Halloween is quickly approaching - have you started decorating yet? If not, I came across a cute and crafty cheesecloth ghost that you can make to decorate your fireplace mantel or tabletop. It’s so simple to make, you might even want to let the kiddos help! … [Read more...]
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My seven year old absolutely loves my box of extra scrapbook paper scraps! I am always on the look out for easy crafts that he can work on while I work on my projects, and recently, I found the adorable quilled birds pictured above on the Family Fun website. … [Read more...]
I am always looking for fun and creative ways to use my scrapbook paper scraps, and today, I came across a great idea from Julie at Less Than Perfect Life of Bliss. Her idea? Road trip clips! These clips are made from clothespins and scrapbook paper paper and other supplies, such as stickers and die cuts. You will need one for each child. … [Read more...]
Take a look at your mousepad - does it look like it needs replaced? Before you go out and buy a new one, consider making your own! Today I am going to share with you a tutorial I found for making a DIY mousepad using cork board and fabric. Emily at Modern Day Moms made the reversible mousepads featured above using cork board, fabric and Heat 'n Bond. First of all, I have to admit that this is not really a "paper crafting" project like the other ones featured here at Scraplifters.com. However, … [Read more...]
Today is the first day of December, which means the countdown to Christmas really begins! A handmade Advent calendar is a great way to tick off the days until December 25th, so today, I am sharing with you the Christmas countdown garland I came across on TheCraftingChicks.com. If you think it's too late to start working on a calendar, think again! The great thing about this one is that not only does Jamie at the The Crafting Chicks provide awesome directions for how to make this, she also i … [Read more...]