While creating a team treasury (that you can find here.) the other day on Etsy, I came across LavaGifts, a wonderful Etsy shop that creates custom, handmade wedding cake toppers and baby shower cake toppers. They are SO adorable! If I had known about LavaGifts when Alex and I were getting married, I would’ve loved to have purchased a topper from them (There’s still always … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: LavaGifts
I came across a great eBook today. Paninis are one of my favorite sandwiches..roasted chicken, roast beef..doesn’t matter what’s on it, I love it! With the Easy Panini Recipes eBook, you’ll get 4 additional books for FREE, for only $9.95! That’s $20 off the original price! What a deal. If you want to learn how to make great panini sandwiches, check out the Easy Panini … Continue reading Easy Panini Recipes! (Affiliate Post)
You know me, I’m always on the lookout for great patterns. A friend of mine stumbled across this one and sent it to me, and I just adore it! Meet the Granny Heart: From Daisy Cottage Designs, this adorable free crochet pattern works up quickly and features a picture perfect daisy in the middle! You can find the pattern here. Happy crafting! -KatieOwner, CraftyGirl Merchandise Continue reading Free Pattern: Granny Heart Crochet Pattern from Daisy Cottage Designs
I was browsing through my activity feed when I noticed that someone I follow favorited the most amazing, engraved rolling pin..and I just had to take a look! This led me to ValekRollingPins, a wonderful shop from Poland that does incredibly amazing work with engraved rolling pins. Buying one of their rolling pins is definitely on my wish list now! Here’s a few examples of … Continue reading Etsy Find: Engraved Rolling Pins by ValekRollingPins
Owner Joanna of Etsy shop FMMMaterialGirl loves creating quirky and beautiful items for her shop, including aprons, bibs, badge reels and more. Open since January 2012, FMMMaterialGirl also offers destash items and pet bandanas. Here are a few of her items that caught my eye: Hot Stuff Flames Bandana, $1.89+ Retro Vintage Graphic Print Style Full Bib Apron, $37.85 Reversible Cup Cosy Sleeve in Upcycled … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: FMMMaterialGirl
Opened in March 2012, SomethingSnappy features an array of earrings, rings, necklaces and more. Owner Barbra, located in Evansville, Indiana, accepts custom orders and occasionally has flash sales! Here are a few of her items that caught my eye: Handmade Painted Mario Bullet Bill Mini Lanyard Charm, $5.95 Dainty Minimalist Teal Earrings, $10 Rose Pink Ceramic Painted Owl Bird Earrings, $12 Also, from now until … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: SomethingSnappy
Handmade, artisan products are getting bigger and better every day. Several marketplaces are available online to buy and sell handmade items, and their popularity is only growing. Today’s post focuses on MyMisi, an online marketplace for buying and selling handmade items such as jewelry, crocheted accessories, and more. “MISI” stands for “Make It, Sell It”, and the folks at MyMisi have made it their mission to … Continue reading MyMisi.com – Buy and Sell Handmade! (Sponsored Post)
Opened in December of 2013, RicksChicksBoutique features a wide array of crocheted and arm knitted infinity scarves. Owner Cate Ricks fully believes that “scarves are not just for winter, pair a plain tank top with a light infinity chain scarf and you have a fun and easy summer look!”, which I agree with. 🙂 Here are a few of her items that caught my eye: … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop: RicksChicksBoutique
There’s an overabundance of jewelry shops on Etsy, but once in a while you come across one that sticks out to you..whether it’s for the owner Amanda’s crisp, clear photos or stellar reviews, LemonTree7 sticks out to me. Featuring timeless styles, LemonTree7’s necklaces and earrings would make a classic addition to almost any outfit. Here’s a few of Amanda’s items that caught my eye: Violet … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Shop : LemonTree7
I wish I could say it’s bright and sunny here, but it’s been raining since last night. All. Day. Long. Goodness! I had to run out in the rain to bring in my newly-potted marigolds so they wouldn’t “drown”. Rainy days like today are perfect for one pot comfort meals though. Soups, casseroles, hot sandwiches..you name it. One of my favorite things to make when … Continue reading Rainy day recipe…
Red Heart has a LOT of free patterns to choose from, and is one of my go-to destinations when I feel like trying a new project. Here’s a pattern I came across today: The Heavenly Lace Knit Wristers pattern is one I’m sure to try if I ever pick up knitting! I really like the pink/purple color of the yarn they used.. What do you … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Pattern: Red Heart Heavenly Lace Knit Wristers!
In my browsing today, I came across this super cute Free Crochet Floral Bookmark Pattern, from the blog Scrap Yarn Crochet. Blogger Cherie Durbin, from North Carolina, shares with us a pattern for one of her projects with scrap yarn, the crochet floral bookmark. Here’s a picture of her completed work: Be sure to check out the pattern here. Stay crafty! 🙂 Katie Continue reading Scrap Yarn Crochet : Free Floral Bookmark Pattern
As I was browsing online for patterns today, I came across this adorable pattern for a Pumpkin Crocheted Pincushion. Here is the pattern owner’s picture of the finished product: Isn’t it cute? 🙂 I think it would be great for a fall themed present! Continue reading Free Pattern : Pumpkin Crocheted Pincushion!
I stumbled across this adorable pattern a few days ago, and I thought I’d share! The Free Carrot Carryall Crochet Pouch pattern is adorable, and I’ve already made one and just love it! Here’s the pattern owner’s picture of the finished product: Isn’t it so cute?! I think it would be perfect for little Easter or spring gifts, or even just for a little girl … Continue reading CraftyGirl’s Featured Project: Carrot Carryall Drawstring Pouch