Easy ways to create your own ankle wrap shoes

It is the perfect weather to slip into your flip flops or your favorite sandals to wear with your summer dress. In order to give your entire outfit a notch up you can add ankle wrap around your shoes which will add extra flair and glamour. This is an easy to do project which require little time and effort. Here is a couple of ways you can make your very own ankle wrap shoes. For all of the below ways, you will need a pair of heeled shoes that either has a strap or back around the ankle. You will […]

How to knit a Gryffindor scarf

Knitting a scarf is perfect first step for beginning knitters. You can make a scarf of any width, length and color. It is a great idea to use different colors in the scarf to make it a versatile winter wear option. Everyone loves Harry Potter, so why not make your first hand knitted scarf a Gryffindor scarf? You can wear your scarf with an overcoat, sweater or other clothing items. Knitting a scarf yourself is an inexpensive and useful way to stay warm and stylish. Here are some steps to help you knit a Gryffindor scarf for yourself: Collecting Important […]

DIY luggage tags

  As winter draws to an end, the travel season will soon begin. With luggage looking more alike than ever, it is often hard to distinguish your bags from others and vice versa. For those in the crafty mood there is a simple solution to making your bag stand out: DIY luggage tags. Quick and easy to make, custom clear plastic luggage tags are a fun and decorative way to put your own spin on your bags, while allowing you to swiftly find your bags amongst the sea of luggage at the baggage claim. The items you’ll need: two 4”x4” of a […]

Making personalized baby boy quilts

If you have a friend who has a baby boy on the way, do you know what you are going to give her at the baby shower?  You want to give something that is meaningful and comes from the heart, but that will also come in handy for a mom.  So, what is it going to be? Well, if you are handy with a sewing machine, there are a few good options available for you.  Personalized baby boy quilts are a wonderful DIY gift that you can take to your friend at her baby shower.  You can do it in […]

Make your own round tablecloth

How to make a round tablecloth? With summer get-togethers on the rise, you may be looking for extra ways to dress up your round outdoor tables. The perfect solution for this is to make a round tablecloth, using a stunning print or bright colored fabric, which will instantly give your outdoor furniture a fresh update. What you’ll need: Sewing machine Scissors Fabric Pins Measuring tape Water soluble pen To start, you’ll want to take your tape measure and lay it across the table, having the tape measure hang down the sides at the length that you want your fabric to […]