Make a set of Perler Disney Princess magnets for the fridge, including patterns for Belle, Ariel, Cinderella, Snow White, Aurora, Elsa, and Merida

Perler Beads Disney Princess Patterns

Perler beads are the best. I remember playing with them in my youth, but only in rare spurts. I mostly remember having a couple Chicago Bulls “coasters” made with Perler beads. Fortunately, my sister took it upon herself to rediscover Perler and has helped ignite in me a fresh love for the craft. This Christmas I decided to craft for a friend a set of Perler Disney Princess magnets for the fridge. Continue reading “Perler Beads Disney Princess Patterns”

How NOT to Knit! Tips to save any knitter a headache

How Not to Knit

When I was 13, my best friend and I decided we wanted to learn how to knit. This was in the early 00s, and the home crafter trend was just starting to pick up. However, we were mostly into this idea because we could make iPod cases and fingerless gloves and skinny scarves. OH, THE SKINNY SCARVES!! Continue reading “How Not to Knit”

Works in Progress

Naturally, I started this blog with the hope of capturing all my wildly wonderful home projects and making you positively emerald with envy.

I’m not particularly handy, but I am damn stubborn and relatively frugal, which tends to result in risky DIY activities at a regular cadence. Continue reading “Works in Progress”