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Why I'm in love with my Tulip Etimo Rose Crochet Hook Set

Tulip Etimo Rose Crochet Hook Set review - http://amzn.to/2rd4rx7

It's your birthday/Christmas/fill in the blank holiday coming up soon. Don't know what to ask for as a gift? I would highly suggest a set of crochet hooks.

Yes, you already have a set of crochet hooks, but .....

Vintage Style Mother's Day card with yarn - a QUICK card craft

Did Mother's Day (or someone's birthday) sneak up on you? Do you need to make a card quickly and cheaply? Here's your answer!

Vintage Style Mother's Day card to make with yarn - a quick card craft - yarn art

I love a vintage style card, so I couldn't resist creating a banner or bunting style Mother's Day card. It will take you all of 5 minutes!! This would make a beautiful birthday card as well.

Yarn Art Card Making with Kids


Yarn Art card making with kids - Mother's Day cards - card crafts for kids - preschool arts and crafts

I love using scrap yarn pieces to do fun crafts with my kids. Lately we've been making cards - specifically Mother's Day cards.

Yarn Art card making with kids - Mother's Day cards - card crafts for kids - preschool arts and crafts

My little guy didn't want to be left out of the action! Using some yarn scraps he created this card with just a little help.

A classic crochet DIY Mother's Day card


A classic crochet DIY Mother's Day card - crochet flower card

 I like to make crochet related gift cards to give to friends and family. Here is one of the cards I created this week. Scroll to the bottom for links to more fun crochet and yarn related card making ideas.

Make a cute card with your child using scrap yarn

We have lots of extra yarn at our house! Today I made a video with my little guy showing you how we made a cute card using scrap yarn pieces. 

We planned for this to be a Mother's Day card, but it can easily also be used for a Valentine's Day, Father's Day, or even a birthday card.

A cute Mother's Day card to make with your kids using yarn - a quick card craft - yarn art - preschool arts and crafts idea

Crafting with yarn - Mother's Day cards for kids to make

With all the crocheting that I do, I have a huge amount of scrap yarn - yarn that is in too small of an amount to crochet with. But, I hate to throw it away!!

 I've been thinking all year about what to do with these scraps. When I noticed that Mother's Day was creeping up on us, I had an idea for those yarn scraps - I'll let my preschooler use some of this yarn to create unique, one-of-a-kind Mother's Day cards for all the mothers we know. 

Today I'm sharing one of the easier cards to make - one that my 4 year old did mostly by himself.

Mother's Day cards for kids to make - crafting with yarn - preschool craft project

This card is quick and easy to make and can be personalized to Mom's favorite flower color.