crafting

knitted vintage-inspired knot headband {craft}

by amy 9 October 2012

now that fall is here + the weather is getting downright chilly, i’m back into the swing of knitting! year-round, i love hair accessories — headbands, scarves made into headwraps, pretty barrettes + clips — so, i wanted to try making a knitted hair accessory. after looking through tons of pictures online, i was inspired [...]

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turn an invitation into a keepsake ornament {craft}

by amy 1 December 2011

welcome to my new favorite craft — turning an invitation into a keepsake ornament. i stumbled across this craft over at pinterest + knew that it would be a great use for one of the leftover invitations from our surprise wedding. (you can find me here on pinterest if you want to follow me). so, [...]

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my halloween (+ most importantly, costume!)

by amy 1 November 2011

i hope that you all had a fabulous halloween! we had a wonderful time – we hung out with family (since they get way more trick-or-treaters than our little street gets), passed out candy, checked out lots of costumes, roasted marshmallows + hot dogs over a fire + ate tons of halloween candy. if you [...]

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frozen watermelon pops for the 4th of july

by amy 28 June 2011

with the 4th of july weekend coming up, i’m sure lots of you are hosting or attending outdoor parties + cookouts. this is, without a doubt, of the easiest + cutest frozen treats to make, + a surprising crowd pleaser. when i last served them, the kids loved ‘em, thinking they were popsicles. little did [...]

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christmas tree o’ books

by amy 22 December 2010

file this under i’m having a christmas party tonight + want to put up some last-minute decorations. let’s go ahead + say it – this christmas tree of books is not exactly the craftiest of crafts. *however* it is super quick + easy to put together, + makes a cute conversation starter. 1. go to your [...]

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