Monthly Archive: January 2012

How To Paint PUL for Cloth Diapers & Covers

Painted Cloth Diaper

Painting PUL is a fun & easy way to embellish cloth diapers, diaper covers, and wet bags.  I use the cloth diaper & diaper cover patterns from Amber Perry Patterns on Etsy. The Basics Wash and dry the PUL cut before painting to remove any sizing left from the manufacturing process. Skipping this step …

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Homemade Dry Shampoo Review

Shaker with shampoo

 I recently tried dry shampoo and I was so pleased that I thought I’d share the information. I used the recipe for dry shampoo found here.  I went to Target, Home Goods, and Walmart looking for a shaker like the one pictured. I did not find one. The closest I got was a …

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Knitting Tutorial: Crochet Cast On

Crochet Cast On Img

    Check my Youtube channel for more video tutorials on knitting, crochet, and sewing.     The crochet cast on is a provisional cast on used in projects where you want to have live stitches at the beginning of your project. This cast on is used in my Butt Knits …

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Knitting Tutorials: Increase & Decrease

Knitting Tutorial Img

    Check out my my Youtube channel for more video tutorials in knitting, crochet, and sewing.     Increases in knitting. I show KFB (knit front & back), which is the increase I use when working the gusset portion of the Butt Knits longies & shorties patterns. I also show …

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