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Custom Notions: Embossed Metal Buttons

Forget being limited to paper projects—embossing powder moves beyond the stationery shelf with these cool and crafty DIY embossed metal buttons! Make custom notions that are as unique as your project! Try your hand at embossing powder bliss with this embossed metal buttons tutorial from RaChil from The Cwafty Blog... Read more »

Food Art: How to Paint Flowers on a Cake

Give your summertime sweets an extra-special artistic touch—learn how to paint flowers on a cake! Create a pretty edible paint palette with chocolate, alcohol, and powdered food coloring! Make your own beautiful dessert that’s perfect for birthdays, DIY weddings, and dinner parties with this easy-to-follow tutorial for how to paint... Read more »

Marbling Magic: Make Faux Turquoise Rings with Nail Polish and Rocks

I’ve seen tons of faux turquoise polymer clay projects, but I’m really loving this marbling technique as a gorgeous alternative to clay. These faux turquoise rings look fun to make and fabulous on your fingers! Nail polish is a fantastically versatile crafting tool, and, because it sticks to so many... Read more »

Knit It Pretty: Mosaic Blanket

A few special knitting tricks can turn two contrasting yarn colors into a truly gorgeous patterned mosaic blanket that you’ll be proud to gift or use in your own home! Finding color work’s bobbins and multiple strands of yarn cumbersome, she [Barbara Walker] developed a slip-stitch technique she called “Mosaic... Read more »

Summer Decor: DIY Punched Copper Votives

Metallic accents can bring a beautiful hint of shine to your decor that’s sure to liven up a room, and these pretty DIY punched copper votives are a great place to start! Combine the warmth of copper and the coziness of candlelight to create a lovely summertime centerpiece that’s perfect... Read more »

Flashback CRAFT Pattern: Tiny Knitted Perching Pigeons

Today’s CRAFT Pattern is the Tiny Knitted Perching Pigeons by Anna Hrachovec of Mochimochi Land. Knit up a bunch of these little birdies in no time! If you like this free pattern from Anna, check out more of her fantastic patterns available in the Mochimochi Shop. In addition to knitting... Read more »

Party Fun: Polka Dot Cake

Fancy cakes are a great way to make a party extra-special, and this fun and festive polka dot cake would be a delightful addition to any celebration! Have a polka dot-obsessed pal? Give them a fun and thoughtful surprise with a tasty treat that reveals cute dots in contrasting colors!... Read more »

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