Keeping it Real

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Acorn cross stitch - free pattern

Hello, and welcome to this week's free cross stitch pattern. After last week's pumpkin, we are continuing with more fall themed projects, so today we have an acorn:


Acorn cross stitch - free pattern



Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Fire safety tips for kids - with free printables

Did you know Fire Prevention Week is the first week of October this year? Nowadays, it's important to have several safety plans in place in case of the unexpected...especially with so many of us working and schooling from home.


Fire safety tips for kids - with free printables



Here are a few printable activities to teach your children about fire safety tips in a fun and engaging way:

Monday, September 20, 2021

Home embroidery sign - with free printable pattern

Hello, and welcome! Today I'm sharing here a cute home sign. 




I made this as a gift for some friends buying their first house and I loved it, so I turned my initial drawings into a pattern that you can download and embroider yourself too. 

Welcome to The Really Crafty Link Party #282!

Hello and welcome to this weeks' link party! I hope you've had a great weekend and I'm so glad you could join us this week! Show us what you've been busy with lately - share all your wonderful crafts with us and try to visit at least a couple of other posts and leave a nice comment on other people's creations. 

Also if you can, help spread the word on social media - the more, the merrier!



The really crafty link party, keeping it real, craft blog


As usual, the party will be open until next Thursday, and I will be posting the features here on the blog on Friday, September 24th. 

Friday, September 17, 2021

The Really Crafty Link Party #281 featured posts!

Hello and welcome! It's Friday already, which means it's time to post the features of this week's link party, along with a very special thank you to everyone who who joined and shared the linkup!



The Really Crafty Link Party #281 featured posts


Check out the features below:

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Crochet Cat Face Scrubbies - now the video tutorial

The pattern and tutorial for the crochet cat face scrubbies has become overtime one of the most successful posts here on the blog. The original post can be found here, but the best thing is - it's now available as a video tutorial as well!


Crochet Cat Face Scrubbies - now with video tutorial


Color Block Crochet Placemats

Remember the Color Block Square Crochet Coasters I added to my Etsy shop some time ago? It's actually been one of my most successful patterns and I just realised today I never posted here about the matching placemats!