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The Perfect Gift for the Forgetful Packer

How many of you have a traveler you know who always forgets to pack something important?  You know, like pants, socks, or a special outfit for something like a wedding?  The whole reason you might be making the trip. Yep, that’s my husband!!  We traveled in for my brother’s wedding and he forgot to pack his dress pants and shirt.  I’m not even joking.  He recently accepted a new job that has him traveling half the month and I knew I had to make him something to help him  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Heat Transfer Vinyl, Interior Design, Kid Crafts, Material Tips, Silhouette CAMEO

How to Make a Fun Personalized Comforter

My youngest son has been patiently waiting for me to design his room into something he really loves now that he’s old enough to express himself. His loves are all things planes and trains! His Papa is a pilot and going to the airport to watch the small planes is always the best.day.ever! I’ve tried searching the web for a non-cheesy looking planes and trains comforter and I just could never find anything that didn’t look like a giant cartoon drawing. So what’s a  ...

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DIY Tutorial, Floral Decor, Gift Ideas, Heat Transfer Vinyl, Jewelry, Silhouette CAMEO

Make Your Own Mini Embroidery Hoop Necklace

If you’re curious about how I come up with all these project ideas all the time, I’ll let you in on a little secret.  Sometimes I just wander the aisles of the craft store and look to see what new fun products they are selling for inspiration (and supplies of course!). These shopping trips are my little mini vacations on the weekend where I get to spend a little time with myself and just let my mind free.  I seriously depend on them to keep my sanity during the week with my two  ...

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How to Apply Heat Transfer Vinyl to a Hat

The warm weather is finally looking to be here to stay!  My family is starting to hike more now that we live in Colorado and being at 5000 feet above sea level definitely means that the sun is a factor here. Once I saw the fun raising boys SVG file in the Amazing Craft Bundle I knew I had to make myself a hat to help keep the sun out of my face.  I picked up a hat at the dollar store so it’s extremely lightweight. Head over to the fontbundles blog to read the full tutorial.   ...

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