Craft Projects

Valentine Road Map Heart Garland

Yep it is time to decorate for Valentines Day!  I wanted to create something that I could put on the mantle and was a little funky as well…so I saw this idea on Pinterest (of course) Totally cute, but I didn’t want to make copies of pictures to use…etc.  So I decided to use an […]

Twine Pears Tutorial

Hello Ladies! I’m Amanda, former crafty neighbor (former applies to ‘neighbor ‘ – not ‘crafty’) and current bestie to my gracious blog host, Miss Adriane. 😉 Last week, Adriane and I made these A.DOR.ABLE twine pears, and since I was the one with the camera that day, I’ve been asked to guest post and share […]

Number Stool Redo

Number Stool Redo

Phew!  I am beat!  What a weekend!  I am pretty excited, I just got a very small spot to sell my crafty goodies!  So for all of you whom live near me, come check out my space at Uncovered Ruby!  There is some pretty fun stuff if you are into shabby goodies. http://uncoveredruby.blogspot.com/ When the […]

Wine Bottle Turned Home Decor

Wine Bottle Turned Home Decor

I’m very kind of strange.  I love to snap pictures with my phone of random items that inspire me to diy.  So as I browsed at Fred Meyer I had to snap a picture of this vase for inspiration. I totally knew I could create this, I just needed to find the time.  Well since finding […]

Create Your Own Pot Holders

Create Your Own Pot Holders

Not sure about you…. But my potholders have seen better days. Stained, thin, umm grossness. (I don’t think that is a word, but whatev) So guess what?  We made some, and they are so cute! I really like to give credit where it is due, so I am really sorry but I cannot find where […]

Teacher Gift

Finishing up last-minute goodies around here tonight!  Little bit of books for the hubbies business, and last-minute teacher gifts to send with the kids for school tomorrow. (Shocker, last-minute gift from me?)  Oh yeah did I also mention I am doing all that while playing on this here blog and catching up on my favorite […]

Tin-tastic!

I love the look of punched tin but it is kind of spendy!  I desperately needed something to fill the open doors of the hutch in my kitchen, hmmm what to do?  I toyed with the idea of chicken wire, but really my stuff isn’t that cute behind it so I wanted something more solid. […]