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Antique Doorknobs as Drape Tie backs, How to install them

When I first saw the idea of using antique doorknobs as drape/curtain tie backs I knew it was something that I wanted to do. They are so classy! So, I decided to start pricing them out. Holy cow! The styles that I love are SO EXPENSIVE…even on ebay. On a whim I decided to check …

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How to get a non-fraying edge when cutting ribbon.

I decided to update this post, so while I have been adding the finishing touches to my neighbor Christmas gifts this year, I snapped a few more pictures to add to this one.     I think that every serious crafter should know how to cut ribbon so that it won’t fray. I can’t tell …

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Play Kitchen and Dress-Up Station, All in One

It feels like our home is shrinking as we are steadily outgrowing it. This is forcing me to become more creative with what little space we do have, until the housing market gets back on track anyway. Since joining Pinterest, I’ve seen so many darling kids play kitchens and dress-up stations and didn’t think we’d ever …

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How To Remove Wax From Carpet, Without Chemicals

A couple of years ago, I was pretty upset because I had accidentally dripped RED candle wax across my very light colored carpet (across I’d say 20 feet of carpet) and I thought for sure that we were going to have to replace all of it. Later, I was talking to a friend about it (thanks Autumn) and …

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