How To Make A No Sew Fabric Bookmark

I love using up fabric scraps and can never have enough bookmarks, so this fast and easy craft shows you how to make a no sew fabric bookmark! It’s hard to find ideas to use up knit fabric scraps (I have a huge list of them in this post!) but this craft perfectly uses up those weird long strips you end up with after cutting out clothes. Most craft stick ideas are for kids, but I think these would be a perfect gift for an adult. They kept my place in the embroidery book I was looking at; I think I’ll make a few more and slide them into my purse for when I’m reading on the go.

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How to Make Felt Faux Gemstone Magnets

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Faux gem magnets will keep your notes and reminders hanging in style! Simple embroidery stitches and felt scraps make this a quick and easy diy gift idea. Free pattern and tutorial in this sponsored post. #ad

I love gemstone and agate designs, but anything remotely rock-like gets stolen by my children, to be pushed around by their toy bulldozers, so I needed to get creative. Adding some graphic gem designs to our house has been on my decorating list for a while, and I recently had the motivation to hang up some visual affirmations. Reminders help me maintain some of the changes I’ve been working towards in the new year! I have a free pattern and tutorial for how to make felt faux gem magnets if you want to try yourself; they are quick and easy – I can picture a whole set in jewel tones.

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How To Make Felt Coasters – No Sewing Required!

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I’m sharing how to make felt coasters, no sewing required, in an ode to how Snapple® fits into my day. I’m not a coffee, tea, or soda drinker so I love having a Snapple Kiwi Strawberry to grab during my afternoon break and after a long morning. In the past, I’ve shared how Snapple got me through the roughest parenting day I’ve had in the past 4 years. I’m happy to share again about the current rollback price at Walmart, along with this easy felt craft tutorial!

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DIY Keychain for a Tween

DIY gift ideas for tweens and teens can be tricky - use a sharpie and shrinky dinks to make a custom keychain for their bags or jackets! This tutorial will show you how to make a diy keychain in a few easy steps.I was brainstorming DIY tween gift ideas back before Christmas and couldn’t come up with anything for my nieces (last year I made them Harry Potter leg warmers!). After I’d already bought them something (a subscription to Kazoo magazine, it looks so cool!), I realized that it would be easy to customize a shrinky-dink keychain for their interests. My friend Kelly, who blogs at Handmade Boy, said she could never find anything with an alto clef symbol  and I made one so I could send it over. She said her daughter loves it, and took some lovely photos of it so I could share!

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