Tag: DIY

DIY Summer Swim Bag *under $10*

DIY Summer Swim Bag *under $10*

Summer is for swimming, no school and all about fun in the sun! *The record stops* Oh wait. That means wet swim suits, sunscreen and wet towels. How will you carry all of that? How about a DIY solution under $10? Yes, Please!!!! I took small plastic bags I found in the Target Dollar aisle. Also, 2 bigger ...

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DIY Shamrock Wreath{St. Patrick’s Day}

DIY Shamrock Wreath{St. Patrick’s Day}

Do you skip right over St. Patrick's Day and decorate for Easter? I like to keep it simple by adding touches of green to my décoraeven if it is for a short 2 weeks. So, this wreath was easy to make and very inexpensive. Start with a wire wreath form like this one. You can find these at any craft store. I ...

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Upcycled Headboard

Upcycled Headboard

Organization has been the word for the month of January. I always had hooks by the front door for the dog's leashes, hats, bags etc. But we always go through the laundry room to the garage to leave so I needed a solution that made sense. A friend gave me 2 vintage twin headboards and that stayed in the garage for ...

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Heart Emoji Valentine Basket

Heart Emoji Valentine Basket

Emoji's are the new language. Don't believe me. Text a teenager. I am not fluent in Emoji's but I do think they are cute. So, if you have someone in your life who loves to communicate with emoji's like a teenager. Then, you will love this! I found this cute heart basket at the thrift store and of course with ...

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Easy, No Fuss Valentine Dinner Table

Easy, No Fuss Valentine Dinner Table

I love changing my table for holidays and that usually means for a special dinner. So, I like to use some of the same basic items each time and add in special ones for that particular holiday but no matter what I always make it simple. Easy, no fuss because holiday decorating should never stress you out. Start off ...

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DIY Fresh Fir Christmas Wreath

DIY Fresh Fir Christmas Wreath

This year I sold my artificial Christmas tree and purchased a fresh Fraser Fir. This is the second time in my life I have done this and I have to say I will never go back to an artificial tree. The tree is beautiful and the smell, oh my, it's heavenly. They say smells are powerful memories and having this scent in my ...

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Recycled Turkey Craft {Kids Craft}

Recycled Turkey Craft {Kids Craft}

Are you always looking for fun kids crafts? Sometimes all you need to do is to consider everyday items, such as empty coffee creamer containers, with potential. With that empty container, all you need is paint,scrapbook paper, felt and a glue gun. Why not add some googly eyes too! For the feathers, I traced a ...

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Candy Corn Wreath Featuring Oly*Fun

Candy Corn Wreath Featuring Oly*Fun

It is the last day for a crafty tutorial using Oly material! Katie, our DIY Blog Editor is bringing us the cutest Candy Corn Wreath. We just adore Katie and we know you will too! We were provided Oly Material from our sponsor this week   Hi again friends! Katie, from Tied Ribbon, here ...

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DIY Outdoor Pillow from A Tote Bag + Fall Porch Reveal

DIY Outdoor Pillow from A Tote Bag + Fall Porch Reveal

With every new season, I like to transform my front porch. I always have pillows on my bench but I don't want to spend a ton of money on pillows with each changing season. Not only that, but I think about storage and I don't want to store pillows each time either. So, I try to cover them but not in a permanent way. ...

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Creating stamps with a Sponge + Pineapple Art

Creating stamps with a Sponge + Pineapple Art

Crafting and creativity doesn't have to cost a lot! You can find ways to create with things you may have around the house and this Pineapple Art is an example of that. I love coming up with new ways to create! Also, with kids you sometimes can't run out of the house to buy craft supplies so what does a parent ...

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Denim Dreams{DIY Dream Catcher}

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 picked up ...

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The CSI Project’s Painted Halloween{The CSI Girl}

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 ball ...

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