Jane Monzures

Creative Living DIY Olympics

DIY – Celebrate the Olympics with Handmade Medals for Your Guests

Jane makes some easy medals that will have us all in the Olympic spirit on this segment of Creative Living. Find more DIY content here.
crafts for charity

Giving Back is a Great Way to Start the New Year

By Jane Monzures We Make for Good is a national movement sweeping the country and it's hitting new heights just in time for a new year. Creative makers are sewing, stuffing, knitting, weaving and handmaking their way to help others in need. With the new year upon us, making for a good cause is a...
holiday DYI

Holiday DIY: 3 Easy Gift Ideas For the Hostess

By Rachelle McCray The holidays are here and that means- it's time to party! Between buying gifts for friends and loved ones, it's easy to forget a fabulous gift for the hostess with the mostess. And since she has probably spent weeks or even months planning that holiday get together you're enjoying, it's a sweet...
tailgate party decorations

DIY Table Décor for Your Next Tailgate Party

Hut, hut, hut, hey! Football season is finally here so get fired up and ready to play! From football bowls to referee utensil holders and the gridiron to goal posts, your game day table DIY décor is covered! Football Field Table Cover: First, set the playing field. You need 2 yards of green utility fabric or...
DIY friendship bracelets

How to Make DIY Friendship Bracelets for Back to School Fun!

There are so many great things about going back to school like new clothes, new books, a new grades, new classes, getting to see old friends...and making new ones! To show them all how much you care, try this new twist on an old favorite and the latest trend in friendship bracelets. It's easy, inexpensive...
Crafting Tips

Gain Creative Inpiration with These 5 Crafting Tips

Inspiration comes in all shapes and sizes and every crafter has their own secret when it comes to getting inspired. Whatever you do as your go-to craft, inspiration strikes in the strangest ways. As creative people in the information age we now have more avenues to get ideas and share creativity thru social media, Etsy,...

Catch the Crafting Bug and Make Something Today!

For people like me who love to craft, you already know the secret, but the rest of you are in for a big surprise…. crafting is cool! Crafting is a word many people shy away from because, well, maybe it brings back memories of grandma's knitted tissue box covers? Or even 7th grade art class...