How to Create and Design Your Own T Shirts

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For those with a wont to Do-It-Yourself, there’s no better way to express yourself than by designing your own clothing. Not only are you feeling the benefits of self-satisfaction from doing it yourself, you are also sharing your creativity with friends, family, neighbors, co-workers and everybody who enters your day. Inexpensive, Inspiring and Awesome For […]

8 Easy and Simple DIY Home Repairs

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As any homeowner can tell you, it seems that there’s always something that needs to be fixed.  Whether it’s a leaky faucet, a  squeaky door, or a stuck lock, it can start to add up.  Even if you’re not the handiest person in the world, there’s no need to allow certain household nuisances such as […]

How to Make Resin Glitter Pendants

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Thanks to Oriental Trading for providing some of the supplies for these Resin Glitter Pendants. As most of you know by now, I have a love affair with glitter. I mean, I’m pretty sure it’s a two-way street and we’re thisclose to being official. I wanted to make something that I could show the world […]

Quick and Easy French Tags

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I am a paper addict. One of the ways I reward/bribe myself is with a trip to the scrapbook store, or a new slab of paper from the craft store. I find that these things help get my creative juices flowing, and I can turn to them when I’m looking for inspiration.

How to Glitter a Dollar Store Piggy Bank

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I am a huge fan of glitter.  I mean, what’s not to like?  It just seems to make everything feel a little more special.  Glitter is also a great way to jazz up something that’s plain or has even seen better days.  For this project, I took a plain ol’ piggy bank from the dollar […]

DIY Washi Tape Switch Plate Cover Tutorial

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Scotch Expressions sent us samples to play with.  This DIY washi tape switch plate tutorial was the result. I have always been a fan of fancy switchplate and outlet covers.  I spent many an hour decoupaging switchplates, and everyone knew what they were getting for holidays.  Sometimes, if they were especially nice to me, I’d […]

DIY Starburst Candy Corn Party Favors

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“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Starburst. I received product samples to facilitate my review and promotional item as a thank you for participating.” Recently, I discovered two of my favorite things had come together, and created an even better item.  What are these two items, you ask?  Starburst […]

Tips for Sewing with Vintage Patterns #waverize

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These tips for sewing with vintage patterns were inspired by a DIY Challenge I participated in with Jo-Ann Fabrics and Waverly.  All opinions are my own. Recently, I had the opportunity to take part in a creative challenge with Jo-Ann Fabrics & Crafts and Waverly Fabrics. This was all part of Waverly’s 90th anniversary and […]