Hoop Art Treasures for Valentine’s Day

What do you do with all the old clothes that were once beloved to your children? The favorite dress that was worn every day for a month… so much that when you look at it, you can actually see your much older child as the toddler they once were? Or the t-shirt that was worn […]

Needle Felted Christmas Ornaments : 7 Tutorials

7 Needle Feltd Christmas Ornament Tutorials : www.theMagicOnions.com

I love working with wool felt… especially for Christmas crafting. It’s warm and cozy and makes the most delightful Christmas ornaments. Here is a collection of my favorite felted ornament tutorials : 1. Needle Felted Heart Tutorial. 2. Felt Ball Christmas Tree. 3. Felt Pine Cone Ornament. 4. Colorful Felt Christmas Tree. 5. Cashmere and […]

Make a Beautiful Winter Wonderland Snow Globe

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We made the most delightful snow globe. It doesn’t snow here in Southern California so, while the rest of the country was experiencing blizzards and snow storms, we set about making our own winter wonderland in a snow globe. Christmas Snow Globe  These are the goodies we needed : A glass jar A tiny deer […]

Winter Magic Craft Boxes Avaliable Now!

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Excitement abounds!!!!  Hundreds of Winter Magic Craft Boxes are on their way to lucky children all over the world. The fairies and I have been preparing the Craft Boxes for weeks… adding special touches here and there, until they are just perfect! They truly capture the magic of fairyland with moss and lichen, butterflies, glittering […]

Sponsor Love – Sesame Seed Designs

I have made a pledge to support small, mom and pop, businesses whenever I can this Holiday Season. I truly find more value in something handmade or handpicked by someone I trust and respect. I hold strong values and beliefs on consumerism and know that the greatest power I have to enact change is through […]

Potato Printed Gift Wrap

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Making potato printed gift wrap can be such fun for the kids. They get so excited to see their artwork under the tree.   It’s super easy too… You’ll need : potatoes sharp paring knife paint white or craft construction paper 1. Cut your potato in half and carefully carve the shape of your stamp […]

Pine Cone and Felt Gnome Christmas Ornament

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There is a special kind of magic that radiates from a handmade felt Christmas Ornament… it is like the effort and love that went into making it is shining forth from it’s own heart. Making ornaments has become a Christmas tradition in our home and I treasure the time I spend with my children as […]

6 Handmade Gifts for Dad

Here are some beautiful handmade gift ideas for Dad on Father’s Day… 1. Awesome Dino Planter 2. Colorful Dream Catcher 3. Rainbow Photo Frame 4. Yummy Chocolate Cake 5. Felted Soap on a Rope 6. Lucky Key Catcher Blessings and magic, Donni

Make a Fluffy Yarn Easter Nest : Tutorial

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Kitty was enchanted with the little yellow yarn chick Teddy made yesterday (here’s a link to see it). What can I make? She asked. Well, I replied, What would you like to make? Um… a soft little brown nest with three speckled robins eggs in it, she decided… I smiled. It was just like Kitty […]

Make a Beeswax Luminary

Happy Valentine’s Day my beautiful friends! I hope your day if filled with love and happiness and special kisses. This morning, Kitty and Teddy went off to school, each with a basket of valentines for their classmates. Kitty had made little heart shaped mice for each of her friends. Teddy… his Valentine’s will be receiving […]