Yesterday Chrisa, Colleen, and I Ubered our way over to the 2015 Chicago Renegade Craft Fair. Jeez what a GORGEOUS day. And so many ways to spend all my money. I came home with a few great finds. Click below to get a pretty decent overview of the day. Links for the various artists are in […]
I’ve moved! This tutorial “DIY: How to make a Midori style Traveler’s Notebook for under $5!” and other fun stuff is now at: http://alanawpiper.com/2015/04/05/diy-how-to-make-a-midori-style-travelers-notebook-for-under-5/
I saw this fabulous diy over on Buzzfeed today and couldn’t wait to give it a try.
The organization obsession continues! Last night I was clicking around and one of the gals in my planner and organization group shared this video on how to make your own folder inserts. Oh my gosh. It’s a craft, a paper craft, and an organizational thing! IT’S ALL THE THINGS!
A couple of weeks ago my friend Nicole (the fabulous lady in chief at Making It Lovely) and I went shopping. I’ve been really in love with those little wool pom-pom garlands, but while one may not be very expensive, to have enough for a 7 foot tree would really add up. So while we […]
Yesterday Will and I took a little trip over to Michael’s just to see what they had. They have these pretty cloches on sale for 60% off. I believe it ended up being about $7. I don’t get really fussy with my holiday decor but I do like to have some seasonal touches around the […]
Last spring a flood ruined my old creative space in our finished basement and all my supplies were left with nowhere to go. So just a couple months ago I started trying to massage them all into a vintage Hoosier cabinet in the corner of our living room until we can get the basement fixed […]
To kick off the new year and our new craft supplies section (we believe that vintage = crafty) we’re having a share & like contest. Share this link on your Facebook page, then come back and comment. One winner will receive a brand new Cropper Hopper Tote-ally Cool Tote in their choice of blue or […]
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Great tips from Tim Holtz on how to use his Vagabond machine by Sizzix with a wide range of mixed media. AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE HERE>>
Hello Friends! Headlining this note is our NEW ONLINE ARTS & CRAFTS SHOP featuring thousands of goodies. We have pretty much all of Tim Holtz’s products, 7 Gypsies, ArtBin, ColorBox, Sizzix, The Farmer’s Wife, 3M, and more-more-more…More than enough to have a pretty awesome box show up at your house in a couple of days. 🙂 So with […]