Author Archives: Contessa Crafts

About Contessa Crafts

I'm Stephanie, the Contessa of Contessa Crafts. I have a wealth of crafting knowledge and ideas that needs to be shared. Let your creativity show!

Mountain Rose Herbs is having a giveaway!

Have you ever wanted to learn more about herbs and natural cleaning products? Look no further than Mountain Rose Herbs! I’ve only just heard about it, but a few friends shop there and they have nothing but great things to … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas Ornaments!

In Loving Memory of Xay Camacho-Hendrickson, 1997-2011 I’ve been thinking a lot about family and gifts for Christmas the past month or so. Then November 18th, my mother’s friend tragically lost her 14 year-old son, and right before the busy … Continue reading

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Current Project: Homemade Christmas Tree Decor

I’ve been working hard on coming up with cohesive designs for my Christmas Tree decor series coming up. It’s a lot harder than I thought, and it seems my body is having a harder time adjusting to the changing seasons … Continue reading

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These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things

I felt like making a post that would help you get to know me a little better, what better way than sharing a few of my favorite things? There are few things in life that make me swoon, most of … Continue reading

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It’s official, I’m a quilter.

Just recently, I made my first two quilts for my niece and nephew’s birthdays. (So hard to believe they’re 1 and 6 already, where does the time go?) I found the pattern on Two Little Banshees a few months ago … Continue reading

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The New Contessa Crafts

Hello, interwebs! Did ya miss me? I missed you! I’ve been itching to get back to my blog, but I just haven’t had the time with the farmer’s market and watching my niece and nephew so much. Anyways, I’m all … Continue reading

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Don’t call it a comeback

Starting in October I’ll be revamping, renewing and actually *POSTING* again! I’ve been so busy busy busy with the farmer’s market and my darling niece and nephew this summer that I’ve really let the posting slip. But no more excuses! … Continue reading

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