Crafts

Fabric Flower Tutorial

Hey everyone! Remember my DIY Flower Jar post I did a while back? Well, I decided to try to copy the Jo-Ann Fabrics flower that I used in that post and I’ve got it documented here in a step-by-step Fabric Flower Tutorial for you! Grab some scrap fabric and let’s get started!     Emily Read More

get ready for fall free crochet pattern roundup

‘Get Ready for Fall’ Free Crochet Patterns Round-up

‘Get Ready for Fall’ Free Crochet Patterns Round-up It’s September already folks – fall is right around the corner!!! One of my favorite things about fall (besides anything pumpkin or apple, or boots, scarves, sweaters, and blustery days) is crocheting! Fall is the perfect season to cozy up on the couch and crochet a project Read More

Chalkboard Chore Chart

Easy DIY Chalkboard Chore Chart

I don’t know about you, but I survive my busy life by implementing LISTS — I’ve got lists for everything! (I believe I inherited this trait from my mother ;-)) Maybe it’s because, in a way, I’m emptying my mental list onto paper, chalkboard, computer, etc. Then I can breathe a little easier, since relying solely Read More

DIY Colored Bobby Pins

Colored bobby pins are such a cute hair accessory! I love adding a little pop of color to my hairstyle 🙂 Here’s a quick and easy way to make your own colored bobby pins . . . Emily Nickersonsixcleversiste.wpengine.com Read More

crochet puff pouf pillow free pattern

DIY Crochet Circle Puff Pillow Pattern

CROCHET PUFF PILLOW FREE PATTERN Recently I found a free popcorn stitch flower pattern on bhookedcrochet.com, and the bold and beautiful design was just begging to be turned into BIG form and take center stage. 🙂 Brittany mentioned in the instructions that this flower pattern can just continue and continue by following “the rules of crocheting in the round.” Read More

DIY Flower Jar

Happy Wednesday everybody! I’ve got an easy DIY decor flower jar for you today – it’s super cute, super easy, and super inexpensive! I made this for one of my little friend’s birthday . . . she got her room remodeled and repainted recently, so I made her a little decoration for her desk. I Read More

Washi Tape Pencil Holder

Washi Tape Pencil Holder for School

Washi Tape Pencil Holder for School   It’s almost time to start the new school year (already?!), and as a homeschooling mom, I’m doing what it takes to get my kids excited about it! One thing that my kids love to do is make something all on their own that is useful. My kids are Read More

Get ready for the Fourth of July!

Can you believe it – the Fourth of July is this weekend! This year is just flying by! Get ready for your patriotic party with these easy tips, crafts, recipes, and ideas! Happy party planning . . .   Need the perfect decorations for your party . . . http://sixcleversiste.wpengine.com/america-pennant/   Emily Nickersonsixcleversiste.wpengine.com Read More

Simple Paint Stick Flag

Simple Paint Stick Flag

  With the 4th of July just around the corner, I needed a quick, but cute decoration for my front door! This Paint Stick Flag came together in just one afternoon and since I had several basic supplies on hand, was literally one of the cheapest crafts I’ve ever made. PAINT STICK FLAG Supplies: 9 Read More

DIY Wooden Photo Block

DIY Wooden Photo Block

DIY Wooden Photo Block This DIY Wooden Photo Block makes such a nice personalized gift! I made this one for my Honey as a gift for Father’s Day from our two baby boys. My husband cherishes sentimental gifts, so this was really the perfect idea for him and adds such a nice touch to his Read More

Stars and Stripes Mason Jars

Stars & Stripes Mason Jars

Stars & Stripes Mason Jars   The Fourth of July is coming up and you need to get ready for your patriotic party! These super cute “Stars & Stripes Mason Jars” are a breeze to make and would be perfect for holding utensils at a summer picnic, displaying some wildflowers, or holding sparklers for your Read More