Saturday, June 30, 2007

Blanket Stitch

Have you been wanting to do a penny rug but just can't catch on to the blanket stitch they use on it ? This video is great for teaching you how. Dreamalittle does a great job so take a peek at her video and you'll soon be sewing away. Blanket stitch video

Friday, June 29, 2007

Making Wooden Stenciled Signs

Megan of American Prims is a stay at home mother of 3 and has been professionally crafting for 5 years. She creates all kinds of wonderful dolls, critter, simmering teas and handcrafted signs. On her blog AmericanPrim Primitive How-Tos she shares with us how she makes her wonderful stenciled wood signs. The directions she gives for these are very well thoughtout and the pictures make following them very easy even for a beginner.