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Denim Dreams{DIY Dream Catcher}

Follow your heart,

Capture your dreams,

Live life to the fullest!

I don’t like to throw out items that I think I can upcycle. So, when a pair of jeans went out of commission, I knew I could use the denim. I picked up a round wire planter for just a few bucks at Home Depot. Then, I […]

By |March 27th, 2015|crafts, Upcycle|0 Comments
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The CSI Project’s Painted Halloween{The CSI Girl}

This week’s challenge is all about paint and how we have used it for our Halloween projects. I have painted alot for this holiday and so I am doing a round up of all of my projects.


1) Painted Candy Corn Muslin Bags

2)  Painted Halloween Frame- Go see my guest post and tutorial here.

3) My Eye […]

By |October 30th, 2012|Tutorials|0 Comments
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A Favorite Fall Project from The CSI Project’s Writer

Hi, fellow CSI Readers!

I’m thrilled to have the chance to introduce myself to you today.  I’m Ruth, the writer here at The CSI Project.  It’s my “job” to check out all your blogs and the blogs of our guest judges and sponsors so that I can write the features and winners’ posts each week.  What […]

By |September 28th, 2011|Tutorials|5 Comments
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Winners of the Pantries, Closets, and Cupboards Challenge

This challenge was enough to make anyone who loves an organized space swoon.  And it was perfect inspiration for the rest of us, who need a little motivation to get more organized.  We loved seeing all the creative tactics you used to create order even in less-than-optimal circumstances.  We were impressed that many of your […]

By |September 24th, 2011|Winners|8 Comments
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Guest Judge: Emily from Decor Chick

This week, we are thrilled to welcome Decor Chick’s Emily as the guest judge for the Pantries, Closets, & Cupboards Challenge.

Emily is a wife and stay-at-home mom who is incredibly talented when it comes to decorating her home.

Let’s hear what Emily has to say about home decor:
I have always loved to decorate, but now […]

By |September 18th, 2011|Guest Judge|1 Comment
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Winners of the Organization Ideas Challenge!

WOW!  Our corners of the blogosphere–not to mention our homes–are about to become a lot more organized thanks to the projects entered into this week’s challenge, Organization Ideas.  We think you covered all of the bases when it comes to corralling chaos.  From bedrooms to laundry rooms, buckets to baskets, memo boards to closet makeovers, […]

By |August 20th, 2011|Winners|8 Comments
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Linkup for the Organization Ideas Challenge!

There’s just something about the days just before school starts that puts us into organization mode.  Maybe it’s watching our kids sharpen their pencils and put new notebooks into their backpacks that gets us in an orderly state of mind–we can’t help but remembering back to those days when a desk or locker space was […]

By |August 18th, 2011|Challenge|8 Comments
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Winners of the Kids’ Boredom Busters Challenge!

After this week, we don’t have any excuse to let our children be bored, anymore!  Thanks to all of you who shared the magnificently creative projects in this week’s challenge, Kids’ Boredom Busters.  From travel games to puppet theaters to kid-friendly foods and beyond, you had an impressive array of ways to keep children busy. […]

By |August 6th, 2011|Favorites, Winners|10 Comments

Paper Birthday Crown–{Social Salutations}

Hi Everyone!  I am Jenn from Social Salutations.  I am a mom of one, work full time, and in my spare time – love to create!  I will get my hands into just about anything – home decor, upcycled jewelry and my absolute favorite, paper crafting!  I am so excited to be guest blogging today […]

By |July 13th, 2011|Tutorials|7 Comments