Fall Ribbon Wreath

Now that fall is here, it is time to get in the fall spirit! Get started by making this pretty fall ribbon wreath using supplies you can purchase at Dollar Tree! Supplies Needed: Green foam wreath form (Dollar Tree) Assorted fall ribbon (Dollar Tree) Hot glue Glue gun Scissors Directions: Add a dab of hot glue to the end of your starting piece of ribbon. Press it to the inside of the wreath form and hold in place until secure. Once dry, begin pulling the ribbon … [Read more...]

Embroidery Hoop Pumpkin

Turn an old embroidery hoop into a snazzy pumpkin décor piece when you give this easy DIY a try. This embroidery hoop pumpkin is a great way to add some décor to your walls and is even a great craft to do with kids. Here is how you can get started making your own. Supplies Needed: Embroidery Hoop Orange craft foam Black marker Scissors Green ribbon or twine Directions: Begin by placing the piece of orange craft foam into the hoop. Secure the hoop so it is tight around … [Read more...]

Fall Owl Wreath

Fall is the perfect time for owl décor! Take a look at how we crafted this frugal fall owl wreath with supplies from our local dollar store. The end result is the perfect fall wreath that will look great on your front door, in your office, or anywhere you can use a pop of fall fun. Supplies needed: Grapevine wreath Rustic Owl ornament Thick burlap ribbon Scissors Hot glue, glue gun Directions: Begin by removing the hanger from the owl. Discard as you will not need it. … [Read more...]

DIY Patriotic Mason Jars

Since I love to craft and with 4th of July approaching I thought a 4th of July craft was in order. It's the perfect time to get all Patriotic and have some fun with stars. Plus making some fun Patriotic decorations for your home is always a bonus. No one else will have them... Unless they make them too. =P With that being said, I introduce you to our new Thursday Craft, DIY Patriotic Mason Jars. Yep. Mason Jar fun!!! I don't know about you, but I am very excited! I had so much fun making these … [Read more...]

Easy DIY Washi Tape Bookmark

Do you love books? Flipping through the pages of a story and escaping your reality for the pages of a good book? If you said yes, than this Easy DIY Washi Tape Bookmark is for you! I am always losing my bookmarks so to be able to make them on the spot makes my life so much easier! Being the avid reader I am, it is always nice to have a collection of bookmarks. I am always losing them or leaving them in other books. It's horrible. Well enough is enough! This Easy DIY Washi Tape Bookmark has … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Conversation Heart Sugar Scrub

Today I am sharing a fun sugar scrub recipe using a popular Valentine's Day candy - conversation hearts! This would make the perfect gift for the sweetheart in your life. Simply make a batch and put in a cute mason jar, tie with a ribbon, and you have a great gift they are sure to enjoy! Ingredients: 2 Cups Granulated Sugar 1/2 Cup Coconut Oil 1/4 Cup Almond Oil 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1/4 Cup Conversation Hearts 3 Drops Vitamin E Oil (Optional) Directions: In a medium … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Conversation Hearts Votive Holder

Do you love conversation hearts? They seem to reflect the Valentine’s Day season quite well! This season, why not work a few into your crafting? Here is how you can create a Valentine’s Day conversation hearts votive holder, perfect for displaying amongst your décor or for gift giving. Making one is a cinch and costs just pennies too! Here is how to get started making your own. Supplies Needed: Small Glass Jelly Jar or Canning Jar Conversation Hearts Candy Ribbon or Twine For … [Read more...]

25 Valentine’s Day Crafts & Recipes

You can never see, make or taste too many awesome Valentine's Day crafts and foods - so here are 25 great ones to help make your Valentine's Day more special!  There's something for everyone! Valentines Heart Hair Clip  //  Hi! It's Jilly Red Velvet Cheesecake Pops  //  Life Love And Sugar Toddler Valentine's Painting  //  Songbirds and Buttons Chocolate Heart  //  Saving's Lifestyle Red Velvet Cupcakes // Pandoras Deals Valentine's Day Countdown  //  Occasionally Crafty Heart … [Read more...]