Aug 10, 2017

Eclectic is an Understatement – A Video Tour of Jennifer Perkins Colorful Austin Home

Hey guess what I did a video home tour!  Sure, you’ve seen my house before but usually it’s decorated for Halloween, Christmas or Easter.  People often ask me if my house is all holiday all the time and I wanted…
Aug 06, 2017

How to Decorate an Orange Christmas Tree for 5 Different Holidays!

Orange tree for Halloween by Jennifer Perkins
I know what your thinking: how does one decorate an orange Christmas tree (and why)?  Well for starters it does not have to be just for Christmas I’ve decorated an orange tree for Halloween, Valentine’s Day, Thanksgiving and yes Christmas.  So…
Jul 28, 2017

5 Easy (and Adorable) DIY Placemat Purses

DIY placemat purse by Jennifer Perkins
Looking for the perfect summer purse but can’t quite find what you are looking for?  Did you think about checking the table linens aisle?  No really.  Don’t underestimate the cute and easy power of a DIY placemat purse.  These clever…
Jul 22, 2017

Air Dry Clay Ice Cream Cone Ornaments for Christmas in July

DIY Clay Ice cream Cone Ornaments by Jennifer Perkins
Ice Cream as a craft theme is always a good idea.  Especially when it comes to decorating a Christmas in July tree.  However, once you learn the wonders of air dry clay you will be busy making all kinds of…
Jul 19, 2017

Boho Coiled Rope Bowls & DIY Painted Dishes for the Eclectic Home

How to make your own coiled rope bowls by Jennifer Perkins
Love the look of boho bowls galore, but not the color options or price tags?  You’re in luck!  I’ve got a DIY coiled rope bowl project that is not only supah’ dupah’ cheap you can also make it in any…
Jul 12, 2017

Celebrating National Ice Cream Month with a Christmas Tree in July

Pink Ice Cream Themed Christmas Tree by Jennifer Perkins
  No wonder July is National Ice Cream Month, it’s so hot I could eat a bowl or cone full every day or make one.  No, I don’t mean making ice cream you eat I mean ice cream you craft…
Jul 07, 2017

5 DIY Trendy Transformations for Wooden Craft Store Beads

Ideas for transforming wooden beads by Jennifer Perkins
Wooden craft store beads – they’re round, pale and blah.  Not for long.  Think of the beads as a blank jewelry canvas waiting to be painted, dyed, burned and more.  The raw wood aisle at the craft store is your…