Scrap Fabric Flowers for Spring

Michael Miller Spring Flower Fabric

Michael Miller Spring Flower Fabric

Take 20 minutes to create an atmosphere for a cheery and inviting spring home with some fabric flowers as a lovely new decor piece for your kitchen table or living room. Hello Spring!

Scrap Fabric Tulip Flowers on fler.cz

Scrap Fabric Tulip Flowers on fler.cz

Scrap Fabric Flower Pots Tutorial on blog.birdsparty.com

Scrap Fabric Flower Pots Tutorial on blog.birdsparty.com

Scrap Fabric Daffodils Flowers on craftystaci.com

Scrap Fabric Daffodils Flowers on craftystaci.com

Scrap Fabric Sunflowers on beadandcord.com

Scrap Fabric Sunflowers on beadandcord.com

Hello Spring Free Printable on sandytoesandpopsicles.com

Hello Spring Free Printable on sandytoesandpopsicles.com

DIY Flowers that Never Wilt

Michael Miller rose fabric

Michael Miller rose fabric

When it comes to selecting a gift for Mother’s Day, you can’t go wrong with flowers, especially if the brilliant blooms will never, ever wilt!

 

Try out some of the lovely ideas of washi tape flowers, no sew fabric flowers, tissue paper flowers, paper rose, flower balls etc.

 

The instructions are simple but the results are beautiful. Besides, it’s budget friendly and eco-friendly.

 

never wilt tissue paper flowers

never wilt tissue paper flowers

paper rose flower tutorial for Mother's Day and wedding

paper rose flower tutorial for Mother

DIY flower balls for Mother's Day, wedding and birthday party

DIY flower balls for Mother

 

Origami Father’s Day Crafts

party balloon fabric by Timeless Treasures

party balloon fabric by Timeless Treasures

Your kids still have no ideas what to prepare for the dad?


Why not giving him all he wants: tie, shirt, car, sunglasses and even boat, in an inexpensive way.


Make Father’s Day special this year in making these funny origami paper crafts (Kids Can Do!).


DIY Father’s Day Shirt on sheknows.com

DIY Father’s Day Shirt on sheknows.com

Origami Father’s Day Shirt on bitsnbytesblog.com

Origami Father’s Day Shirt on bitsnbytesblog.com

Origami Father’s Day Necktie on bitsnbytesblog.com

Origami Father’s Day Necktie on bitsnbytesblog.com

Origami Father’s Day Sunglasses on britishorigami.info

Origami Father’s Day Sunglasses on britishorigami.info

Origami Father’s Day Car on craftchaos4kidz.blogspot.com

Origami Father’s Day Car on craftchaos4kidz.blogspot.com


Washi Tape Silhouette for Mother’s Day

Little Red Riding Hood fabric from Kokka Japan

Little Red Riding Hood fabric from Kokka Japan

I have found this step-by-step washi tape silhouette tutorial that would be great idea for Mother’s Day with the children.


It’s also adorable to frame the silhouettes of each family member for the hall gallery!


Washi Tape Silhouette Tutorial on Modes4U blog

Washi Tape Silhouette Tutorial on Modes4U blog

Framed Washi Tape Silhouette

Framed Washi Tape Silhouette

Free Printable Mother's Day Gift Tag

Free Printable Mother's Day Gift Tag



Matryoshka Nesting Easter Eggs

Kokka matryoshka fabric from Japan

Kokka matryoshka fabric from Japan

When I was decorating the plastic eggs with my new polka dots washi tapes for Easter, suddenly I came up with an idea to stack the eggs into each other, which worked like matryoshka nesting dolls.


I googled and found the same idea on blissbloomblog.com with detailed tutorial! Don’t they look cute?


Matryoshka nesting eggs tutorial on blissbloomblog.com

Matryoshka nesting eggs tutorial on blissbloomblog.com

Matryoshka Nesting Easter Eggs

Matryoshka Nesting Easter Eggs

I’ll be sure to share my matryoshka eggs soon.


Have a Happy Easter!


Funny Yummy Easter Eggs

Bunny fabric by Robert Kaufman

Bunny fabric by Robert Kaufman

Easter is just around the corner, and you know what that means… it’s time gather the kids around the kitchen table to decorate Easter eggs!


