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[23 May 2015 | No Comment | 161 views]
Tutorial: Flip Flop Wreath

One of our favorite flip flop crafts is the flip flop wreath, and now that summer stuff is back on the shelves it’s the perfect time to make one!  Here is my version of the flip flop wreath, embellished with fake flowers and some other summery items.

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[20 May 2015 | No Comment | 181 views]
Tutorial: Seashell Wreath

I’ve been feeling very inspired by seashells lately, finding different ways to work them into my decor.  One of my recent creations is this nautical seashell wreath, which would be a great way to use souvenirs from a beach vacation.  Even if you don’t have shells and rope on hand, you should still be able to make this for just a few dollars. 

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[19 May 2015 | No Comment | 1,011 views]
Tutorial: Faux Sea Glass Bottles

Sea glass is still so popular, and it’s a beautiful way to decorate your home in the summer.  Rather than buying new decorative accents, you can make your own using a few simple items plus recyclables.  Don’t worry if you don’t feel like you’re very artistic!  Stencils make it easy for all of us to create beautiful, professional looking home decor projects.  I used a …

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[11 May 2015 | No Comment | 867 views]
How to Paint A Princess Glass

Not too long ago, someone posted pictured of Princess inspired wine glasses. Someone asked how to make them, and I offered to make a tutorial for the project. It took a while, but here it is: how to make glittery princess wine glasses!

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[10 May 2015 | 4 Comments | 561 views]
Tutorial: Faux Stained Glass Suncatcher

Use clear plastic containers to create faux stained glass suncatchers! They are as easy to make as they are pretty to look at.

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[6 May 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Painted Dandelion T-shirt | 522 views]
Tutorial: Painted Dandelion T-shirt

There are a zillion ways you can dress up the humble t-shirt. One of our favorites is this super easy method of making dandelions – no special artistic skills required!

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[5 May 2015 | One Comment | 2,591 views]
Tutorial: Wire Wrapped Bead Rings

I’m going to warn you right now that this project is addictive!  Once you get the hang of it you won’t want to stop making these beautiful wire wrapped bead rings.  They’re quick to make, and I ended up making almost a dozen in just an hour.  This project would make a pretty last minute Mother’s Day or Teacher Appreciation day gift. This is also …

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[4 May 2015 | 7 Comments | 811 views]
Tutorial: Disney Princess Duct Tape Hand Mirror

Who’s the fairest of them all? YOU are, with this pretty Disney Princess duct tape hand mirror! Transform a boring dollar store hand mirror into a magical mirror fit for a princess, with just a few simple supplies and techniques. Come find out how to make it!

My family and I are getting ready to go on a dream vacation to Walt Disney World in Florida, …

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[3 May 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Sea Shell Picture Frame | 400 views]
Tutorial: Sea Shell Picture Frame

Want a unique way to display the shells you collect at the beach this summer? Try making this easy picture frame!

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[1 May 2015 | Comments Off on Tutorial: Upcycled Bird Bath | 2,026 views]
Tutorial: Upcycled Bird Bath

Dollar stores, thrift shops, and yard sales are great places to find lots of fun glassware for cheap. But once you’ve collected it, what should you do with it? One possible project is to create a unique, whimsical bird bath!