Five Minute Christmas Ornament!!

While wandering the aisles of one of my favourite DIY stores, Michael's , I noticed a treasure... Hollow glass Christmas bulbs! Instantly my head was spinning and my craft senses were tingling!!! Oh the Treasures I had dreamt up in a matter of seconds. There really are at least a million things that you could do with these classic styles ornaments, and with the great price I got them for, I could have actually done a million!!! They come in … [Read more...]

Let It Snow….

There are not too many of my kind around. You know, the kind that .... LOVE SNOW!!! That's right, I love snow! I love the cold weather and bundling up. I love how pristine everything looks with a fresh blanket of snow covering it. I love the big flakes that float down from the sky and I especially love the warm fuzzy holiday feeling the snow evokes around this time of year. But.... I know most of you dread the cold white stuff that is on it's … [Read more...]

Clothespin Wreath

Haven't you always wanted a clothespin wreath?? Clothespin Wreath?? I am sure that's what most of you are thinking. Well it is one of my trickier craft quests, but well worth it and far from impossible. The end product is very shabby chic and not only makes a great gift, but, I think, a great art piece as well. They look amazing hanging on the wall during the holidays displaying all your cards from family and friends!!! This was the first … [Read more...]

Spa In A Jar

Who doesn't love a trip to the spa? An hour or two of peace and quiet, a great foot rub or facial? Heaven. However... If you have a schedule like I do, spa trips are few and far between. Not to mention, they can be pricey. But we all deserve a little pampering once in awhile, right? That's why this fun gift is the perfect treat for the busy mom (dad, sister, aunt, teacher...) on your Christmas list this season. Easy, affordable and … [Read more...]

How To Make: Easy Decorative Bulletin Board

  Skill Level:  Easy Time: Less Than One Hour Supplies:  Cork board/sheets, old picture fame you love (big), fabric you love, cardboard, glue (hot or really tacky glue) staples, scissors, utility knife, ruler. Instructions:   1.  Measure the opening in your frame, from the back side of the frame. You need the cardboard cut out to fit into the frame, as a picture or mat would. Measure and cut out your cardboard, make sure … [Read more...]

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