Cheesecloth Ghost Craft… Nailed It

I had a vague memory of a craft I tried as a child. It’s an old-school technique, where you spray   Read More »

Is that handmade soap, or is it gritty caustic snot?

So I tried to make soap. I’ve done it before and it’s been a huge success. Everyone got lovely soapy   Read More »

Melted Yarn Cookies

I have been so excited lately to be helping out with a new business in my town – a yarn   Read More »

Skinny Shirt Fail

When reader Jessica was trying to make a shirt for one of her sister’s stuffed animals, she had a little   Read More »

How NOT to Stencil a Drawer

It started with the free dresser I got on the curb. The top two drawers came in parts so I   Read More »

Perfect Poo Cupcakes

I asked, the universe answered. Well, I Tweeted… “Cupcake bakers, I respectfully request you NOT use the large round piping   Read More »

Resin Flower Fail

One of our most popular fail ingredients is resin. The reason? Resin is not a beginner’s medium. And, if you   Read More »

Polymer Clay Cupcake… Nailed It

This is my first attempt EVER to use liquid polymer clay to make the frosting of a cupcake. So, yes,   Read More »