Diamond Favor Box Tutorial

Treat your party guests with a favor that sparkles! Who doesn't love diamonds, right? This Tiffany inspired piece is easy to make thanks to my Xyron Creative Station and a fun new die from Waffle...

Make Harry Potter Bottlecap Pendants – Free Printable

  Happy Harry Potter Week!  As I mentioned in my review of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, I'll be joining a blog hop with Raegun Ramblings and sharing fun Harry Potter themed projects to celebrate...

Tinted Glass Bottle Decor Tutorial

I spotted some beautiful vintage-looking glass bottles at a home decorating store last year, and I was drawn to the beautiful colors of the glass and the interesting juxtaposition of the tiny frame with the...

Nautical Tank Top Tutorial

When I lived on the East Coast I loved to shop at H&M. I would have suffered  withdrawals after I moved, were it not for internet shopping and Goodwill San Antonio! I often find some...

Beautiful Bottle Decor: Upcycling Tutorial

I looooove to decorate with thrifted and repurposed items.  Why buy something when you can make it with stuff you already have? I hoard save glass bottles, especially those with interesting shapes, to upcycle.  I've...

Retro Love: DIY Espadrilles Tutorial

These are my new favorite shoes!  They’re so easy to make that I can make several in lots of different colors and patterns.  Dritz has an entire line just for making your own espadrilles!  Choose...

Shopkins Inspired Pendants Tutorial

My daughter, like many girls her age, is crazy about Shopkins!! When I saw this adorable stamp and die set from Lawn Fawn  I was immediately inspired to try to make something Shopkins inspired for my...

Creative Packaging Ideas for Makers

Many of us who craft regularly either sell or gift our products.  You've put too much time, effort, and thought into your craft to just toss it in a box before you sell it or...

The Vertical Garden You Don’t Have to Water!

As much as I love having plants around my house, I don't always remember to water them regularly. OOPS!  I think that's part of why I love the trend of decorating with succulents.  These low...

Crafting Won’t Solve Your Problems….

Whew, this last week has involved lots of housework and prep work for me.  I feel like I'm finally coming up for air!  I co-hosted San Antonio's Etsy party on Friday, and held my daughter's...