How to Upcycle Goodwill Finds with Chalk Paint

A lot of crafters head to big box stores to find items to create with.  I like to head to Goodwill to find what I need.  Instead of flimsy wood and paper items, I can...
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Anthropologie Inspired Wall Cone made with Styrofoam

I'm ready for spring and itching to start sprucing up my front door and garden with some color!  Keep reading to learn how to make decorative wall cones using Styrofoam! I was inspired by this beautiful...

“Old School” Neon Tote Bag DIY with Tulip Fabric Paint

I know it doesn't feel like it yet, but I promise that Spring is around the corner!  To help you beat those winter blues, why not brighten your wardrobe and accessories with bold pops of...

Fourteen Crafty Tutorials for February 14th: Valentine’s Day!

February 14th is around the corner, and if you're looking for Valentine crafting ideas, the bloggers at Crafty Hangouts have teamed up with American Crafts to bring you over a dozen fun tutorials.  From decor...

How to Decorate a Table for a Broncos-SeaHawks Super Bowl Party

“This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Rubbermaid and Sharpie but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #RubbermaidSharpie  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO” It happens every Super Bowl, no matter...

Product Review: Allied Shirts and Build A Sign

Now that Christmas is over I can FINALLY show off some of the cool, custom gifts I had made for my husband!  I love personalized gifts, and thanks to Allied Shirts and Build a Sign,...

Hosting Holiday Get Togethers with Cottonelle

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Cottonelle, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #CottonelleHoliday  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcOThere are six people in my family.  As you...
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How to Make Bow Tie Necklaces with Bowdabra

Here's a quick, fun project that would make a cute gift:  a bow tie necklace!  I used a Bowdabra bow maker to quickly make several bow ties in no time. When I found out I was...

Help me choose my Christmas card!

OK, I know, Halloween *just* happened and you do NOT want to think Christmas yet.  I'm with you. But I'm taking family pictures this weekend.  If I choose my holiday card layout now I can make...

How to Make a Cute Halloween Witch with Martha Stewart Decoupage

I really enjoy crafting for Halloween, but I'm not a fan of gory decor.  This cute witch is perfect for Halloween, without scaring the heck out of everyone.  I used Martha Stewart Decoupage to turn an angel...