Crafts · Creation Inspiration · DIY At Home · Products Reviews and Guides · Uncategorized

Podcasts For Crafters & Creatives

*Originally published May 16, 2017: Reposted May 28th, 2017* When I think about how long it took me to start listening to podcasts, and then think about how often to I listen to them now, it kind of astounds me. It’s only natural that I would like listening to stories, facts, and news via spoken… Continue reading Podcasts For Crafters & Creatives

Decor · DIY At Home · In The Kitchen · Uncategorized · Up-Cycling

The Frugal Girl’s Guide to a Luxurious Home: How-To “Thrift Shop” Your Way to a Well-Appointed Home and Kitchen

When I discovered the thrill of thrift store shopping when I was a teenager, I thought I had cracked the code to putting together an awesome outfit at a fraction of the cost my peers were spending. I don’t know about you, but the “dress code” at my high school was peer pressure-implemented , with… Continue reading The Frugal Girl’s Guide to a Luxurious Home: How-To “Thrift Shop” Your Way to a Well-Appointed Home and Kitchen

Creation Inspiration · Uncategorized

After the Cork Pops at Midnight: Making and Keeping Creativity-Focused Resolutions

    Happy New Year, UAH readers! We’ve made it through some pretty rough and tumble times in the past year to reach 2017 – which has only made us stronger than ever, and so ready to take on whatever this next set of 365 days has in store for us. In celebration of this… Continue reading After the Cork Pops at Midnight: Making and Keeping Creativity-Focused Resolutions

Crafts · DIY At Home · Gifts · Paper Crafts · Uncategorized · Up-Cycling

Magnetic Attraction, Christmas Edition!: DIY Christmas-Themed Glass Fridge Magnets 

Only 9 days until Christmas and I feel like there’s still so much not yet crossed off on my Christmas “to do” list! Not the list that tells me I need to put up the tree, buy gifts, and send out Christmas cards (aka the Christmas Chore list). No, I’m talking about the list containing… Continue reading Magnetic Attraction, Christmas Edition!: DIY Christmas-Themed Glass Fridge Magnets 

Baking and Desserts · Cooking · In The Kitchen · Uncategorized

The Re-Inspired Home Chef: A case for why every home cook should take an amateur cooking class

Today’s post isn’t a DIY-walkthrough or tutorial. Instead, it’s an encouragement to go seek one out, in order to revive your creativity and whet your appetite for self development! Last year, my sister-in-law, her sister and I all received gift certificates to “The Dirty Apron“, a cooking school here in Vancouver. Nestled in a historic… Continue reading The Re-Inspired Home Chef: A case for why every home cook should take an amateur cooking class

Crafts · DIY At Home · Sewing · Uncategorized

Homemade Chewbacca For a Night: DIY Retro Pin Up-Inspired Chewbacca Dress (Female Chewbacca Costume)

UrbanistaAtHome.com is a participant in the Amazon.com.ca, Inc. Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.ca. Please note that this article contains links that redirect to Amazon.ca as part of this program. This means I earn commission on products purchased… Continue reading Homemade Chewbacca For a Night: DIY Retro Pin Up-Inspired Chewbacca Dress (Female Chewbacca Costume)