Personalizing IKEA finds

IKEA is a crafters dream.  At the very least, it is an organized crafter’s dream!  They offer so many functional and affordable options that help optimize a craft room to meet the needs of a maker.  That being said, with so many crafters racing to IKEA to meet all their needs, it can be easyContinue reading “Personalizing IKEA finds”

Creating an Ideal Workspace

What is the most important part of any craft room?  Some people may say that it is the organization or the inspiring decor, but for me the desk space is the most critical part of any craft space.  For me the ideal workspace has three important qualities: The largest work surface possible Frequently used suppliesContinue reading “Creating an Ideal Workspace”

Sunday Secret #6 – Getting Out of a Creative Rut

  As I am writing this blog post, I am gazing out my window at a dark, dreary winter sky.  The winter blues are a real thing, and they can just suck the energy right out of you.  From school delays and closings, cooped up kids, volunteer commitments, and a busy spouse, the winter canContinue reading “Sunday Secret #6 – Getting Out of a Creative Rut”

Thinking outside the IKEA Box

I love IKEA.  I live about 10 minutes away from an IKEA, and I am pretty sure that when we first moved to this house, I was there every day for two weeks straight.  The furniture is so functional, modern, and affordable.  My house is a walking advertisement for IKEA.  But, when it came toContinue reading “Thinking outside the IKEA Box”