Apr 26, 2016

3 DIY Ombre Planters Perfect for Summer

How to make an ombre basket.

There are some trends that seem to come back summer after summer and ombre is at the top of that list.  The technique is so easy and can be applied to so many things – bedspreads, tote bags,…

Apr 22, 2016

Perfect for Spring – DIY Living Flower Wreath

How to make a living wreath with flowers.

I’m not a traditional wreath kinda gal.  I prefer my Valentine’s Day wreaths covered with kitsch.  Winter wreaths involve creating snowmen that look like they are ready for summer music festivals.  Cupcake liners look great on cupcakes, but…

Apr 20, 2016

Serape Covered Cinco de Mayo Centerpiece

Serape covered basket centerpiece

Planning a big Cinco de Mayo fiesta?  Well then clearly you will need the perfect centerpiece for the table.  I’m always a big fan of flowers on the table, but for this shin-dig theme is important.  If you don’t happen…

Apr 13, 2016

New Collage Paper Packs in the Etsy Store

Collage paper packs on Etsy.

I love vintage paper.  Is that weird?  Do I care?  You can make jewelry, junk journals, cards and so much more.  I’ve been spreading the paper love adding all kinds of fun paper packs…

Apr 12, 2016

Easy & Adorable DIY Nest Necklaces from Plastic Easter Eggs

How to make a nest necklace from a plastic Easter egg.

I realize Easter was a month a go, but I still keep finding plastic eggs under beds and floating around in the bushes.  They never seem to go away.  If you are into up-cycled crafts like me that is not…

Apr 10, 2016

41 While 41 My Half Birthday Bucket List

80's Inspired Jazzercise outfit.

Since I turned the big 4-0 (which was just last year) I’ve challenged myself to do as many new things every year as I am years old.  In other words this year I am working through my 41 While 41…

Apr 06, 2016

One Dollar Spot Basket Three Different Clever DIY Ways

How to weave a basket.

I’m a sucker for the Target Dollar Spot.  I mean come on, who isn’t.  When I spotted these blank wicker baskets I knew their was an embellishment opportunity waiting to happen.  Actually three of them, and at $3…