Woot! I actually made some Christmas gifts this year. And even better? I'm SUPER pleased with how they turned out! The first is a "Reindeer" String Art piece - though I am using it (as a silhouette) of an elk. This is for my dad for Christmas! Who I haven't seen yet... flying out tomorrow. … Continue reading PinWin! Deer String Art
Hi all!! This is one of my absolute favorite projects - I made it for the sweets buffet at our wedding back in June!! I can't tell you why I'm just now posting about it (oh wait, I was busy with the wedding!) but here goes!!! I used a DCWV stack called Bella Armoire, which … Continue reading “SWEETS” Banner for Candy Buffet
Hello friends! I wanted to share a wreath that I made for our front door! I got the branch wreath from Michaels and and the rest is scraps from other projects! To be honest, this was a really simple undertaking. I used a bunch of ribbon from my stash to make flowers, and leftover sticks … Continue reading Fall is here – start decorating!
I've got to say, this is one of my favorite projects!!! I don't do as much altered art as I wish I did, and I need to make it more of a focus because I love projects like this! This is a tray that I filled with pictures of my grandparents, and embellished with all … Continue reading Altered Memory Tray
Afternoon everyone! Had to share this awesome altered calendar and made with you 🙂 I cut out 4x6 blocks of chipboard for each month, and decorated each card based on the season. I then use more chipboard to create a little stand for it, with a post to hold it up like a display.The 11 … Continue reading Alternative birthday calendar
Woo hoo, it's the month of All Hallows Eve!! And now that I finally have a house of my own to decorate, I've started going a little crazy with skulls and pumpkins! After a Walmart haul from the Halloween isle, I started putting together a haunted mantle and made a little banner to go along … Continue reading A haunted holiday…
For years and years, I've been collecting pictures of home decor ideas, architectural layouts, paint techniques, interesting feng shui tips and more, just waiting for the day that I can start decorating my very own home! However, the boy and I are still renting... and I was getting tired of holding back on the decorating … Continue reading Sprucing it up!