Chance to Win a Blanket and Help a Wedding

As many of you know, we have been working on our daughter’s wedding. We are ONE MONTH away from the big day. Thankfully, our daughter has been super frugal and we are making a lot of the things ourselves. There are still so many things that add up quickly and our piggy bank is running [...]

Super Craftenator

Isn’t it great when people support each other, have really nice things to say and are willing to share their talents with others? Last year Snappy peeps nominated our first “Super Craftenator”. They chose someone who is super crafty, can jump tall yarn stacks with a single bound, faster then a ball winder and able to count [...]

Monster Ponchos and More


It’s MONSTER week! I love making monsters in bright colors so when a friend was looking for a monster costume for her little guy I knew just what I wanted to make. Ponchos are great from fall to spring and fun to wear. I designed this one with a hood OR with a headband. How [...]

Fiber Arts Link Party #5


Welcome to The Greatest In Fiber Link Party, where everyone gets to show off their own handmade fiber creations! This link party is for YOU to link up YOUR handmade fiber creations created by YOU!! You can link any handmade creation, as long as it is made by YOU – finished items, patterns, tutorials, etc. [...]

It’s a Zoo Round Up


Is your house a zoo? I am such a schedule person and by this time each summer I am ready for school to start. We are trying to fit in some things we really wanted to do this summer and one is “go to the zoo”. We haven’t been for a few years. Our closest [...]

Hide Your Hair Slouchy Beanie


Ever have those days when you want to hide your hair? Lately I have had lots of them. I usually stick my hair in a ponytail and through a ball cap. I do love my “Saturday Hat“, but it was kidnapped by my daughter. I decided it was time to make another hat just for me. [...]

Summer Camp Week #3


I’ve teamed up with some very talented people to share crafts and crochet for everyone, yummy foods, activities and more throughout this month. New things will be added often, including some fun challenges and giveaways. Please subscribe to our daily email so you won’t miss any of the first Snappy Summer Camp. Theme for this week: It’s a [...]

Furls Fiberarts Giveaway!


Giveaway has closed. Furls will choose a winner soon. Thank you to everyone that entered. Good luck!! This giveaway has me giggling with excitement. Furls Fiberarts, creators of the most amazing crochet hooks, is giving away one of their handmade hooks to a lucky (and randomly chosen) snappy reader. Can you believe it? I’ve been [...]