Holiday

Love Note Valentines Day Bunting

Love Notes for Valentine’s Day Bunting

Well I have a little secret that I’ve been keeping – and I am super excited to share the secret with you today! I am the new sewing contributor for the fabulous blog Lil’ Luna! EEEK! I am so excited to work with Kristyn over the next year – I…

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Top Ten Posts of 2013

Can you believe it is that time already? This year has flown by! I have had so much fun sharing things with you this past year – I so appreciate all your support and encouragement. And I am super excited about 2014 – I have some fun projects in the…

Merry Kisses Ornament

Merry Kisses Mistletoe Hoop Ornament

I have a sweet Embroidery Hoop Art for you today – for your tree or just as a sweet little decoration! It’s my Merry Kisses Mistletoe Hoop Ornament! It just has a little bit of embroidery – and the stitch is perfect for a beginner. Everything else is no-sew, so…

Retro Colorful Christmas Mantel

Colorful Retro Christmas Mantel

I am so excited to finally be able to show you my Christmas mantel! It has been busy busy busy around here! Last year I had a Woodland theme on the mantel. I adored it (if I do say so myself) but this year I wanted more color! So I…

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Cookie Cutter Marquee Chalkboard Art

We’re getting down to the wire here with Christmas projects aren’t we?! But sometimes you get an idea and you just have to roll with it!! Even if it means your house isn’t clean when your in-laws get here. Ahem. I’ve been wanting to make a Marquee sign for ages…

Clam Chowder Soup and Sourdough

Easy Entertaining with a Soup & Movie Party

We love having people over this time of year and having Christmas movie-watching parties! They are so fun to do, everyone loves Christmas movies and they make for such a relaxed get together. You can have just a few people or a lot! One of my favorite places to go for party supplies is…

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Faux Vintage Style Bottle Brush Trees

You guys. I had so much fun making this project! I’ve been in love with those vintage bottle brush trees for ages. They can be a bit pricey though – especially those big, full ones that look all glittery and old and awesome. Or maybe you can find an ivory…

Trim and Tape gift cards

DIY Trim & Tape Gift Tags

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Duck Brand provided by ShurTech Brands, LLC for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I am all about making my own gift tags this year! They are so fun and easy to do, and you can really get creative…

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Cute Gift Wrapping Ideas with Pom Poms

This year I would really like to get my Christmas wrapping done a little early – so that I am not waiting until the last minute and wrapping up my gifts and throwing them under the tree on Christmas Eve. (Not that I’ve ever done that. Ahem.) My hope is that if I start earlier,…

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Dishes to Welcome Santa & Friends

Even though my kids are teenagers we still love participating in the traditions we had when they were kids. That means going around looking at lights, having our giant fondue feast on Christmas Eve – and putting out treats for Santa. Well this year I have some fun (and cute if I…

Elf Movie Hoop Art

Smiling’s My Favorite – Embroidery Hoop Art

So I’m kind of addicted to making Hoop Art. This you might already know. Well since it’s Christmas time I felt like I needed to change out some of my hoops with Christmas versions! So my first one is this Smiling’s My Favorite Embroidery hoop art – inspired by one of…

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Bead & Embroidery Felt Gift Tags

Have you started any of your present wrapping yet? I will confess I have not. Mainly because I’ve only begun my shopping. Ahem. When it comes to wrapping, I love making Christmas presents pretty – it makes them even more fun to give I think.  Today I have some sweet…

Joy to the World Wood Sign

Joy To The World Wooden Sign

Happy Thanksgiving!! I hope you are all having a wonderful day with your friends and family! I am super excited to show off my latest Christmas Sign. It has such a fun retro feel to it – I had a blast making it! I have a quick and easy tutorial…

Mini Snow Globe Necklace

Winter Wonderland Snow Globe Necklace

Today I’m combining a couple of my favorite things – Christmas and jewelry. I have a super quick and really easy tutorial for today for this Winter Wonderland Snow Globe Necklace! Aren’t they sweet?! I promise they are super easy. You can easily make them up even if you have never…

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DIY Burlap and Fabric Christmas Trees

I had so much fun making up these little DIY Burlap and Fabric Christmas Trees! These babies are so easy to do and they make great little decorations for a table top or mantel. They are made with FloraCraft® Make It: Fun® Foam as the base, and you could customize…

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My Kind of Holiday

Despite the fact that I am super itchy to put up my Christmas decorations, I am so excited that Thanksgiving is just around the corner! Seriously – Thanksgiving is just the best. It’s all about hanging out with the family and eating, two of my very favorite things. ;) Plus…

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Happy Holidays Series at Tatertots & Jello

I love all the holiday series that are starting on blogs right now! These are so fun to check out – you have so many fun décor and gift ideas, all in one handy place! I’m starting off the season today with a guest post over at Tatertots and Jello!!

Halloween Mantel DIY

Tomb Sweet Tomb Halloween Mantel

I am so excited to show you this year’s Halloween Mantel! I mentioned in my Crystal Ball Candlesticks post that I loved the Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. Inside the hallway is a little cross stitch sampler that says Tomb Sweet Tomb and I have wanted to replicate it for ages. So…