Let's make our own shabby books! All you need are some unloved, discarded books; some chalky finish paints, and stencils! Here's my unloved, discarded books. Remove the dust jackets and you're left with some hardcover books that are a … [click to continue reading]
I lost my son at the end of February. Please be patient with me while I take the time to grieve. In the mean time, feel free to look around, you can read my updates at the top right menu above. I am keeping a diary, and do update it from time to time. I will still be having weekly linky parties on Tuesdays...and the Wonderful Laura will be doing her weekly contributions...Thank goodness! Hopefully I will get back to a normal routine soon.
Today, we're going to be inspired to create a country garden! Tammy has created a beautiful oasis with pretty perennials as well as unique garden accents, like a rusty childhood tricycle of her husband's! I've collected some of … [click to continue reading]
Make your own Paper Maché Box Wedding Favors for an inexpensive yet special gift! This tutorial will get you on your way! It's no secret that I'm in love with paper maché boxes! They're inexpensive and can be decorated in so many different … [click to continue reading]
Hi everyone! Today I'm going to show you how easy it is to make a Rustic Chicken Wire Heart! Remember last week's craft tutorial I shared for my Patriotic Vintage-Style Box? I think it had approximately 30+ steps to it, right? Today's DIY is much … [click to continue reading]
I'm so excited to share today's craft tutorial with you: Vintage Patriotic Decor that you can make in time for July 4th! While this craft has a definite vintage style, there's also a bit of playfulness too! And as with any of my tutorials - … [click to continue reading]