Category Archives: Fall

Quick Knits

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I’m a pretty avid knitter, but I almost exclusively knit sweaters. Sometimes among the slew of never ending collars or that dreaded second sleeve (the feeling of accomplishment after finishing the first one never lasts long), I need to just finish a project. Whether it’s chunky yarn, or a small result, I sometimes need to remember how great it is to finish a project. Here are some of my favorite quick knits.

Colorblocked Baby Booties

Colorblocked Baby Booties

Anything for babies is guaranteed to be finished quickly and look adorable. The color change in these cute booties keeps the pattern interesting, but not so interesting you won’t finish in a couple of hours.

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Brown Paper Bag Vase from a Cardboard Box

By General Crafts Contributor Victoria from the blog Dazzle While Frazzled.

Create a vase for next to nothing with this DIY Tutorial.

For the price of a carton of milk or juice and the brown paper bag it came home in, you can make a very easy and simple vase in a matter of minutes. Display your cut flowers in a fun DIY re-purposed vase today!

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Pumpkin Pie Jewelry Set

By General Crafts Contributor Amy from the Etsy Shop DangerousRainboCraft.

Celebrate the holidays with festive pumpkin pie jewelry for yourself or a hostess.

When it comes to the holidays and family get-togethers, I am always excited for my grandmother’s homemade pumpkin pie topped with a nice dollop of cool whip. Make a pumpkin pie jewelry set to wear or give to the host of this year’s Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.

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