It is not only a kid friendly holiday, but it could be some fun for adults to make special Easter eggs.


Easter Cupcakes Baked in Real Egg Shells on cupcakeproject.com

Easter Cupcakes Baked in Real Egg Shells on cupcakeproject.com

Rainbow Jello Easter Eggs on choosetothrive.blogspot.com

Rainbow Jello Easter Eggs on choosetothrive.blogspot.com

Homemade Cadbury Creme Eggs on instructables.com

Homemade Cadbury Creme Eggs on instructables.com

Crispy Easter Eggs on delish.com

Crispy Easter Eggs on delish.com

The whole set of free Easter printables on amandaparkerandfamily.blogspot.com

The whole set of free Easter printables on amandaparkerandfamily.blogspot.com

Valentine Fabric Heart Topiaries

Michael Miller's Valentine Heart Fabric

Michael Miller's Valentine Heart Fabric

Will you prepare some Valentine home decor for more affectionate atmosphere?


I decide to make my own the valentine fabric heart topiaries (tutorial from kirstikoo.blogspot.com).


Valentine Fabric Heart Topiaries on kirstikoo.blogspot.com

Valentine Fabric Heart Topiaries on kirstikoo.blogspot.com

It would be even easier to make with cardboard and washi tapes to grow your lovely plant.


Valentine Heart Topiaries on my.hgtv.com

Valentine Heart Topiaries on my.hgtv.com

Robert Kaufman Valentine Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Valentine Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Valentine Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Valentine Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Valentine Flower Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Valentine Flower Heart Fabric

Robert Kaufman Valentine Love Fabric

Robert Kaufman Valentine Love Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Heart Knit Fabric

Robert Kaufman Colorful Heart Knit Fabric

Chinese Knots for Chinese New Year & Valentine’s Day

Lucky Cats fabric from Cosmo Japan

Lucky Cats fabric from Cosmo Japan

I have just learnt tying the Chinese Good Luck Knot which is quite easy and fun to make for decorations or presents. It works fine by following the pictures or watching youtube video.

Chinese Good Luck Knot on jipin.kaixin001.com

Chinese Good Luck Knot on jipin.kaixin001.com

I am so addicted to tying knots now, trying out the Celtic heart knot bracelet for my friends on Valentine’s Day too.


Celtic heart knot bracelet on hartandsew.blogspot.com

Celtic heart knot bracelet on hartandsew.blogspot.com

Celtic heart knot tying instructions on pincookie.com

Celtic heart knot tying instructions on pincookie.com

New Year’s Eve Countdown Ideas

Timeless Treasures numbers fabric

Timeless Treasures numbers fabric

Hoo-ray! We all  survived the end of the world according to an ancient Maya prophecy. Is it going to be more important to have a countdown party for year 2013?


Here’s a super FUN idea for New Year’s Eve countdown… put a note inside each balloon and do what it says at that hour…bake cookies, play a game… This could be fun for kids or adults.


popping one balloon an hour and each from 8pm for countdown

popping one balloon an hour and each from 8pm for countdown

New Year's Eve Countdown Balloons and Wine Glasses

New Year's Eve Countdown Balloons and Wine Glasses

Happy New Year Everyone!

Happy New Year Everyone!


Scary Halloween Glow in Dark Crafts

Timesless Treasures Halloween glow in the dark spiderwebs fabric

Timesless Treasures Halloween glow in the dark spiderwebs fabric

Halloween is not too far away which mean if you don’t have your decorations up yet that you will soon. 


There are many lovely decorations you can put up, but generally kids want to be scared. I particularly love “glow in the dark” stuff to make it spooky mood. Try these easy, DIY glow in dark Halloween decorations that will scare you trick or treaters right off your doorstep.



Halloween Glow in Dark pumpkin on blog.homeseasons.com

Halloween Glow in Dark pumpkin on blog.homeseasons.com

Halloween Glow in Dark cupcake on recipesnobs.com

Halloween Glow in Dark cupcake on recipesnobs.com

Halloween Glow in Dark eyeball wreath on ehalloweenblog.blogspot.com

Halloween Glow in Dark eyeball wreath on ehalloweenblog.blogspot.com

Halloween Glow in the Dark ghost dresses with chicken wire on  inspiringpretty.com

Halloween Glow in the Dark ghost dresses with chicken wire on inspiringpretty.com