Category: DIY Tutorials

Rug Hooking: How to Make Your Rug Hooking Patterns into a Pillow!

Rug Hooking: How to Make Your Rug Hooking Patterns into a Pillow!

I finally did it! I made my first rug hooking snowy owl kit into a pillow!! And let me tell you, he has become a member of our family… well at least through Ivy’s eyes! Mr. Snowy Owly is cuddly and soft-ish and fits perfectly […]

Valentine’s Day Wreath – Heart and Pompom Wreath for Your Front Door – Tutorial!

Valentine’s Day Wreath – Heart and Pompom Wreath for Your Front Door – Tutorial!

One of the goals in my life is to have a front door wreath for every season or holiday of the year… I know it’s a silly life goal (don’t worry I have tones of life goals), but non the less a BIG GOAL on […]

Valentine’s Day Toddler Art Gift Idea! – Framable Kids Art!

Valentine’s Day Toddler Art Gift Idea! – Framable Kids Art!

This creation was made by Mr. Corpus Porpoise when he was about one years old! I believe it was a father’s day gift, but it says “Love You,” so I’m calling it a Valentine’s Day toddler art gift idea, from the kiddos to a loved […]

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

Hand Sewn Fleece Toddler Blanket Tutorial! – The Blanket Stitch!

My sewing machine is on the fritz!!!! It stopped working right before Christmas!! and of course I left some Christmas sewing projects till the last couple days before. This year Corbin asked Santa for a nice blanket and pillow, So I thought “This is a […]

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

Baking Soda Clay Handprint Keepsakes – Better Than Salt Dough!

This year when writing my post about my Salt Dough Recipe, I came across a recipe called “Better Than Salt Dough {Homemade Clay for Ornaments or Handprints}” by Annette on her blog called “Tips From a Typical Mom.” So of course I had to try it […]

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

Personalized Christmas Stockings – Pompom Themed Tutorial!

I love handmade personalized Christmas stockings! I grew up with Santa stuffing my stocking that was made by my grandma. It was super cute, very girly, with my name sewn on in felt lettering. So, I want my kids to grow up with some handmade […]

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

How to Make a Tutu – Ivy’s 2nd Birthday Party Favors!

Tutus are pretty much the easiest thing to make ever. And guess what?!?! They don’t require any sewing, so this tutorial is for all my non-sewing friends out there!!! I made a super cute tutu for Miss Ivy Lynnkins to wear for her 2nd Birthday […]

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Balloon Arch Tutorial! – Set up and Take down!

Ivy’s Birthday has come and gone, and we enjoyed every minute of it! I have discovered that the days right before a party are some of my favourite days ever. DAYS FULL OF CREATING!!! They are my dream days, and I love it!!!! Maybe I […]

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

DIY Wooden Floral Letter “I” Tutorial- Because I’s are Hard to Find!

If you have a kiddo with the name Ivy, Isla, Iris, Isabelle, or even Isaac or Ian this tutorial is for you! Really any “I” named person would love to have a wooden floral letter “I”… Right?!?! This freestanding wooden letter could be filled with […]

Baby Doll Party Theme – For Little Miss Ivy Lynnkins 2nd Birthday!

Baby Doll Party Theme – For Little Miss Ivy Lynnkins 2nd Birthday!

My Baby turned 2 this week!!! I know every parent says this but, she really is growing up to fast. She’s talking and caring and funny and so smart! She’s stubborn and strong and loves babies more than anything else in the world… well besides […]

Kids Dress Up Land Hooks – For The Kid Cave!

Kids Dress Up Land Hooks – For The Kid Cave!

Increase your organization game with these super cute customizable “dress up land hooks” for your kiddos play room or kid cave! I made ours say “Dress Up Land” but you can put whatever saying you can dream up on there. Maybe something like “Imagination Land” […]

How to Decorate a Kids Room with Silver Accents!

How to Decorate a Kids Room with Silver Accents!

Decorating a kids room is so fun!! And I don’t know about you, but I found it so hard to pick just one theme for Corbin’s room. I didn’t want to pick anything too childish or bold because he’s growing up so fast, and this […]

DIY Duvet Cover From Flat Sheets! – Tutorial!

DIY Duvet Cover From Flat Sheets! – Tutorial!

Duvet Covers make a big statement in a bedroom, but sometimes it’s so hard to find one that I love without it being $$$. So why not customize your own to exactly what you like by making your own Duvet Cover out of Flat Sheets. […]

How To Prevent A Shifty Duvet – DIY Duvet Cover Corner Ties Tutorial!

How To Prevent A Shifty Duvet – DIY Duvet Cover Corner Ties Tutorial!

Have a shifty Duvet? Want to fix your Shifty duvet? Then you have come to the right place. I too was a sufferer of shifty duvet syndrome. And I did something about it!  I didn’t want to deal with duvet covers that just didn’t want […]

DIY Growth Chart! – Tutorial!

DIY Growth Chart! – Tutorial!

We love our DIY Growth Chart! We love to look back at how little our babies were, and as they grow up we can compare their heights. Creating this Growth Chart was a fun family project that we can look back on with good memories, as it hangs on […]

DIY Wrist Key Chains – Tutorial!

DIY Wrist Key Chains – Tutorial!

Wrist Key Chains have saved my day many times! They are a must have for people who have kids, pets, or people who just have your hands full and need to access a locked door. They also make looking for your keys at the bottom of […]