Category: My Handmade Home

DIY Lego play table with storage

DIY Lego table {Heather's Handmade Life}

There’s no pain quite like stepping on a Lego, is there? Although they’re sharp underfoot, I think I’m probably more bothered by the appearance of a bunch of tiny toys littering the floors. My kids have inherited my love of miniatures, so we have…

Two ways to letter a wooden sign

Two ways to letter a wooden sign {Heather's Handmade Life}

Want to hear a secret from a highly-effective crafter? Pursue projects you can make in front of the TV, after you’ve put the kids to bed. I’ve gotten to the point where it actually feels strange to sit on the couch without a pile…

Childhood dollhouse turned shadowbox

Childhood dollhouse turned shadowbox {Heather's Handmade Life}

When I was a little girl, my parents made me a beautiful blue and white dollhouse. They wallpapered the tiny walls, varnished the floors, and built a tiny staircase. Even my grandparents from Scotland contributed — making miniature furniture and oil paintings. Over the…