Quick & Easy DIY: Turn a photo box into a wardrobe box for dolls

As a hobby online seller of dolls and doll clothes, I am always looking for creative ways to display clothes and put custom gift sets together. Turning photo boxes, which are the size of small shoe boxes, into wardrobes for dolls is my latest discovery of cool ways to display and create unique gift sets….

The missing emerald: A writer’s discovery moment

We changed all the light bulbs in our master bathroom to pure daylight or something, which made everything, including us, look completely washed out, desaturated, awful. So, we hauled my fabric bins in and started holding up different colors in the light. Nothing worked. Nothing. As I scanned the bins of neatly organized fabrics in…

Creative Phases: Obsessed With Making Hats & Totes

I prefer small creative projects over larger ones; small, as in something I can complete in a day or two and in a small space, which often translates to small results sans a lot of detail. I can’t speak for anyone else, but I’m assuming we all go through creative “moods.” Recently, after watching only a few…