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portable picnic

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Paige, of Paige+Modern, created this awesome portable picnic for your lunch! Isn’t it so cute and clever! Paige made a guest post over on Design*Sponge that tells how to make one! I am so on it!

cross stitch clock!

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This clock is so awesome! Doe-C-Doe found it when she was thrift shopping for only $5! This is such an inspirational find – it occurs to me how easy it would be to make your own cross stitch clock! I have seen all sizes of clock fixtures at the craft shop for very cheap! It seems like it would be really fun to create your own cross stitch backing with numbers and decoration, and then attach the fixture for the hands!

Jen -May 22, 2009, 8:10AM
wow! that is so cool! i wanna get a frame from the flea market and put my own spin on this- a little embroidery, fabric scraps, n seashells

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romantic collages

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I just adore these whimsical collages by Cafe Baudelaire, don’t you? See more of her pretty and delicate collages here.
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sarah illenberger

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I’ve been really enjoying the clever images of Sarah Illenberger. She does lots of different work for companies like Vanity Fair, NY Times and Nike, all of which is original and fun like the stuff shown above! Check out her website for more fun stuff.
Via Love Forever.

theclothingmenu -May 21, 2009, 11:48AM
oo - i like the hole punched/confetti flowers!

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DIY felted beads!

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These chunky felted bead necklaces are so cool! I love how they look, and you know they probably are fun to touch as well! Kleas made the ones shown above with her pre-school class, who then took the necklaces home to their mothers!
She put together some very nice how-to instructions for making the felted beads and the jewelry! It looks really easy and fun, check it out!

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Angel -May 21, 2009, 7:30AM
That is so awesome, what a great idea to do with kids!

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sew in love letter

Twig & Thistle sewed this cute love letter to her husband. Isn’t it totally adorable? It really brightened my day! I’ll have to try my hand at letter sewing myself!
Via SwissMiss.

alexis -May 20, 2009, 2:53PM
LOVE this! I'm totally making some for all of my friends! Check out my blog: http://twogolddustwomen.blogspot.com
Shelley -May 20, 2009, 1:25PM
that is too cute! I am going to try that out too!

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happy owl glassworks

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I love all these animal charms by Happy Owl Glassworks! There are so many different animals I could never pick one; they’re all too good!
I can’t believe you can get them as night lights, too – that is so awesome! Check out their site here.
Via My Love For You.

crochet lip balm holder!

Ah! Almost too cute- Carina of Carina’s Craft Blog made this little crochet holder for her lip balm! It’s so pretty, and if you are the type that needs your lip balm always handy, really useful! Check out the tutorial she made here!

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I love this awesome idea for a deer head decoration from doe-c-doe! She used the pattern from a vintage transfer (the middle picture) and embroidered the deer’s features onto the fabric, then backed it with 1/2″ foam core. Doesn’t it look awesome?!
Be sure to check out doe-c-doe, it’s good!

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PatShelby -Oct 07, 2009, 3:59PM
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moxy crochet

These blankets from Moxy Crochet are just so amazing and intricate! I think part of the appeal for me is the color combinations – too pretty!
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Kaitlyn Schwab -May 13, 2009, 8:27PM
They look so warm and cozy. Perfect for a bonfire at the beach!

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I couldn’t resist posting a few of these pictures from a little editorial in the April Jalouse Magazine! They are stitched representations of various designers by Olympia Le Tan – I wish her website were finished! I also wish these pictures had scanned a little better, because in the magazine they are just so cute!

jaranian -May 13, 2009, 2:45PM
The tabloid format from the first image is adorable!

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I really like these cute little stools from All the Luck in the World, don’t you? I especially like the cream colored ones! The crafty hand-embroidery really makes them!
Betty Joy found these!

emily -May 14, 2009, 2:56AM
Sooooo cute!! i want one!

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