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How To Apply Wonder Under // Clear and Simple Tips & Tricks

Wonder Under is a great little product that comes in handy for many sewing and crafting projects. In this post, I’m going to show you some simple tips & tricks on how to use this fusible webbing that you might find helpful. I’ll show you the basic application, which is super easy. What is Wonder Under? You may not have
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How To Make a Fabric Bag // Beginner Sewing Tutorial

Oh boy do I have a fun beginner sewing project for you. I’m going to show you how to make a fabric bag. They are so fun and quick to sew and you can use them for so many things. If you’re new to sewing, this is a great beginner sewing project. These fabric bags can be made in any
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window cleaner

How To Make the Best Window Cleaner // the Non-Toxic Way

This DIY window cleaner is the best window cleaner recipe I’ve found. It’s inexpensive, gives streak-free results, and is super fast to make. If you’ve been following me long enough, I’m sure you know I’m all about using non-toxic cleaners and that I love DO-IT-YOURSELF products that work and save money! I’ve tried several other recipes, but this one seems
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kam snaps

How To Apply and Use Kam Snaps the Easy Way

When you have a sewing or craft project that requires a snap, these Kam snaps are the best! They are durable, easy to apply and come in so many fun colors. In this tutorial, I show you how easy they are to apply and some ways that you can use them. Snap application can be a little intimidating for some,
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Instant Pot Creamy White Chicken Chili Recipe // Simple and Delicious

This Instant Pot creamy white chicken chili recipe is simple AND delicious! It’s a yummy, comforting soup that goes with so many things. Serve it with corn chips, corn bread, biscuits, bread sticks or warmed tortillas. What I love about this recipe is that is can be so versatile, I’ll give you some ideas of how to switch it up
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Jan Howell

Jan Howell

Whether it’s a new recipe, a fun craft, or some handy tips for your garden and home, I hope to empower and inspire you with skills that you can use to create joy, improved health, and to do it in a simple way.

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HERE’S A LITTLE ABOUT ME

Hello, I'm Jan

I help DIY crafters take back their creative passion by providing them with patterns and projects tutorials that are easy to follow and quick to make. Most projects utilize upcycled fabric and materials, making the projects inexpensive and environmentally compatible.

Upcycled Denim Patchwork Quilt

Have you ever slept under a denim patchwork quilt? There is nothing better! There is just something about the heaviness of the denim and the coziness of a soft flannel
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Cool Zipper Upcycling

As many of you know I’m really into upcycling and recycling items, and clothing is one of them. In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to deconstruct an
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    If you’re like me and still like to use a hard copy planner, these 2023
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    Simple Fitted Sheet Hack / How To Mark Which Direction It Goes

    When it comes to making your bed, it can be so frustrating, especially when making
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    Simple Meal Planning Tips – How To Take the Stress Out of Dinnertime

    Take the stress out of dinnertime by having a PLAN. Meal planning will not only
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    How To Make Your Own Chalkboard and Magnetic Board for Your Kitchen

    Several years ago I added a chalkboard and magnetic board to one of my kitchen
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    How To Fold a Fitted Sheet the Easy Way | Simple Hack

    Knowing how to fold a fitted sheet in a way that looks nice and is
    UPCYCLING IS HIP

    Upcycling Is Hip | 5 Innovative Ways To Recycle Items Around Your House

    For those of you who follow me know that I love Upcycling! For some reason,