Linda at Craftaholics Anonymous hosts a Handmade Gift Exchange every year and this year I decided to participate. I’m so glad I did. I made a new friend. I was paired with a lovely lady named Brandi. We emailed back and forth getting to know each other and our families. It was fun! I plan to sign up again in June…. View Post
There is no fireplace and therefore no mantel in my humble abode. Sooo, I just pretend that I have one. I have a few areas that I decorate for the current season and holiday. One is a narrow wall by the front door. Earlier this year, I got these 4 x 6 frames from Pick Your Plum, one of my… View Post
This idea came from Jo-Ann Fabric’s Facebook page. Spray paint pinecones, add glitter, put them in a pretty glass container and call it done! How do you decorate with pinecones?
Yep, there it is! In all its shabby chicness! I like it, but mostly because it cost nothing! I started with this old hand-me-down wreath that my sister gave me many years ago. It has been hanging out on my hall closet door since I bought this house 5 years ago. I only put it there to cover the nail… View Post
Pinterest and blogland are filled with the prettiest little Christmas Trees. Here’s how I made mine. Supplies: cardstock rolled into a cone shape double-faced tape to hold shape together glue gun to attach garlands Dollar Tree garlands Very pretty and very inexpensive at $1 each and Bonus: finding ways to use all those fancy plates from the wedding! Warning: making… View Post