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Jen @ The Craft Daily
The compulsive crafter with way too many hobbies.
Interests: soap making, crafting, jewelry making, bead making
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Source: thefancyfarmgirl.com via Everything on Pinterest Sigh .... If my life was a beautifully organized as the picture above, It would not have taken me almost a full year to post again. Knock on wood, most of the craziness of the last year is now done, and I'm looking forward... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2012 at Crafty Goodness
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Happy Monday all - Only one little post from me today - I have a sick child here at home today - but not sick enough to just veg on the couch and let me get any work done. ;-) I'm officially giving up for the day. I love this... Continue reading
Posted Jun 13, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Really! I've already tried out the tutorial below, as I had gone to the craft store to purchase some today. I needed a few colours, and my local store only had two packs of colours for almost $20! I would have needed to spend almost $80 to get the colours... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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These are lovely, especially using vintage fabric, or even burlap. I think burlap with sumptuous silk ribbon would be awesome. Source: Intimate Weddings Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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And not just pendants - but I do have one of those for you as well. This one is a bit different. Use mixed media techniques to create a truly one of a kind pendant. Source: examiner.com Table place numbers via Jesi Haack Wedding Blog Scrabble tile coasters via Jessfun23... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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In celebration of My daughter Maya's 8th birthday. I have a pink themed etsy love edition for you today. Enjoy your day - I'll be back tomorrow with more crafty goodness. :-) Etsy: Shishlookdesign Etsy: Murdockdesign Etsy: ElleMoss Etsy: Contemori Etsy: MandolinGoose Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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I was perusing the Amy Butler site last night and discovered she has a ton of free PDF format projects and patterns that you can download for free. Here are a few of my favourites. Bloom Quilt Patchy Jeans Cat Pillow Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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I see infinite possibilities for the Zentangle fans. Use a porcelain paint pen to draw designs on plain china. Then bake for permanence. Awesome. Source: A Merry Mishap Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Create a batch of seed bombs for friends and gifts with this awesome tutorial by Mademoiselle Chaos Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Cute idea from Country Living: Doily Vase Tightly wrap a doily around a vase. Snip away any excess, then hand-stitch the doily securely in place to create a snug fit. A clear glass vase creates an elegant illusion, but experiment with different vases and doilies to find a combination you... Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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It really is amazing what one can do with coffee filters and paint. Roses from Martha Stewart Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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What an absolutely brilliant idea. Make your own summer sandals from an inexpensive pair of flip flops. I'm tempted to make a bunch in a variety of colours. Source: AnneKata Continue reading
Posted Jun 7, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Just came across this fabulous photo how-to series. My photography skills are quite lacking - so I'm looking forward to digging in with my camera. Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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The 2011 Etsy Craft Party is almost here! Gather up your friends, family, and strangers this Friday. You can find more information here. I think it would be a fun thing to do with a few of my daughters friends. We'll see how the week pans out. Too bad I... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Here's another button project for today. I love this necklace, and it would look equally lovely with a selection of vintage buttons. Source: Martha Stewart Crafts Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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What a fun project for the kids! Have them sort through value bags of buttons to make up these awesome little rings. Buttons, a glue gun, and some ring blanks are all you'll need. Source: Meet the Dubiens Continue reading
Posted Jun 5, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Thank you all for entering our latest giveaway. I have three winners this week. Each of you will win a pair of Crystal Copper Rivoli earrings. I'll send out emails over the weekend to the three lucky winners to collect your mailing addresses. Have a wonderful weekend! Jennifer Winner #1... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Happy Friday all! Today is the last day for our Jenniferbeads giveaway. Since we've had such a wonderful response, I'll be giving away a total of 3 pairs of earrings. 3 winners will be chosen via random.org. If you haven't entered yet, be sure to get your comments in before... Continue reading
Posted Jun 3, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Now I must really try to get my hands on a blue Ball Mason jar. From Country Living: Pump Up a Plain Mason Jar Who knew these classic glass canisters could clean up so well? To repurpose one as a soap dispenser, measure and mark the center of the jar's... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Hmmm, looks like it's lighting day here at Crafty Goodness. Not quite intended, but I just came across another lighting project I wanted to share. I particularly like the floral lantern. Source: CraftyNest Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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I love this project. On the same vein as the string made pendant lights, this one uses doilies. I'm wondering how tea dyed doiles would look? Vintage, or just dirty? Cotton doilies could easily be dyed to just about any colour though. This one is definately on my to do... Continue reading
Posted Jun 2, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Charlotte Lyons created a guest post for Soule Mama who is taking a bit of time off from blogging to spend with the newest Soule baby. Charlotte created the most adorable baby bib. It's just too precious not to make. Source: SouleMama Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Just look at these gorgeous balls! I'm thinking snowflake cutouts with glitter would be perfect for Christmas. Or a little girls birthday table? Hmmm... Source: WhipperBerry Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
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Perfect for your summer wedding! Fairy lights are gorgeous on their own. Combine with layers of petal shaped velum for a magical evening light show. From the Do-It-Yourself Brides Diary Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2011 at Crafty Goodness
I love looking at gorgeous pictures of craft rooms. My own craft space is mainly in the basement along with all of our household storage. Certainly nothing worth taking a picture of! One day, I'll have a lovely craft space like these: Source: flickr.com via Susan on Pinterest Source: None... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2011 at Crafty Goodness