for use in making Christmas ornaments, greeting cards and gift items. A burlap wall hanging or a greeting card made out of construction paper can have candles of woven-braid trim, each topped by a flickering flame (a single notch from gold rickrack makes a perfect flame).  […]

Sewing Supply Gift Bags On Special Sale!

| July 11, 2012

As you have previously read and can see at PatternsThatFitYou.com our Value Packs (Sewing Supply Gift Bags) worth $50.00 and more were offered for $19.95 – WHAT A DEAL!!!   Because there has been a limited supply and we’re nearing the end of that supply, we’ve decided to give an even BETTER offer on the packages […]

6 Benefits of Selling at Craft Fairs

| April 16, 2012

If you’re a lover of all things craft-related, attending a craft fair is something you should definitely make time for. If you make crafts, however, then you may want to seriously consider selling your handmade works of art at craft fairs instead of just attending them.

How To Make A Purse From A Girls’ Skort

| October 4, 2011

A couple weeks ago I talked about attending the local Mom2Mom kids resale event.  Not only is this a great place to buy ultra cheap clothing items for the kids/grandchildren, it is also the most AWESOME place to find items to recycle into craft/sewing projects that can be used for gifts, selling at your craft […]

Do You Sell At Craft Fairs And Festivals?

| October 19, 2010

Fall seems to be the season for all types of festivals and craft fairs.  In our area there are shrimp festivals, seafood festivals, honey festivals, heritage festivals and sausage festivals, just to name a few.  In addition several area churches hold annual craft fairs during October and November. A local craft fair might be a […]

Share Your Crafts at CraftForum.com

| March 25, 2010

Find crafts, fun and friends at the Craft Forum, and it’s FREE!  Check it out and sign up today. Related Posts:Crafts – A Remedy For StressOne Stop Shopping Spot For Sewing/Crafting ItemsDownload Two FREE Halloween Crafts eBooks!REAL Oilcloth TableclothCrafting For A Cause

I Am A Robot – Costume

| November 1, 2009

For over two months my grandson (5 year old brother of the 4 year old quadruplets) has been telling his mother (my daughter) that he wanted to be a robot for Halloween. I never heard a word about any of this until last Saturday when he was at our house and saw something about Halloween […]