My passion for creativity runs deep. In addition to DIY Skincare & Food I love to Sew and Craft! Crafting Beautiful Things is a great stress reliever and it’s also a thoughtful way to give gifts to family and friends. Here are some categories to make your creative heart sing!
Surprisingly, skincare really can be made at home – effectively and affordably. It’s hard to imagine that skincare can be that simple, but my DIY skincare recipes will knock your socks off. And the best part, they’re totally safe! click the image above to view our recipes!
From Simple Quilt Ideas to Pleated Zipper Pouches – I’ve taken the best of the best and added them to my new site. These simple sewing tutorials will make your crafty heart – Oh Sew Happy! Click the image to above and see our catalog of Simple Sewing Tutorials!
Resources & Recommendations
I’ve compiled the best resources & recommendations for your crafting experience. Blogs I LOVE, Books I can’t live without – shopping online and so much more. I think you’ll find exactly what you need with my recommendations page.
Learn to Sew – Online!
My Detailed Learn to sew series is video based classes – Free and filled with everything from Winding the Bobbin to Threading the Machine. There’s even an entire anatomy of the sewing machine if you’re wondering what all of those bells and whistles do!
Let’s face it, sewing machines don’t always behave the way they’re suppose to. Let these tutorials be your first line of defense before you all your machine in to the Sewing Machine Doctor.
The Maker’s Guide To Making Money!
Many of you may not realize that I actually owned a retail craft and fabric shop. Wow, what an experience? Over the years, I’ve been asked for advice on running a creative small business so I spent a lot of time reflecting on my experience and wrote The Maker’s Guide to Making Money. It’s raw, honest and a real depiction of what it takes to make money in a creative industry. If you, or someone you know, has toyed with going into business – this guide is for you!