Two Little Babushkas Cross Stitch Pattern

We're seeing babushkas popping up all over our apartment and handmade Christmas gifts, thanks to this Two Little Babushkas Cross Stitch Pattern ($8). Hand towels, pillow cushions for little nieces bedrooms, and kitchen towels are looking extra cheerful this holiday season. Somebody's got to do... [More]

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Lil' Cupcake Felting Kit

Can you say stocking stuffer? Tuck a Lil' Cupcake Felting Kit ($3) into your own daughter's stocking and you're Santa's guaranteed to be the coolest gift giver on the block. Santa gets all the credit.... [More]

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Millspun Woolen Yarns

What to give the crafter in your family.... Try some artisan woven yarns! Straight from a farm in New England, Millspun Woolen Yarns ($10) brings knitters gorgeous 100% wool yarns in colors of the British Isles. Craft soft beanies, sweaters, and gloves in tweeds, heathers,... [More]

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Handmade Hellos

Last time we went to pick up a card at the store we turned it over and saw it cost five bucks. Five bucks for a piece of paper?! We'll spend an evening crafting cool cards and watching chick flicks rather than pony up serious... [More]

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Felt Doll Kits

Oh, how we wish we were seven again and we could have a brood of these sweet felt dolls to play with (seriously, why were Troll Dolls the thing back then?). Thank goodness we have a brood of nieces who would love these adorable fairies.... [More]

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Gingerhaus Ultimate Gingerbread House Kit

Somehow we got a mother who made gingerbread houses from scratch, mixed up globs of royal icing to cement it together, and bought unique candies to decorate the house into perfection. We did not inherit that gene, but we still love to decorate. That's why... [More]

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Make Art Mistakes

Encourage your little Picasso to hone their art skills with the Make Art Mistakes ($17) sketchbook. Full of fun drawing exercises and entertaining quotes and graphics, this book is just what they need to get their creative juices flowing. Tuck it into a stocking or... [More]

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Holiday Flower Cupcake Wrapper

Considering poinsettas represent good cheer and success, we think it's only appropriate that you wrap your delicious holiday goodies in these adorable Holiday Flower Cupcake Wrappers ($25 for 25). Because obviously your cupcakes are a success (you made them, after all...) and everyone who eats... [More]

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The Repurposed Library

Let's face it, with iPads, Kindles, nooks and the good ol' internet, books are slowly but surely becoming an afterthought for avid readers. Don't let those shelves full of 'relics' go to waste! The Repurposed Library: 33 Craft Projects That Give Old Books New Life... [More]

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2011 Holiday Gift Idea: Rifle Journals

We (and our pocketbooks!) love the idea of snagging this set of three Rifle Journals ($13) and using them as stocking stuffers or small "any woman" gifts for the holidays. They're small, chic, and we can personalize them by writing a sweet message to the... [More]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Frankie Magazine 2012 Journal

We have a few friends on our gift list this year who are boycotting social media. We'll miss their witty status updates, but know we'll knock their present out of the park with the Frankie Magazine 2012 Journal ($35). It's organized by days and gives... [More]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2011: Where I've Been Scratch Map

The perfect gift for the globe-trotting friend you're secretly jealous of, the Where I've Been Scratch Map ($25) lets them scratch off all of their prior travels with a coin--just like a winning lotto ticket. Which, by the way, is what you'll need to ever... [More]

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2011 Holiday Gift Idea: Pink Orchids Pillow Top Needlestitch

We love a good gift card as much as the next girl, but there's something exciting about unwrapping a present. There's something even more exciting when it didn't come from a detailed list with images. We suggest giving this Pink Orchids Pillow Top Needlestitch ($33)... [More]

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Cheap Thrill: This Took Forever Labels

All those Quick Knits and 2 Hour Craft books are giving us homemade gift makers a bad rap. Look, receivers of handmade goods, just because we could've bought you a cable knit scarf at Target or an apron from Williams Sonoma doesn't mean it was... [More]

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Lace Rabbit Floral Wooden Stamp Set

We doubt we're the only ones who collected stamps as kids? We're upgrading our lame collection of smiley faces and cheap floral stamps (ahhh, the taste of pre-teens) and adding this Lace Rabbit Floral Wooden Stamp Set ($26) to our craft corner. Bust them out... [More]

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Vogue Knitting International Holiday Magazine

We admit we're more than a little jealous of people who can knit their own scarves, sweaters, and stockings. We'd love to join the club of woman who chant 'knit, pearl' quietly under their breath as they click their needles together while a hat magically... [More]

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Cheap Thrill: Peering Ninja Decal

It's definitely time to personalize our laptops, and what better way to show off out awesomeness than with this Peering Ninja Decal ($4) from Decal Robot? Maybe when we're out and about, it'll spark up a debate with a hottie about ninjas vs. pirates. We'll... [More]

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Celebrate: Dritz Home Long Straight Upholstery Hand Needles

We love to seize the opportunity to celebrate each and every day - after all, the daily grind can be, well, a grind. We're learning that there are many holidays out there that may not have reached "Hallmark" calendar status, but they still count and... [More]

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Wine Enthusaist Round Wine Cork Board & Trivet Kit Set

Now, this is a craft project we can get behind. We haven't seen the actual instructions on this Round Wine Cork Board & Trivet Kit Set ($30 on sale), but we're guessing that it reads like this. Step 1: Drink a sh*tload of wine. Step... [More]

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Campo Marzio Measuring Tapes

WHY are we bringing you a post about these Campo Marzio Measuring Tapes ($10, each)? Because you're an online shopper! It's always beneficial to have a measuring tape handy when ordering off the internet. We've stocked up because even though most places have easy returns,... [More]

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