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Twine Vases

I found a few glass bottles in my Ohio childhood garage that I wanted to reuse and make something with. I decided I would try turning them into cute rustic vases. So I found some twine, pulled out my hot glue gun and got to crafting. Here’s how I did it. Twine Hot Glue gun […]

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Patriotic Wreath

Many of you know that 4th of July is one of my favorite holidays. Growing up my dad made it into a huge celebration for the entire block, so I really look forward to it every year. I wanted to make a festive wreath for the holiday and thought to try a bandana wreath. I’m […]

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Flip Flop Wreath

You know how much I love making wreaths. I was trying to think of some ideas for a new summer wreath and came up with this one when I was shopping with Molly. We saw a bunch of flip flops and I thought it would be fun to make a wreath out of all them.   […]

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Mercury Glass Vases

I had a bunch of empty Monica Potter Home soy candle jars around my house and wanted to do something fun with them. One thing that I love is mercury glass vases. So I decided that I would try to make my own. I did a little research on how to make them at home […]

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Shamrock Coasters

I recently went to a craft show with a friend of mine and got this idea from one of the booths at the show. It’s an expensive craft to make and I love how you can customize the coasters for any reason, season or event. I decided to make shamrock coasters for St. Patrick’s Day. […]

Ombre Glitter Champagne Bottle

I knew that I wanted to make something to add to the hand-painted champagne flutes that I made for Chris for Valentines Day. I have seen glittered champagne bottles before in stores and thought that I would try to make one. I bought a bottle of our favorite champagne and pulled out the glitter (I […]

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Hand Painted Champagne Flutes

I always think homemade gifts are the best. I wanted to make something for Chris and decided to make him some hand painted champagne glasses. I chose teal, but you could do any color combo you like. I think these will be really nice paired with a glittered DIY bottle of champagne, which I will […]

Mason Jar Matches

Mason Jar Matches

There are 2 things that are always going in my house during the winter months…my fireplace and candles. Every time I want to light either of them, I find myself running around the house looking for matches or a lighter. So I thought I would make a cute match holder out of an old mason […]

Menu Board

Menu Board

I thought it would helpful to create a menu board for my family. I have it propped up in the kitchen and every morning I write what I am making for dinner that night. It has stopped the constant question of, “Mom, what’s for dinner?” Now all they have to do is check the menu […]

PVC Bathroom Caddy

If your bathroom looks anything like mine in the morning, then you know your counters are covered in brushes, a blow dryer, a flat iron and makeup. I am the queen of clean and clutter drives me crazy! I found a way to clear the clutter in 2 seconds and have everything neatly tucked away. […]