What will you enjoy making today?

Hello and welcome to kraft&mint, a blog where you’ll find modern and quick crafts. Whether you are looking for inspiration or you know exactly what you’d like to make, you will find crafts designed to take no more than 1 hour or so. Please grab a coffee, tea or drink of your preference and enjoy visiting kraft&mint.

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Three lovely outfit ideas for Halloween

kraft&mint Three lovely outfit ideas for Halloween 2014

Do you dress up for Halloween? I put together for you three outfit ideas for a Halloween party, or just Continue Reading →

Guest Blog Post: {DIY Garland Wreath for tinyprints}

kraft&mint wire garland wreath for tinyprints diy tutorial

Gold has won me over again! I made this wire garland for tinyprints blog and today the post is live. Continue Reading →

DIY Fox Clippies Tutorial

kraft&mint diy fox ears clippies tutorial

The day came when my daughter asked me to make her “something” for Halloween. Thank goodness she didn’t ask for Continue Reading →

DIY Halloween Envelope Liners

DIY Envelope Liners for Oubly by kraft&mint

Halloween is around the corner, and I’m delighted to share with you a craft I designed for Oubly. Have you Continue Reading →

Happy National Coffee Day!

Coffee info graphic from Behance

Do you have a favorite coffee drink? I have a couple, on a hot day I’ll order a tall non-fat Continue Reading →

DIY Pastel Pumpkins Tutorial


My first pumpkin craft of the season! I think these would look great in a child’s bedroom, and I’m positive Continue Reading →

Stop the presses! IKEA just launched a Paper Shop…

Colorful gift tags.

Do you love Ikea as much as I do? Ikea, just launched a line of paper products! Yes, people, pa-per, Continue Reading →

Fall for Gold { 11 Crafts Ideas using the color Gold }


I’ve seen  a “gold” trend in my projects lately.  I thought to myself, why not make a round-up of a Continue Reading →

Blog hop: {DIY Handmade Gifts} + 15 Handmade Christmas Ideas

kraft&mint Blog Hop Handmade Gifts Tutorial for white leather bracelet

Today I’m  participating with 15 other bloggers on a Handmade Christmas blog hop. I’m honored to be part of this project! Continue Reading →

Friday’s Finds {9.12.14}

kraft&mint Friday Finds, tips, discoveries, recipes, fashion

Another Friday is here, and I’m asking myself: “Am I living in a time warp?” I blink and once again Continue Reading →

Between Lenses 09 “Silence” {A photography blog hop}

Between Lenses blog hop kraft&mint "Silence" photo

What comes to mind when you hear the word “silence?” Sudden absence of noise? Maybe someone saying in a loud Continue Reading →

DIY Dishtowels For Fall Tutorial

kraft&mint DIY Dish Towels to Die For Tutorial

Gold and white are one of my favorite color combinations. I was inspired by the Pacific Northwest misty and foggy Continue Reading →