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Swan Planter Miniature Garden

Being a very whimsical person I thought it was time to finally create a miniature garden or two…or maybe a bunch!! Sharing a few pictures of my first two miniatures gardens using swan planters. To see more whimsical art I’ve created … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Knit and Crochet

I know I’ve talked about both knitting and crocheting here on my blog but I haven’t talked about their differences. Both crafts use yarn/fiber to create projects such as sweaters, shawls, wraps, blankets, afghans, scarves, hats, mittens, socks. Both crafts use … Continue reading

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Why Crochet or Knit?

I was asking myself this question as I was preparing to write this blog for Lynette. Lynette is our 2nd member to be promoted this week and her chosen craft is crochet. Lately my blog focus has been to give a little … Continue reading

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The Art of Paper Dolls

This week our Zibbet promotional team is promoting Haruna Marie. Haruna Marie is a husband and wife team that enjoys creating their unique art project pieces together. On their creative list of  art projects you’ll find origami. Seeing the origami cranes featured in their … Continue reading

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Micro Macrame

My mother insisted I take a macramé class when I was a teen. I was resistant to take the class, not because I didn’t want to learn macramé, but I am what I call, socially challenged, so being around people I didn’t know, … Continue reading

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Pressed Flowers and Postage Stamps

One of the Zibbet shops we’re promoting this week is Flowersbyljp. Laurie is the designer of the unique pieces you’ll see in this shop. Pressed flower jewelry caught my eye first while browsing Flowersbyljp. As a gardener and nature lover, I’ve … Continue reading

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Doilies have a job to do

While browsing Mary Alice’s Zibbet shop, OKB this morning, I noticed her beautiful crocheted doilies. Instantly it brought back memories of my Great Grandmother. I’m the proud owner of several of my Great Grandmother’s hand crochet doilies and I keep them safely tucked … Continue reading

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Dreamcatchers and Gods Eyes

I love the look of Dream Catchers and I knew the basics behind what they mean, but till this blog posting, I’d never really read about them. Dream Catchers have very interesting Native American lore. Here’s an excerpt from http://www.dream-catchers.org/. … Continue reading

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Prayer Meditation Beads

Our second Zibbet promotion this week is for Melanie of Mels Bells Jewelry. I was browsing Melanie’s shop this morning to get an idea of what I’d like to blog about. One of the first things I notice in her … Continue reading

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To Paint or Not to Paint

My choice, Not to Paint! They say the cheapest way to update a room is by painting, but what if you really dislike painting!? Oh and I really dislike painting. My husband is the same way, so if there is … Continue reading

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