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///Camera strap DIY + instructions

These are the instructions for the DIY camera strap I posted about a while ago.  The lens cover will follow in a next post.

My Praktica came with a very solid plastic case and leather strap – this detail really amazes me, since the Minolta Hi-Matic has a leather case, but plastic strap… Together, camera and case are quite bulky. 263 more words


Call Me Betty Crocker

My Saturday night = catching up on recorded shows + baking delicious homemade dark chocolate chip oatmeal cookies.

Can you say, “YUM?”

These delish dark chocolate chip oatmeal cookies are super easy to make and nearly fool-proof. 155 more words


Origami - Box

This nifty little box can be made to hold a prop, cradle candies, or whatever alternative purpose you can find for it.  Incidentally, it also makes a good binky holder.


Easy Step By Step Instructions On How To Create DI

Easy step by step instructions on how to create DIY Heart Shape Elbow sweater using felt.


Daily Ideas

Make a Paper Top Hat

Click here for a pdf of pattern pieces and instructions.


  • 4 – 11” x 14” pieces of Bristol board or other light weight board such as poster board. 
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Hat Making

Taxidermy Part 1 (not for the faint hearted)

So I decided after the cracked dolly heads, the skulls and bones, I would have a go at taxidermy. And on that day a chaffinch dropped dead in my parents garden. 374 more words


Designer Spotlight: Striped Trap by Andra Asars

We lovingly refer to Andra Asars (our New England sales rep) as “the hurricane.” She talks a mile a minute, decides whether or not she likes a yarn in a single touch and knows our collections better than anyone.