Category Archives: DIY Decorating

Oh Christmas Tree, oh Christmas Tree …

I found this amazing blog on how to capture the best picture of your Christmas tree.   Thank you so much Ucreate. So now here is a picture of our Christmas Tree this evening. I’ll post some more pics of … Continue reading

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Teacher Appreciation Gift – Subway Art Picture

This was a really simple but thoughtful little project I did for my daughter’s preschool teacher this year. In Pages I created subway art words for her teacher’s name and then asked my daughter all the things she liked about … Continue reading

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Alphabet Baubles

These alphabet baubles are so quick and easy to make, and didn’t cost me a cent!  I had some spare small white baubles to which I simply attached some alphabet stickers and hung them on the tree.  The kids love … Continue reading

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Our Family Calico and Burlap Christmas Stockings

I Just had to share these cute Christmas stockings I made at the request of my beautiful daughter.   I’m thrilled with the way they turned out, and so is she! 🙂 I sewed the body of the stockings from … Continue reading

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Ottoman to Oh Man!

We purchased 2 black ottoman/footstools about 5 years back BK (before kids).  They lasted us well, until we acquired a very playful kitten with very sharp claws, and a 2 year old who decided it would be fun to pick … Continue reading

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Cushion Makeover – Printing directly on fabric in the printer!

Today I decided to make another drop cloth cushion, but using the method of printing directly on the fabric from the printer.  I chose to use calico to print on. Above is the finished cushion! Here is what I started … Continue reading

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My First Burlap Project – Simple Pot Plant Make Over

We have had this lily pot plant in our home for the last 3 years.  It has personal significance for both myself and my husband, and today I decided to give it a fresh make over.  AND I got to … Continue reading

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