Hey, Crafter! Can you believe the year is already half-way over? Now, it’s no secret 2020 has been a crazy year: a lot less “yeah, I’ve got 20/20 vision!” and way more “whoaaaa we’re halfway there, whoaaa livin’ on a prayer!” So, what does the world need in the midst of this crazy year? A… Read More #ChristmasInJulyFairies Giveaway
The time really flies when the Christmas season hits, doesn’t it? Maybe it’s because the new year is getting here sooner than expected. Maybe it’s because students like me are suddenly swamped with end-of-the-year projects and finals. Or maybe it’s because we realize our lives really are only a tiny little speck in the universe.… Read More Christmas Crafting 2018
Just watch the video. Why talk about it when you can see the adventure? 🙂 I’m so thankful for this opportunity to give back! Thanks for watching! -Amanda
Brace yourself: a hefty article is coming your way. What do I mean? This post is about one of my latest videos, shown below. While the video itself is just shy of eleven minutes, many topics are covered. Somehow, though, it all makes sense together. So, let’s break this down a little more. The three… Read More A Little Bit of Yarn Bombing
Am I the only one missing summer? Surely I can’t be the only one. Don’t get me wrong; I LOVE fall. And, with these insane hurricanes and storm systems coming through, the air outside has a crisp chill to it. However, don’t you miss the pre-hurricane days of summer when responsibilities were low and the… Read More A Fun Project to Use Your Shells: Make Shell Critters!
Perhaps you’ve seen the idea floating around online: crochet water balloons. While the craze started last year, I was skeptical. I quickly dismissed it as “just another fad” and never put it to the test. Guess that’s why they say don’t judge a book by its cover. 🙂 When I saw them, my initial reaction… Read More Crochet Water Balloons: Kid Tested!
Here I experiment with my alpaca fiber! Let’s see how it goes! Hope you feel inspired! I’M SUPER EXCITED I CAN MAKE ALPACA YARN!!!!! Anyways, Happy Crafting! -Amanda
I thought it would be fun to make a craft haul video. Luckily, I had the perfect opportunity for a unique haul video! My great grandmother, whom I affectionately call Grammy, sent me down a big bag full of crafting supplies, including yarn and projects she made. Want to find out what’s in the bag?… Read More First Haul Video! Unpack Crafting Supplies From Great Grandmother
When I first started crocheting, I was afraid of “messing up” when I bought yarn. What was the “right” yarn? Which was the “best” yarn? What if I bought the “wrong” kind? Sound familiar? Maybe you have had this same struggle. You want to buy yarn and crochet things, but you don’t know what to… Read More Lion Brand Homespun Yarn Review