Double Pinwheel Video Tutorial

double pinwheel tutorial

I’ve got a cute easy tutorial for you today; a pretty paper double pinwheel. Last week I aired my first YouTube video tutorial.  If you care to take a peek you can see my Heat Embossing Tutorial here. Today I am showing you how to create a pretty little pinwheel for a decoration or party favor.  Take a look and let me know what you think. I’d love to see your pinwheel creations, feel free to share them in the … read more

Gray and Yellow Scalloped Frames


I got some happy mail last week from Pick Your Plum (affiliate link).  Among {many} other things were 3 plain scalloped frames.  Oh the possibilities! I decided to use them in my stairwell that I am trying to decorate.  You can see my inspiration here. This blank space really needs some love, and these frames were just dying for some color and texture. I grabbed some paint, yellow craft paint and Anonymous Gray by Behr.  Then I picked out some … read more

Heat Embossing Tutorial & Video

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I’ve got news today folks, Creative Ramblings is now on YouTube!  Hooray!  I am so excited to start sharing crafty tutorials with you. Back before Pinterest (do you remember that, it feels so long ago) YouTube was my first resource for craft tutorials.  I am a visual leaner and love taking notes or sometimes working along with a video to perfect a technique. Today I usually hit Pinterest first and if I’m lucky will find a post with great step … read more

Etched Glass Coasters

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What’s your favorite craft technique?  Is there something that you just get the itch to do and can’t seem to get enough?  For the longest time I loved, adored, doing anything with paper.  I would make cards, boxes, banners, flowers, you name it. I still really enjoy that and do it all the time.  Although lately most of my paper crafts are for others via Etsy.  That’s all fine and good but I’m not enjoying making these paper creations for … read more

Pinterest Link Party

Thanks for stopping by today, I hope you are having a lovely weekend. We’ve decided to take a summer hiatus from the Pinterest Link Party. It’s a busy time for all of us and we want to make sure we’re bringing you a quality party each week.  I’ll be sure to let you know where we start back up again, I hope you’ll join us. While you are here, take a look at what I’ve been up to this week. … read more