Category Archives: Tutorial

Beaded Icicles

You will need: Clear beads in 3 graduating sizes. The ones that slightly taper on one side work best. Thin beading wire Piece of string Cut about a 20 inch piece of wire. String one of the smallest beads to … Continue reading

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Tinsel Filled Ornaments

I may have mentioned before that Christmas is sort of “my” season. I love all things Christmas! But since we don’t actually get what I would call Christmas weather around here, I seem to have to work a lot harder … Continue reading

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Birds On A Wire

What you’ll need: – black jumbo paper clips – 1 sheet of black card stock – Mod Podge Gloss Finishor  Mod Podge ® Dimensional Magic. – toothpick or bamboo skewer – hot glue gun (optional) or glue – black string … Continue reading

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3D Paper Star/Snowflake

I don’t know about you, but I’m all “halloweened” out! I know that’s not really a word, but it accurately describes the Halloween oversaturation I am experiencing! So, I was aching for a quick project that had nothing to do … Continue reading

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Muffin Bouquet

Here’s a quick and pretty easy idea to present your mini muffins or cupcakes at your next party!   You need a small bucket (mine is from IKEA,) some floral foam, some tissue paper (mine was from the dollar store,) … Continue reading

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Inexpensive Favor Bags

I love the paper bag look for certain things. I love it as gift wrapping with some cute ribbon and other personalization!  They are large, they are neutral and very suited for favor bags too! There are of course many, … Continue reading

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Starburst® Candy Flowers

I was looking for a way to make quick and easy flowers (without fondant) that would work as a decoration for the twin’s party on saturday. There are plenty of ways to make flowers with candy, but I wanted it … Continue reading

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Faux Mercury Glass (3 Tutorials)

I love mercury glass! I love the randomly worn, very old mirror look,                as well as the randomly worn and patterned look, as well as the ultra shiny, sleek mercury glass look: Gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Velvet Ribbon Flower Cushion

I’m currently planning a make over for the living room. During the construction we lost one window and widened another, and now there is the perfect opportunity to redo the color scheme. Yesterday, I found silk cushions on sale ($10!!)  … Continue reading

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Hotel Inspired Key Board

The other day I was browsing the Mothology  site, a great source of inspiration for me, and I came across this Hotel Key Rack: Loved the idea! Our current key system works for the regular use keys, but we always … Continue reading

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