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10 Favorite Fall & Halloween Tutorials {plus a little something for you}

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  Tomorrow is September and, in my mind, the beginning of Fall.  And since I'm such a Halloween Freak -- I am excited for Halloween!!  The other day the new Better Homes and Gardens Holiday Crafts Magazine came in the mail -- and I was excited and honored to have my {Creepy} Specimen Art included in this issue.   So fun!!  This issue has a many fun Halloween ideas PLUS 78 Winter … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make Soldered Pendants {tutorial}

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 Hi! I'm Malory from Snips & Spice. I am so excited to be here today at Tatertots and Jello!   For Mother's Day, I wanted to create a pretty, soldered pin for my sister-in-law.   She has the two cutest kids!  George (curious George) also made the cut because he goes everywhere the kids do.  I placed a cute picture on one side of each pendant, then a colorful background on the other.  … [Read more...]

Guest Post — make a Nautical, Anthro-inspired Necklace!! {tutorial}

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 Hi, I'm Nina from Momma Go Round, and I'm SO excited to be here today with Jen!   Since day one of my blogging adventure I've looked up to Jen, so it's a real honor to be on TT&J! Momma Go Round is all about the miracles, milestones, and meltdowns of motherhood. I love to figure out my style in my series Real Momma, Real Style, share crazy tales of life with a 2 year old, my … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Anthropologie-inspired Bib Necklace!!

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I think I'll spare you all the mushy details about the admiration, respect and general happy feelings I have towards Jen and the fabulous TT&J blog.  She is basically pure awesome {but you all know that}, so I'll skip to the real reason I am here today...   To teach you how to make this super duper, crazy easy, Anthropologie inspired, lace and pearl bib necklace. … [Read more...]

Last Minute Stocking Stuffer Craft: beaded keychains

  This is a really fun project to make, it's fast and makes a great stocking stuffer or small gift for a teacher or babysitter. I started making these for my sister's store about 5 years ago and I still love making them. You can customize the colors to fit each person's personality!  Beaded Keychain Tutorial: What you need: florist wire -- you can buy it from most craft stores. … [Read more...]