Little did I know when I loaded Fashionising this morning that I’d find instructions on holiday treat-making. These chocolate eggs are gorgeous, filled with egg nog, and guess what? Luxirare has shared instructions on how to make them. For now, drool over some of the glorious pics from the tutorial:
Stuck in a rut? Feel like looking at pretty pictures of yarn stuff? You've come to the right place!
Knitwear makes up a nontrivial chunk of Banana Republic‘s winter collection this year. As you know, I personally would make items like this for myself, but the design of their knitwear is great this year. Check out the tiny cabling on this scarf for some project inspiration:
Trying… and failing at pumpkin carving.
A new commercial has recently begun streaming on Hulu, just in time for Halloween. It features a kid and his mom looking in a mirror at the Halloween costume we can assume she’s just finished making for him. And then they start to throw some shade at DIY. Not cool, dudes.
On Friday night, I was out seeing the Michigan State Theater Department’s production ofÂ Evil Dead: The Musical. Waiting in the lobby for the drinking fountain,Â I saw these cute flower arrangements. They were made from artificial flowers and floral foam, set in tiny, ceramic pots.
I’ve begun to work with some people interested in adding some personality to our community. Examples of knit-tagging have been all over the internet for years, but I thought I’d share some cool examples of this concept today. Last, but not least, check out the Knitting Graffiti Flickr pool.
As soon as I saw this carpeting idea from Freshome, I immediately decided that if my fiance (who grew up on a farm) and I ever had a kid, this would be the perfect nursery flooring option for us.
Do yourself a favor: WATCH THIS. Who knew a Purina commercial could make me so very happy? Via Craftzine & Laughing Squid
While walking my pooches yesterday, I saw these cute flower pot dudes hanging out in a neighbor’s flowerbed, and I realized that I serendipitously run in to enough clever crafting ideas, that I should start featuring them here. For the first installment of Crafting Strikes, I give you “Flower Pot Dudes.” (Sorry these look like…