Acute How-To: Fall Garland

Thanksgiving is next week in the USA…so why not spruce up your holiday decor with a simple fall garland? Garlands are easy to make and can come in so many forms.  They are pretty much my “go-to” decorating idea for the holidays.  For this one, I decided to make simple[Read more]

spring banner from junecraft

friend of the blog, kayanna from junecraft, posted this springy little number to the scoutie girl flickr group and i just new it would have to start off the day today. kayanna had her original illustrations professionally printed onto linen cotton canvas with eco-friendly inks and then sewed up each[Read more]

tutorial: *brown paper packages* garland

so, inspired by the images of “brown paper packages tied up with string” – i announced to my husband that that would be the theme of our holiday decorating. we already have a spindly folk art-type tree and many handmade ornaments. i purchased some kraft paper at target, found some[Read more]