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Felted Acorn Garland DIY Tutorail

Today you are so LUCKY! I am finally sharing how to make gorgeous felted acorn garlands. They are the cutest things ever, don’t you think? It’s no wonder so many of you have asked me for the tutorial. Drum roll… here it is!   Jazz up your home for autumn. Or make a colorful garlandIf you want to read more…click here

The Spiral of Time.

  Welcome to a new month. November! A month of autumn and changes and the calm before the storm. I’m manifesting the Spiral this month.     I’m working on accepting the turnings and changes of life as it evolves. I won’t fight it. I will breath it in. I won’t grieve over another yearIf you want to read more…click here

15 Nature Inspired Autumn Crafts

Mother Autumn gives us so many gifts to craft with in the Fall. Colorful leaves, acorns, pine cones… her generosity is boundless. Here are some of our favorite nature-inspired Fall crafts.       1. Indian Corn Necklace 2. Leaf and beeswax Suncatcher 3. Watercolor Leaf Rubbing 4. Autumn Gnomes 5. Beeswax and Leaf BowlIf you want to read more…click here

Cute Autumn Gnome Peg People

Meet Mr. and Mrs. Autumn Gnome. They are on their way a gathering and are dressed in their best fall colors. Don’t you just love Mrs. Autumn Gnome’s wild hair? She gets entirely frustrated with it when she grooms it in the mornings. She thinks she’d look better with it neat and tidy. She wishesIf you want to read more…click here

Felted Owl Mobiles

Look what I’ve been up to… I’ve been working on felted owl mobiles for The Magic Onions Shop? I love them! They are so cute. They bring their special brand of woodland magic to any kids room. Kitty has a yellow one in her room and it looks utterly adorable. Each owl sits on aIf you want to read more…click here

Inspiration

 

Name the Bird…

Now this is a bird after my own heart! Can you guess what his name is? Yes, he is a woodpecker, but what type of woodpecker? I’ll give you a clue… YOU GOT IT!! He is an Acorn Woodpecker! Look at what he does! He makes hundreds of little holes all over the tree trunkIf you want to read more…click here

Making Beeswax Acorns.

When we made our Beeswax Valentine Hearts yesterday, we had a little melted wax left over. I remembered such a fun project making beeswax acorns and y’all know how crazy I am about acorns. It didn’t take much convincing to get K excited too. Aren’t they just adorable? To make our little beeswax acorns, weIf you want to read more…click here

Make a Thanksgiving Walnut Candle.

Continuing with our Handmade Holidays, today we made sweet little walnut candles. They are enchanting little gifts from nature, made with walnut shells and beeswax. They will flicker warmly on our Thanksgiving table. We needed… walnuts (halved and shelled) and other pods a jar of beeswax candle wicks and scissors We used 3 walnut halves,If you want to read more…click here