Whimsical Canvases

*Project by Kailyn @  Kailyn's Bit of Sunshine* One of my favorite things about Dr. Seuss is his whimsical use of words and his very odd, warped sense of humor. I just love him. I can relate with him. So, how can you not love someone who says, and I quote  "In my world, everyone's a pony and they all eat rainbows and poop butterflies!" I have always loved quoting his quirky little sayings. So it was simple to come up with and … [Continue reading...]

Dr. Seuss Flash Cards

*Project by Heidi @ Made by Heidi* "Big A, Little A... what begins with A?" Remember that awesome book? Well, it was my inspiration for these little flash cards! Needless to say, I spent countless hours glued to my computer screen! but is was sooo worth it, aren't they soooo cute? I even made a "Cat in the Hat" felt carrying case. There is a flash card for every letter in the alphabet. The cards measure 4 3/4 inches by 3 1/4 inches. My … [Continue reading...]

Grinch Advent Calendar

*Project made by Chica and Jo @ Chica & Jo* We love everything Christmas and can never wait for it to arrive.  One of our favorite ways to bide our time and know exactly how much longer we have is with an Advent calendar. We knew we had to use the Dr. Seuss inspiration point to create a How the Grinch Stole Christmas Advent calendar. With this calendar, you get a present and part of the story each day.  By the time you reach the last … [Continue reading...]

Dr. Seuss Activity Blocks

*Tutorial by Mandy @ Sugar Bee for her win during the Dr. Seuss theme* Check out these awesome Dr. Seuss Activity Blocks - way fun!!  My kids have LOVED them - all ages can find fun things to learn and do with them. For this project you'll need: -a 2x2x8 board (they're at the back of Lowe's - around $1.30 or something) -mod podge -various colors of craft paint -optional: words cut out of cardstock or vinyl (otherwise you could just … [Continue reading...]

Fancy Nancy Bow Holder

*Project by Niki @ LilyBug Designs* My daughter has many bows and I have been wanting to make her a cute bow holder.  She even took it upon herself to clip all her bows on to a scrap piece of ribbon.  What kind of crafty mother am I that I haven't made my child some sort of bow holder?  I know, shame on me.  Well, since she loves all things fancy this is a Fancy Nancy inspired bow holder. You can clip all sorts of bows to the locks of yarn. … [Continue reading...]

Monogram Wall Hanging

*Project by Mandy @ SugarBee Craft Edition* My toddler is growing up - time to convert the nursery to a big boy room.  To compliment the colors I'll be using on his bedding, I made a Monogram Yarn Wall Hanging to display above his dresser. This idea has so many possibilities - grab any color of yarn and you have a custom wall hanging for any room.  Older children/teen may enjoy making it themselves.  It can add a pop of art in a family … [Continue reading...]

Felted Yarn Cards

*Project by Kailyn @  Kailyn's Bit of Sunshine* I decided to go about the yarn challenge with a twist. Literally. I decided to try my hand at felting. I figured I could do small testers and see what worked. They all turned out so fun and funky, I decided I needed to use them all. What better way than to make some funky original cards. I started with dyed wools and book on felting. I also incorporated wool yarn into the mix. When … [Continue reading...]

Yarn Necklace

*Project by Heidi @ Made by Heidi* Make yourself a gorgeous yarn necklace! Pretty, eh? You can totally rock this necklace with some jeans & a tee or with an awesome cocktail dress! and don't you just LOVE the color scheme? I also love that is has beads and buttons...You know you want to wear this! ;) … [Continue reading...]