How to Arm Knit a (Infinity) Scarf in 30 minutes

How to Arm Knit a Scarf in 30 minutes or less via ThriftyNinja.net

I wanted to learn to knit for…ever.  I tried.  I failed.  Then I saw people talking about ARM KNITTING and figured I could try it…I mean, it just uses yarn and your arms…what’s the worst that could happen? Well….it took me a while to understand.  It took me a LOT of different videos, tutorials and pictures [...]

How to Make a No-Sew T-Shirt Bag

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We all have those t-shirts sitting around that we love, but can’t wear any more for one reason or another.  I have some I don’t care about but for some reason can’t just toss them.  I want to make them useful.  Maybe I have a shirt that has a meaning to me, but I don’t [...]

45+ Candy Corn Inspired Crafts

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When you see Candy Corn in the store, you know it’s fall.  That mixture of white, orange and yellow is so common around the Halloween season.  I can’t get enough of it!  Even if I don’t eat the candy, I want a bunch sitting in bowls around my house.  This year I’ve decided it’s time [...]

20+ Halloween Crafts to make with Milk Jugs!

Halloween Milk Jug Crafts

My family goes through A LOT of milk.  I never know what to do with the jugs.  We don’t have recycling in my area until later this month and throwing them away is just…well…..wasteful.  The plastic has to be good for something..right?  Well, with the holidays here, I have a LOT of crafting to do…..so I [...]

Duct Tape Rose Pen Tutorial

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I was walking through Lowe’s yesterday and saw a big display of duct tape.  It was all different colors and patterns and I was drawn to it.  I had to have some.  I had to create….something.  I had nothing in mind, but knew I would spend the remainder of my day making duct tape items. [...]

Stenciled T-shirt Tutorial

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How many times have you accidentally splashed some bleach on your shirt and so mad when the little white spots started to show up right away?  Yep, I’ve done that a time or two.  I have also had random stains show up on some of my favorite shirts and thought they were gone forever.  I [...]

Kids crafts with toilet paper rolls, brilliant or disgusting?

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My mom still has a Santa Claus I created using a toilet paper roll when I was about 6 years old.  As long as I know, toilet paper rolls have been used to create timeless treasures.    Well, timeless until they get smashed in a box, but you know what I mean. I never thought [...]