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Four Dozen Eco-Friendly Felt Crafts

Four Dozen Eco-Friendly Felt Crafts Felt is SO much fun to craft with, and felt crafts are even better when you realize how eco-friendly they can be! Prefer crafting with natural materials? Wool felt is for you. Prefer crafting with recycled materials? You’ll love Eco-fi felt, made from recycled plastic bottles! Whichever kind of felt […]

Three Dozen Free Knit Hat Patterns

Three Dozen Free Knit Hat Patterns Knitting season is upon us! I can tell, because as I sit here at my writing desk, I’m wearing wool socks, sweatpants, and a fleece hoodie with a giant unicorn head for a hood (it’s for sure my best thrift shop score EVER!), and I’m still freezing. When I […]

21 Free Leggings Patterns and Tutorials

21 Free Leggings Patterns and Tutorials If you’ve been suspecting that you can make leggings that are just as good as the ones you can buy in stores, then you are RIGHT! Leggings are super easy to sew, very forgiving for the beginner, and best yet, when you’re in charge of making them, you get […]

How to Design a Logo, in 5 Simple Steps

How to Design a Logo, in 5 Simple Steps Take a quick glance around whatever space you’re in right now. No matter whether it’s a coffee shop, your office, your bedroom, a subway car, or the park, there’s one thing you’ll certainly find: a logo. Be it on a postcard pinned to a corkboard, emblazoned […]

How Creative Routines Improve Your Health and Well-Being

How Creative Routines Improve Your Health and Well-Being Smoking, jogging, stress eating, meditating — daily routines play a big role in overall health and well-being. But should creative routines also be on that list? Several studies suggest that creative work and creativity, at a minimum, can boost mental health while others argue that art has […]

32 Eco-Friendly Halloween Crafts

32 Eco-Friendly Halloween Crafts Halloween is the BEST holiday, but don’t get tricked into thinking that you’ve got to throw down the bucks in order to celebrate it in style. The truth is that too many store-bought Halloween decorations and accessories are made with unsustainable materials and practices, shipped long distances, and include too much […]

Veterans Day, Every Day

Veterans Day, Every Day On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, the “War to End All Wars” was at an end. The year was 1918 and The Great War was declared over. Americans recognized the date as Armistice Day and celebrated world peace while also honoring veterans who fought in […]

13 Ways to Upcycle Eyeglass Cases

13 Ways to Upcycle Eyeglass Cases It’s easy to donate your old eyeglasses, but what about the cases? The donation facility likely doesn’t want them. You got a new one with your new eyeglasses, so YOU don’t need them. They’re probably not recyclable and probably made of plastic, so your choices are to toss your old […]