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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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Family Craft Friday: Painting with Toys

Here’s a fun project to do with the kids! Have your kids hunt for toys, that are washable, preferably plastic, like toy trucks, and drag out the paints. Pour some paints out on a plate and run your toys through … Continue reading

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Family Craft Friday: Goop!

This week’s family project was suggested by ReadySetLove! It’s a fun project that will keep your kids entertained and grossing you out! What you’ll need: 1/4 Cup of Cornstarch 4oz. White Glue 1/2 teaspoon Borax 1/4 cup warm water Liquid … Continue reading

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Make it Monday: Flower Topiary

  So, I was sitting there, thinking of ideas and writing them in my idea notebook that I could share with you all, and it came to me. Flower topiary. You know, like these green moss spheres (made by the … Continue reading

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What *is* Contessa Crafts?

Hello and welcome! I’m Stephanie, founder and the Contessa behind Contessa Crafts. But, just what is blog about? The name, Contessa, is inspired by Contessa Montebello, my creative role model. The idea behind this blog is to encourage creativity everyday … Continue reading

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