Self-Care Activities- How Crafting Can Help

June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Too often, we compromise our needs for the demands that life seems to bring. The burdens we bear, the sacrifices we make, these can all build onto a person, sometimes without us even realizing it. The fight for life is a good one, but it is still a fight. When these issues accumulate past the point of recognition, we lose [...]

DIY Kitchen Decor

June 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Emily Wottreng It’s never been easier to whip up some crafts in the kitchen. A place where family and food combine is simply the best place to be. Our kitchens are already such a wonderful source of creativity that we can forget the crafting possibilities that exist beyond the countertops. We at The Hippie Hobby love anything that involves [...]

The Best Functional DIY Craft Ideas

June 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Emily Wottreng Why buy something when you can try something? We are makers and creators, we love to build and form nothing into something. Yet sometimes, there are certain things we need around the home where a timeless dilemma comes into play: Should I try making it, or just buy it? We love making things ourselves, but oftentimes there [...]

Crafts Inspired By Books

June 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Get Read-y For These 4 Book-Inspired Crafts You will literary love these ideas By Emily Wottreng   Man, books are the best. Books transport us so swiftly to different emotions, memories, and even places. We love the idea of curling up with a cup of coffee, a blanket, and a good book (though that coffee might actually be wine). And [...]

4 Crafts You Loved as a Kid Making an Adult Comeback

May 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By: Emily Wottreng Who are we Kidding, these crafts will always be relevant From the thrill of coloring to the feel of chalk moving over bumps and cracks, there was something so wonderful about the world of arts and crafts as a kid. And while the wonders of our artsy days are sometimes brushed aside in adulthood, we at The [...]

4 Reasons to Form True Friends Through Crafting

May 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

By: Emily Wottreng Create a project and some memories, too   Crafting can easily serve as the perfect escape from our busy lives. To take some time just for you, and to focus on one task or project provides a calm that everyone needs from time to time. So often, we can end up crafting solo for this very reason. [...]