DIY Pendant Ornaments for Christmas

When we went shopping for our Christmas tree this year, my daughter saw this adorable turquoise mini tree and asked if she could have her own tree to decorate in her room.  She's my mini-me...

Melted Snowman Gift Card Holder Tutorial

Gift cards make wonderful gifts, especially for people you may not know very well.  I like to give them to teachers and staff at my kid's school.  Unfortunately, gift cards feel so impersonal to me....

Christmas Tray Tutorial with Mod Podge Transfer

I'm kind of a font junkie, and I love to design my own cards and graphics, so I'm always on the look out for great designs.  I'm thrilled to collaborate with FontBundles.net to show you all...

DIY Chalkboard Christmas Decor

I love all the chalkboard finish Christmas decorations that I'm seeing in catalogs and in stores!  The black and white color combination has such a classic feel to it, and combined with chalk it gains...

Make A Christmas Pillow Case with Cuddle Fabric

I used to buy my kids new, coordinating pajamas every Christmas.  Now that they're getting older, I'm meeting a lot of resistance, understandably.  It's hard for a teen to feel cool when his preschool brother...

Make a Christmas Tree Countdown Calendar

You know how I love all things vintage and shabby chic, so I was thrilled to have the opportunity to join a blog hop with Graphic 45 and Petaloo!  Graphic 45 always has drool worthy...

Painted Mason Jar Fall Centerpiece Tutorial

Mason jars are like the blue jeans of the crafting world. You can "dress" them up, or keep them casual. They can be decorated and used in so mamy ways! I'm going to show you...

Thanksgiving Turkey Candy Favors

Thanksgiving will be here before you know it! With four kids I have to be sure to make something for them, too. I used Sixlets, a favorite of both kids and adults, to craft some...

Thrifted Bench Makeover: A Tutorial

  I found this sweet little bench in need of an update at Goodwill San Antonio. It was outdated but in good shape, and the perfect size for may daughter's new vanity. In less than an hour...

31 Handmade Ornament Tutorials

It's November, and time to start Christmas crafting!  Last month I joined some of my favorite craft designers to share 31 beautiful handmade ornament tutorials with you. Here are all 31 Bloggers in order of their...