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Easy DIY Paper Leaf Garland for Fall

I LOVE fall. If only it weren’t so fleeting! Today we’ll extend fall beauty indoors with this sweet and easy DIY Paper Leaf Garland for Fall. Garlands are enjoyable for any time of year! The theme today is fall and Thanksgiving season, but it would be beautiful with … Read More

Four different handmade gnomes from the DIY Halloween Gnomes (Witch, Mummy, and Ghost) blog post.

DIY Halloween Gnomes (Witch, Mummy, and Ghost)

These DIY Halloween Gnomes (Witch, Mummy, and Ghost) are among gnome-lovers all-time favorites. If you are obsessed with all things Halloween, I know you will enjoy them too! See ALL gnome posts here.Subscribe to receive gnome project ideas, inspiration, & a basic gnome pattern.  Gnome Crafts Ruth Johnson, a … Read More

A simple DIY summer dress made with a mix of printed fabric using McCalls M8090 sewing pattern, modeled on a mannequin.

Easy Summer Dress Patterns for Beginners

Hello, sunshine! Follow along and be inspired with these easy Summer Dress Patterns for Beginners! I also have lots of other pattern ideas too. I hope you find joy and satisfaction in creating something with your own two hands. Summer Sewing If there is a season for the … Read More

5 DIY Gnome Ornaments hanging on a tree.

Gnome Ornaments

Gnome Ornaments are a sweet little craft that is perfect for gifting. Keep reading, and I will show you how to create one yourself. See ALL gnome posts here.Subscribe to receive gnome project ideas, inspiration, & a basic gnome pattern.  DIY Gnome Ornaments These handmade ornaments are quick and … Read More

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Fall Flower Arrangements

Today’s inspiration is all about Fall Flower Arrangements. Let me cheer you on if you’ve never dipped your toe into floral arranging! I just LOVE fall. Everything about this season brings me joy. I love the cool crisp air, the warmth of sweaters, football, and fires. The beautiful … Read More

Blog posts header about Recipe Ideas for Fall Cookies.

Fall Cookie Recipes

Happy Fall, ya’ll! Sorry, I had to say that. 😂 Today, I have a delicious roundup of lots of Fall Cookie Recipes! YUM. If you LOVE cookies as much as I do, I think you will love the variety here. Autumn Cookies If you are ready to cozy … Read More

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Day of the Dead Crafts

Feliz Día de los Muertos! If you are celebrating, here is a roundup of colorful and easy Day of the Dead Crafts to try! Each craft includes photos, instructions, or reasonably priced templates for sale. So visit and enjoy these talented bloggers for other fun ideas, and give … Read More

3 Day of the Dead Gnomes.

Day of the Dead Gnomes

Hello Gnoming Friends; today’s colorful post is in honor of the Dios de Los Muertos holiday. Artist Ruth Johnson made these Day of the Dead beauties and all of the handmade gnomes on this site. If you prefer to purchase a gnome, you can shop Ruth’s handmade collections … Read More

An outdoor fancy picnic styled by Angie Vorse from Party Haus Event Stying.

Fancy Picnics

Fancy picnics are a fun way for adults and kids alike to enjoy the summer sunshine and gather around food and good times. Here in Minnesota, we love to soak up the gorgeous summer days while we have them, and hosting a picnic is a great way to … Read More

A pink floral placesetting from Garden party ideas blog post.

Garden Party Ideas

It’s party season, and the warmer weather is a great time to gather friends for delicious food, conversation, and great times. Here are garden party ideas and tips for your gathering! No need to be intimidated by fancy table settings or elaborate party themes; throwing a Pinterest-perfect garden party … Read More