• Easter table1

Easter Tablescape{Vintage Favorites}

By |March 17th, 2015|

This Easter table started with this old quilt that I inherited from great-grandmother as my inspiration. I loved all of the colors and thought they are perfect for spring. I also love it draped over the table like a table runner.

The plates, napkins and bunny napkin rings come out year to year but I like […]

  • eastercollage

CSI Project Celebrates Easter{From the Archives}

By |March 16th, 2015|

Over the years, at The CSI Project we have had a ton of inspiration. Crafty friends, you have helped us take the mantra of The CSI Project


and make it a way of life!

So, today straight from the archives we are featuring Easter projects that have inspired us and celebrating the love of all things crafty!

Spring […]

  • baseball Dee7

Get Back Into The Game{Baseball Inspiration & Fashion}

By |March 13th, 2015|

Baseball tee: Target

Floppy hat: Target

Boyfriend Jeans: Papaya

Heels: Fergalicious by Fergie/ DSW

Clutch: Charming Charlie

I grew up at the baseball fields. With a brother and cousin that played their entire lives I was drug there by my parents. I mean I supported them. All joking aside, baseball has been apart of my life even as an adult […]

  • anniversary10

What would you do with an extra $100?

By |March 11th, 2015|

With an extra $100?

How awesome that you ask your CSI Girl!

I admit it I like to coupon {verb} and save money!

I spend some time on Sunday going through the paper and cutting them out. I also like to buy in bulk and keep food storage. It helps when bigger purchases come up like razors for […]

  • springsign1

Spring Sign {Yarn & Felt}

By |March 10th, 2015|

When I passed this cute sign at Michael’s, I couldn’t resist buying it.

Right now, Michael’s has the cutest unfinished wood signs. Get there today-like yesterday even! With a spring mantle on my mind, I started creating. I used yarn to create the word “spring.” Then I added a birdhouse that I had laying around and […]

  • welcome sign3

Fence Post Welcome Sign

By |March 6th, 2015|

Old fence post + paint+ wood numbers+rocks+Ribbon

I had this old fence post sitting in my garage and I knew I always wanted to create something with it. But as always the question is what is inspiring me lately?

Since I am currently decorating my porch for spring, I decided to create a welcome sign but I […]

  • stpattys4

St. Patrick’s Day Pinch Proof Fashion

By |March 4th, 2015|

Kiss me I’m Irish! Ok, you caught me. I am not Irish but that doesn’t stop me from taking all precautions and becoming Pinch Proof. I love pattern mixing. Polka Dots and Stripes make this St. Patrick’s outfit fun! I love all of the colors and that added extra pop of yellow is top o’the […]

  • bunnycraft2

Recycled Succulent Bunny Planter

By |February 28th, 2015|

2 liter bottles make the perfect craft materials. Who doesn’t love a craft that cost little to no money and recycles?

This Succulent Bunny Planter would make a good kids craft. Perfect for spring and even mother’s day!

Take an old 2 Liter and cut out the bottom and make bunny ears. Paint and add a face. […]

  • peacock4

Peacock Organizer {Kids Craft}

By |February 22nd, 2015|

Sometimes you just need a cute organizer for all of the pens, markers and other things that seem to find a home on your desk.

And that is not even talking about the kids messes- ahem. I mean kids stuff. Like markers, pencils and crayons. Why not let them help you create one?

Last fall, I took […]

  • puzzlewreath4

Puzzle Piece Spring Wreath

By |February 17th, 2015|

Puzzle Pieces + Felt+ Spring Greenery + Scrabble Tiles

Some projects may seem odd at first. This is one. I took an old puzzle and sorted through the pieces to find all of the ones that had pretty spring colors. Then, they sat on my living room floor. And sat. 2 weeks later, I knew what […]

  • book of poems cover

New E-Book of Poems + Free Download

By |February 16th, 2015|

Confession Monday:

I am your CSI Girl,Dee

I love romance, I love all things love and today I am excited to share with you my latest projects an E-book about, you guessed it, LOVE!

Another confession:

I love to write poems. The sappier, the sillier and crazy in love the better.

So, I teamed up with another blogger who is […]

  • IMG_3719

Donut Box Valentine

By |February 9th, 2015|

I live and {craft} in a small but beautiful town. We have a grocery store, a McDonald’s, a gas station and wait for a it………we have a Dunkin’ Donuts!

Very Exciting!

I think this is a good thing because I enjoy donuts.

Really, really love them but this is also a bad thing because it is in […]