Free Wallpaper featuring Frida Kahlopants & Diego Riverapants!

**Here is yet another thing snatched from the jaws of the Great Internet Reshuffle of ’15. Too cute to let disappear forever. Enjoy!** I made a wallpaper! Featuring Frida Kahlopants & Diego Riverapants! Two creative, uh, chicks to inspire you while you work. Or browse Pinterest. No judgement. Simply Ctrl click/Right click for the full size image. (1200×800) Enjoy!

Miniature Apron Tutorial

**Here is a post saved from DESTRUCTION (or if not destruction, getting-lost-ness) in the Great Internet Reshuffle of ’15. Too cute to be forgotten. Enjoy!** I have an upcoming photo story involving a baker, and I needed an apron. Perhaps you need a tiny apron for the Chickenpants in your life. Or Blythe, or Lando Calrissian 12″ figure. It turns out this one apron can fit them ALL! (So, like pretty much everything Chickenpants, it’s kind of 1:6 scale.) Here’s {Read More}

New Paper Piginpants!

Now is an excellent time to be on our Chickenpants Digest list. Because in the very next email (which will be sent out tomorrow!), there is a brand new Paper Piginpants with your name on it! Well, Kevin is the name on it actually, but you know. You can have one of your very own to print out. How does one get on this awesome list of awesomeness? It’s super easy. Pop your email in the box in the upper {Read More}

How to Make a Miniature Backpack – Tutorial & Pattern

Here’s a quick tutorial to make your own miniature backpack. Because sometimes you need a tiny functional backpack to carry your tiny things. I made this to fit a Chickenpants, naturally, but of course it is also perfect for a Blythe. Some might say even more perfect. Here’s what you need: A small amount of pleather (or leather, or felt…) One tiny button A snap 8″ of ribbon Thread, needle, scissors (and a sewing machine if you’ve got one!) First, {Read More}

Eeee! Just released – a downloadable goodie for mailing list subscribers!

It’s a Paper Chickenpants! A little guy you can print out & put in a spot that needs to be cheerier. There’s even a little trading card on there, because we should all totally start collecting those again. I’m very excited to share with you this downloadable goodie just for mailing list subscribers. I’ve had it on my to-do list for, oh, months. Maybe years. Now, when you sign up for the monthly digest (using that box, right up there {Read More}

Make your very own Finn hat for a Chickenpants Baby! Free Downloadable Pattern.

One of the best things about Chickenpants is making accessories for them. Since I recently released the Chickenpants Babies pattern, I thought it would be fun to give you a free accessory pattern just for the CP Babies- the Finn hat. Finn hats are very easy to make, and they require only a few things that you probably already have around the house. What time is it? Tiny hat making time! Here’s what you’ll need: -about 5″x2″ of white felt {Read More}

Free Pattern: Animal Badges Mini Quilt

As promised, here’s a project to whip up using the Animal Badges pattern. It’s a small wall quilt, perfect for a little one’s room. Instead of having a gigantic blog post, here is a pattern in pdf format that you can download and peruse at your leisure. Click here to download the Animal Badges Mini Quilt Pattern Naturally, you will need the Animal Badges Pattern to get those cute animals on there. See how they (I) get ya? The finished {Read More}

How To Make a Memory Quilt With Family Photos (story & how-to-ish)

For my parents’ 35th anniversary, I wanted to something special. Various reasons such as being about 600 miles from them kept me from doing something in person. So when I saw a quilt at the Northwest Quilt Expo that heavily featured family photographs, I knew immediately that was what I wanted to do. I had two weeks before the actual anniversary day, so I got crackin’ immediately. First things first, I made a sketch. And then, using many sheets of {Read More}

Gold Star! – Dailies #52 – Free downloads inside!

Click on image to see it larger and read more… Gold Star! Dailies #52 This piece is actually inspired by something someone on Instagram said in reply to a previous daily. (Hello, Skeins!) It got me thinking about how gold stars were so very, very motivating when I was but a pup. You mean if I do this chore I’ll get a sticker on my chart? AWESOME! I will do 10 chores! Nobody’s handing out gold stars to grownups, which {Read More}

Celebrating Getting Things Done – with a downloadable zine!

I am one of those people that constantly has a to-do list the length of my arm. I frantically rush through the day, trying to get things done. At the end of the day, I look back at the to-do list, with so many things still left to do, and sigh. It’s not a good feeling. And then it starts up again the next day- yesterday’s unfinished tasks competing with the things that urgently need to get done today. I’m {Read More}