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Welcome to Arts to Crafts where we celebrate all things fun and creative. While I have a love for fiber arts, including knitting, crochet, embroidery, weaving, and macrame. I love all crafts and share various crafts for kids, knitting patterns, handmade gifts to make, and how to upcycle. What I love about arts and crafts is that they soothe the soul. From the design process to getting your hands dirty, arts and crafts are a great way to reduce stress, save money, and have fun. So celebrate your creative side and enjoy finding your next project on ArtsToCrafts.

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Water Bottle Bangle Bracelet

Water Bottle and Paper Bangle Bracelets

Take an old water bottle and turn it into a fun bangle bracelet that you can wear alone, or layer with other bracelets.  This is recycling and upcycling at its very best! How to Make a Water Bottle Bracelet The premise of this DIY bracelet is that you’ll sandwich some pretty paper between two layers … Read more
Eggshell Mosaic Bracelet

Eggshell Mosaic Bracelet & Pendant

Who would think that a little old egg could be the perfect resource for making mosaic jewelry?  But as it turns out, eggshells are a great choice for making all sorts of jewelry and crafts. The fragile shells are ideal for creating mosaic designs and when applied to a firm base and sealed for protection, … Read more
No Sew Ted Baker Clutch

DIY Ted Baker Clutch Purse

A clutch purse is perfect for any occasion and the Pink Leda clutch by Ted Baker is adorable.  But the price of a real Ted Baker bag is pretty steep, so how about a DIY project that lets you make your own handbag at a fraction of the cost? I love this tutorial with Gracie … Read more
Knit Bear Pattern

Adorable Knit Bear Pattern

Knitting Pattern for Huggable Bears Take a look around my house and you will see that I love stuffed animals. My kids have inherited, or should I say taken over my collection, but I’m not embarrassed to say that many of the cuddly creatures in our house have been with me long before I had … Read more
DIY Box Purse

DIY Box Clutch Purse

It’s always nice to have a little clutch to go with a special dress, but buying them can get expensive and I can never find the style I want.  You know how it is right?  You’re heading out to a wedding or party and you want the perfect shoes or bag to go with your … Read more
Mothers Day Gift Idea

DIY Mothers Day Gift Idea

Make a painted cup or mug for Mother’s Day and every day your mum will enjoy this personalized gift.  One of the reasons why I love this gift idea is because a personalized mug can be made lots of ways.  You can use markers or paints to create a truly memorable gift.  Write a simple … Read more
Mothers Day Flower Mug

Mothers Day Flower Mug Bouquet

Make your mother a bouquet of flowers that she can reuse once Mother’s Day has passed.  With this mug bouquet, she’ll be able to use the mug and the artificial flowers all year long. Although this video shows you how to make a flower mug bouquet, one of the things I like best about it … Read more
Mothers Day Gift

DIY Mothers Day Gift Felt Craft Tutorial

Looking for a cute Mother’s Day gift idea?  This tutorial includes the template you need to create the felt cut-outs to make an “I Love My Mom” banner.  Add some magnets to the ends of the banner and you’ve got the perfect way to hang this banner. Put the banner up so that it greets … Read more
DIY Faux Clay Pottery Vase

Create a Clay Pottery Vase from Old Vase

If you have an old vase lying around the house and you’re ready to throw it out, why not transform it into a high-end vase?  You won’t believe the results you’ll get when you use a little paint, clay and stencils to create something that rivals what you’d find at a designer show-room. Faux Clay … Read more
How to Crochet Headband

How to Crochet a Headband

Headbands are a fun gift to crochet for a new baby, teen, or adult.  All you have to do is adjust the length and width to fit a baby or adult.  These headbands are easy to make and you can whip one up in no time at all. This tutorial takes you through the whole … Read more
How to Crochet Flower

How to Crochet a Flower

A crocheted flower is the perfect accent piece for a headband, bag, or gift wrapping.  This tutorial shows you how to crochet a flower with ease.  The video ties-in to the How to Crochet a Headband article, but I wanted to list this tutorial separately since these crocheted flowers are perfect for more than just … Read more
Handmade Decoupage Ornaments

Handmade Ornaments With Book Pages

Ornaments aren’t just for Christmas.  You can use ornaments year-round to decorate your home for each season, or holiday.  And even if you think that ornaments are only for Christmas, that doesn’t mean that you can’t make ornaments all year.  Make a batch with the kids and put them away until Christmas when you can … Read more