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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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How to Make Some Super Kid’s Room Art

I don’t know about you…but I’m lucky to be a mom to a real superhero!! My son’s “real” name is Batman. If you don’t believe me, you’ll have to ask him yourself. He tells everyone we meet that it’s his true identity. Now that he’s also becoming a grown-up (his words, not mine!) I figured a real superhero needs a room to match. So imagine my excitement when I saw that this cut file was in the Crafter’s Delight Bundle Vol. 3. I  ...

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How to Make Alcohol Ink Canvas Clipboard Frames

Have you heard about alcohol inks before?  I recently discovered this new crafting medium and wanted to experiment a bit with them. I know that you can place them on printable vinyl to make your own fun patterns but I wanted to see if it would work on canvas. Guess what?  It did!!  You just need to prep the surface first. Read the full how-to here!       Go ahead and pin this for later!!  

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Two Ways to Make Cupcake Toppers

Do you want to make festive cupcakes but don’t really have the piping skills?  Me too!  Trust me, I keep practicing and watching cake decorating videos (how do they make it look so easy?) but I just can’t quite get there. You know where my skills are on point?!  Crafting!!  You’ve got this too!  I’m showing you some very simple ways to make cupcake toppers and honestly, you really only need a computer, printer, and scissors to make them. Since it’s Valentines  ...

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