Rustic Star Card

Rustic Star Card

Who loves rustic Americana and Stars ?  Me, Me!   The older and junkier the stars are the better.   Inspired by my love of  rustic Americana decor,  here is a simple Rustic Star Card perfect to bring on Summer and  celebrate the 4th of July.   My heart also has a soft spot for Kraft(…)

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Upcycled Containers for Dad

Upcycled Containers for Dad

Upcycle ordinary household containers into a Father’s Day gifts that will enhance Dad’s  home/office/dorm/cave/pad/garage/dog house or any other area he may hang out in. Bathroom? I’ll admit I’m sorta a can hoarder.  I collect hoard {clean} cans and stuff them into empty bags and boxes in the garage.  Maybe I shouldn’t of admitted that, sounds weird…like a crazy cat can lady(…)

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DIY Patriotic Windsock

DIY Patriotic Windsock

Windsock always add a colorful statement hanging on a front porch.   I tend to be a sucker for front porch decor too.   Here’s an easy DIY Patriotic Windsock  I made out of an ordinary household item.  Take a guess what?  Yep- Coffee Can.  Easy projects like this gives me a reason to my can hording madness.(…)

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Easy DIY Metal Clip Makeover

Easy DIY Metal Clip Makeover

Here’s a quick Teacher’s Gift  idea for  all you last minute Peeps out there.  I’m including myself in that statement too.    I’ve learned over the years that  Teachers can never have enough school supplies.  Sometimes the simplest school supply is a coveted item, even staples. So, to show my kids teachers appreciation for all their(…)

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DIY Rosette Bouquet

DIY Rosette Bouquet

Big paper rosettes can really make a statement.  I made this DIY Rosette Bouquet full of cheerful thoughts for a crafty girlfriend of mine who recently left the SAHM world to return back into the full-time work force-Gulp!  Really-why???   OK…She’ll probably read this so I’m only joking, really, well sort of… Anyways, I wanted to make her something to spice(…)

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Wood Sailboat Decor

Wood Sailboat Decor

Make any Beach Party extra fun this Summer with DIY Wood Sailboat Decor made from the Echo Park Paper Beach Party Mini Themed Kit and a Silhouette cut file.   {This post contains affliate links referencing products used}   I grew up in South Florida so any beach themed craft really does make me miss the(…)

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DIY Drink Diet Pop Sign

DIY Drink Diet Pop Sign

Do you say Soda or Pop when it comes to your favorite soft drink beverage?  I guess it depends on where you grew up.  I used to say Pop as a kid.  Now I say soda and my soda of choice is Diet Coke. Only Diet Coke, not Zero, not Diet Generic just plain ole’(…)

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Crisscross Card for Dad

Crisscross Card for Dad

 Give Dad a unique Father’s Day card this year by following this easy Crisscross Card Tutorial.  I made the card have an “Old World” feel by using DCWV Industrial Chic  paper,  burlap texture and a Haberdashery Wood Button. {This post contains affliate links referencing products used}   Typically, cards I make are full of pretty flowers, glitter and cutesy stuff but brown,(…)

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