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Stitched Summer Pineapple Printable

I have such a fun and easy Summer decoration for you today! This cute pineapple printable is the perfect thing to brighten up a little corner! This is super easy to make! Here’s a quick tutorial: I created the Pineapple printable and had it copied at the UPS store. So…

Pinterest Feature Friday

Hello, friends, and welcome to the party! The PINTEREST party! Each Friday Malia from Yesterday on Tuesday, Bev from Flamingo Toes, Kara from Mine for the Making and myself (Michele from The Scrap Shoppe) take turns selecting a fun new pinner from our Pinterest Link Party to feature. And  you’re…

Show-and-Tell-Featured

Show and Tell Link Party

Welcome to another fun week of Show + Tell. It’s time to ooh and awe over amazing creations linked up from all over the world! Everyone loves a comment or two. Stop by a few projects and say hello! Show + Tell Highlights Bev selected this beautifully restored door and…

Cross Stitch Antique Chair Refinish

Cross Stitch Antique Chair Refinish

I’m so excited to show off today’s project to you! I think it’s maybe my favorite transformation project I’ve ever done. :) For quite a while now I’ve been admiring cross-stitch chairs – I mean they’re just so darling with their wicker all decorated with pretty yarn and threads. And…

Pinterest Feature Friday

Hello everyone and welcome to this week’s Pinterest Feature Friday! If you love Pinterest as much as we do, then you will love our weekly ‘pinspired’ series. Each week me (I’m Kara from Mine for the Making) and my bloggy friends (Michele from The Scrap Shoppe, Malia from Yesterday on…

Jewelry

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30 Minute Teacher Gift Charm Bracelet

It’s almost time for those year-end teacher gifts! Today I’m sharing this pretty Pencil Sharpener Charm Bracelet – it’s a cute gift with a hint of fun! I love the little retro pencil sharpener charm – it’s perfect as a teacher gift without being too over the top you know? It’s…

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Vintage Bead and Leather Bracelet

Today I’m SO excited to be at SNAP Conference in Salt Lake City surrounded by 500 other talented crafty bloggers learning, creating, and celebrating the friendships we’ve made because of blogging! And to celebrate with you, I teamed up with Abbey from The Cards We Drew and a large group…

Vintage-Ribbon-Chain-Bracelet

Ribbon and Chain Wrap Bracelet

Are you ready for some Spring accessories? I sure am. Today I’m sharing a fun and super easy bracelet that is so cute – and so simple to make! This would be such a great Mother’s Day gift too – that is just around the corner! This sweet bracelet is…

Quick Bow Tie Necklace Tutorial

Today’s guest is such a doll! For our Scrap Busting Extravaganza today we have the fabulous Marissa from Rae Gun Ramblings! Marissa is a great seamstress – you have to check out all her cute clothes and of course her Etsy Shop where you can find the most amazing little…