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Create Your Own Nesting Dolls

2 votes, 2.50 avg. rating (59% score)

Matryoshka Dolls have delighted me since childhood.  There is something surprising and whimsical about taking apart a figurine... Read More »

Crafts | Make a Hanging Lantern

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

During the summer months, there’s a period of the day between dusk and nightfall when it’s not dark... Read More »

Crafts: Cover a Photo Frame with Fabric

1 vote, 3.00 avg. rating (69% score)

Looking for another craft that adds a personal touch to your decor? Cover a photo frame with fabric.... Read More »

Crafts | Make a May Basket

3 votes, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

When I was a child growing up in Maine, my grandparents came to our house each and every... Read More »

Make a Container Water Garden

Make a Container Water Garden

6 votes, 4.83 avg. rating (94% score)

If you’re looking for a centerpiece that lasts longer than flower bouquets, make a container water garden. A... Read More »

Paint Chip Napkin Rings

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Tulips were the hot item at the farmers market this weekend.  I couldn’t resist grabbing a gorgeous pink... Read More »

Crafts | Make Vintage Scented Lavender Hearts

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

For a special handmade gift, a vintage-inspired scented lavender heart is sure to please. Antique linen and old-fashioned... Read More »

Crafts: Make a Valentine Shadow Box

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

This sweet and touching project has become my favorite Valentine’s gift, and it’s far more personal than the... Read More »

Valentine’s Day Wine Tags

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

If you’re planning a romantic Valentine’s dinner for two, or a Valentine’s bash for friends, why not wear... Read More »

Crafts| Create a Sunlight Print

2 votes, 3.00 avg. rating (66% score)

One of the favorite gifts I found for my daughters this past Christmas was a sunlight print kit... Read More »

Crafts | Make a Tablet Cover from Felt

Crafts | Make a Tablet Cover from Felt

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Electronics were a hot ticket this holiday. iPads, iPhones, Kindles and Nooks — anything with a touch screen... Read More »

Crafts | Make Fabric Gift Bags

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

As much as I love wrapping gifts in pretty papers, I have a hard time justifying the waste... Read More »

Crafts | Make Decorative Fabric-Wrapped Pots

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Wrapping terra-cotta pots in fabric adds a bit of visual pop to your home. Best of all, it’s... Read More »

Party Crafts | Make Festive Cupcake Toppers

Party Crafts | Make Festive Cupcake Toppers

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Tis the season for parties and get-togethers. With so much going on during the holidays, there’s a lot... Read More »

Halloween Crafts | Make Halloween Bat Garland

2 votes, 4.50 avg. rating (86% score)

We had the pumpkins and potted plants covered, but our front entryway needed something more for Halloween.  Using... Read More »

New England Craft Fair Gifts

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

New England’s holiday craft fairs are a stellar source of beautifully designed wares–and unforgettable gifts. Exploring a craft... Read More »

Personalized Place Cards

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Continuing with my theme of handmade celebrations, I would love to share with you a craft that I... Read More »

Crafts: Make Paper Party Garland

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

We have been busy celebrating these past few months- birthdays, anniversaries, potlucks and parties. I try to add... Read More »

Making Do…A Tale of ‘Yankee’ Ingenuity

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Hurricane Irene paid a visit to our neck of the woods this weekend, but luckily for us, she... Read More »

Wine Crate Bookshelves

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

While traveling this past week in Vermont, we stopped by Hostel Tevere, located in the beautiful Mad River... Read More »

Make a Nut Wreath | Autumn Crafts

2 votes, 5.00 avg. rating (92% score)

Nature’s autumn harvest is on elegant display when you craft a simple yet beautiful nut wreath. Here’s how,... Read More »

Crafts | How to Decorate with Stencils

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

Stencils, mainly in the form of adhesive wall stencils (really more like stickers), have become all the rage... Read More »

Party Crafts | Make Cork Boat Place Cards

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

After spending time with my little brother, Tommy, I am always inspired to tap into the childlike creativity... Read More »

Easy Ways to Brighten Your Kitchen

1 vote, 4.00 avg. rating (79% score)

I recently watched my friend* work some serious magic on her rental kitchen…and I just had to know... Read More »

Crafts | Make a Camera Strap Cover

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

I constantly get stopped on the street and asked the same question, “Where did you get your camera... Read More »

Crafts | Dress Up Plain Curtains

Crafts | Dress Up Plain Curtains

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

I was lucky enough to spend a day scouring the tents at Brimfield with Yankee staffers Amy, Heather... Read More »

Crafts | Make Decorative Flower Boxes

Crafts | Make Decorative Flower Boxes

0 votes, 0.00 avg. rating (0% score)

On Mother’s Day, I had a moment of panic. We were headed to brunch at a friend’s house... Read More »



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