Panda Paws

*Project made by Lauren @ Creatively Crafty Baby* Girl? Boy? How about something for both! I just love this fluffy costume! Perfect for cold weather, and adorable on any little boy or girl. Little paw prints on the feet, and a little fluffy tail in the back complete the look. And the smile doesn't hurt either! … [Continue reading...]

Hitch: The Mad Scientist

*Project by Kailyn @  Kailyn's Bit of Sunshine* Hitch is wearing a black faux fur custom made wig. His lab coat is made of tea stained muslin. His apron is . They are a faux leather with a woven texture.  He is holding in his leeft hand a test tube, made from a old pen. In his right hand he is holding his saffety goggles made of the same faux leather with holes punched and te lenses are circles cut from a Dr. Pepper bottle. This entire … [Continue reading...]

Super Hero Cape

*Project made by Julliana @ Equal Opportunity Crafter* Boys like to dress up too sometimes! (And who say's a girl can't be a super hero?) I've seen some really cute superhero capes, but none of them were quite right. Still, I wanted one for my's what I came up with. This one is designed so it would be easy on and off (velcro) and not tie around his neck. This tutorial will include the pattern and sizing for Small, Medium … [Continue reading...]

Candy Corn Costume Tutorial

*This tutorial is put together by Chica & Jo based on their winning project for our Costume theme* With Halloween fast approaching, it's time once again to work on costumes. I learned last year while making Little Jo's costume that fleece is a fantastic material to use on costumes, because it's stretchy, warm, soft, forgiving, and doesn't require hemming. I love it! I used fleece again this year to make costumes for the girls, and I … [Continue reading...]

Week 1 – Pumpkins

Well here we are! The start of a new season. Welcome to Season 5! I'm so excited for you guys to get to know these ladies a little bit better. They really are talented women. This week we have something really fun to kick off the new season. I'm teaming up with Caroline from Always Expect Moore. She is hosting a week of celebrating Pumpkins, which just happens to be this weeks theme! It started yesterday and I'm so excited to see all the … [Continue reading...]

Candy Dispenser

*Project by Niki @ LilyBug Designs* Wouldn't it be great if you had a candy dispenser you could leave out on the porch for trick or treaters?  We always seem to take turns on who passes out the candy and who takes the kids around trick or treating.  This year we can both take the kids trick or treating and leave the pumpkin to hand out the candy. You too can make this great candy dispenser using a craft pumpkin, foam core and a knob.  … [Continue reading...]

Pumpkin Cut-Outs

Project made by Mandy @ Sugar Bee Craft Edition It's that time of year - fall - time to get out the pumpkins!  Don't just limit your pumpkin use to home decor and yummy treats - pumpkin up your "look" as well! Pumpkin Cutouts are a simple and cute way to wear your love of fall. For one option, find a discarded black shirt, and spice it up with a jack-o-lantern and fun sleeves. You or your child will then have a unique Halloween shirt for … [Continue reading...]