Upcycling a Sewing Table

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!An (Old) New Addition to the Craft Room So, a year ago or so my Grandma gave me a vintage Kenmore sewing machine, and it’s pretty dang sweet.  It’s really served me well for the past year!  The only problem I’ve had with it really was the fact that its size made it…

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O Deer ~ Gaia’s Gift Guide 2015

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing! Welcome to the O Deer Christmas Treasure Hunt… Originally, we were going to do a single post featuring the O Deer Favorite Christmas Shopping Sites. However, we are such an eclectic group, with intersecting but still widely divergent tastes and styles, that we decided to do not one, but three gift guides featuring the places…

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Making Cute Halloween Plush Brooches: Part 2

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!Part 2: Ribbon Embroidery Did you miss Part 1?  Making Cute Halloween Plush Brooches: A Tutorial!   In the last tutorial, I showed how to make little Halloween brooches.  I made a little skull with a floral fabric to show the basic steps.  But that little skull needed something… something that would make…

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Making Cute Halloween Plush Brooches: A Tutorial

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!Part 1: The Basics   Ah, Halloween. ‘Tis the season to be spooky!  Whether you’re decorating your home or making a costume, Halloween is a great time to get crafty.  In this series of tutorials, I’ll be showing you how to make cute plush brooches of the spooky variety (although you could totally use…

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Where Bloggers Create ~ 2015

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!A Tour of Gaia’s Creative Space Hey everyone, welcome to my room, and thanks for stopping by.  This is my first time participating in Where Bloggers Create, because I’m new to the blogging world.  I have known about the link party for a while because my mom has been a participant for the last…

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Another Voice Chimes In…

FacebookGoogle+PinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblrRedditStumbleUponThanks For Sharing!Hello there—  I’m Gaia!  I like making art, spending time outdoors, learning new things (I am currently studying the Japanese Language, both written and spoken) , playing video games…  I am another voice among the women of O Deer Mercantile. There are a lot of different things I like to do, to be…

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