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Some Exciting News!! The DIY CLub — Let the Magic Begin! Update!

I have some exciting news to share!!!
I am happy to announce a fun blog-hop monthly party!
I hope you will want to be a part of it!

–The Suspense is OVER–
–The Secret is OUT–
–Now let the FUN & Magic begin.–


let me introduce you to
The DIY Club.

The DIY Club is a group of 5 bloggers:

504 Main

Its So Very Cheri

Tatertots & Jello

WhisperWood Cottage

Under the Table & Dreaming

We will have a joint


on the


The 1st event will take place on MAY 7th

This event is


so you will need to use at least one of the products on the list.
You do not have to use all of them.
You can use more than one, if you would like, but you


You MUST take a picture of your project and have the products you used in the photograph.
(DO NOT include products that are not on the list.)
There will NOT be a monthly theme—example burlap or door wreaths.
We will not ALL be using the same product each month.
You can do any project that you want as long as you use one of the vendor products and take a picture of your project with the products.
You can post as many projects as you would like but you want to post your best projects if you want to win. You only need to post (each of) your projects one time. You can post your projects on any of the 5 blogs and we will all see it. It is the same linked party, so there is no need to post to each blog. Since it is a BLOG HOP-grab the code (just under the linked pictures on the left) and post it to your blog to help pass the word and have more people see your project. Grab our button too and post it on your side bar
Each month

one lucky DIY MEMBER

(that would be all of you who post your projects)

will win the entire gift package for that month.

The Gift Package will include products from EACH of the vendors
plus other special give-a-ways we have that month.
Be sure to follow all 5 blogs.
If you have a product you would like to offer contact



You can post projects from

May 7th – May 13th (11:59pm EST)

On Sunday morning, May 16th

we will post our TOP 10 list

and you can come over and vote for your favorites.

The TOP 10 will be able to grab the

“I’ve Been Featured by the DIY Club” button

and post it on your side bar.
You can call family and friends asking them to come over and vote,
you can Twitter and Facebook about it,
post it on your blog-
Don’t be shy–ASK people for their vote.

Voting will be from Sunday, May 16th until Thursday, May 20th.

On May 21st

we will announce the


who received the most votes
announce the products for the next party.
We are all looking forward to seeing all of your creative projects.


The vendors who have products being used in the linky contest/give-a-way will be participating for an entire year—some of the vendors may have a large list of products and so their products may rotate while others will have the same products every month.
The vendor list will be growing for the future months.
You can use ANY Gorilla Glue Product Gorilla Glue
You can use ANY size of DISChangers DISChangers
You can use TEXTURE PRODUCTS and ELEGANT FINISHES from DecoArt this month. DecoArt

You can order products online directly through DecoArt www.decoart.com or they are available at most craft stores.
These products are located on pgs 36 (Elegant Finishes) and pgs 40-43 (Textures) of their online catalog.
They are working hand in hand with Home Depot on DIY projects, so be sure to check out their website www.decoart.com, you may see some of the DIY Club projects on their website (with links to the blogger who created the project).

We may be adding additional vendor products to the approved list through May 26th.
Gorilla Glue

The Decoart give-a-way will be the Americana primary sampler set and the Mediums sampler setwith a special “Bonus” that will rotate every month

The extra give-a-ways for MAY

IS OFFERING A $50 Credit

on any clock in her etsy store or if you see one you like on her Clock Blog and want to custom order one.
You can check out her work and pick what you would like.
A Chalk Board Clock
Check out some of her other designs: clocks by Staci
Here is her fun creative blog Craftify It
And as a thank you–Follow her,
pass her button around–
Spread the word about these amazing, creative clocks.


You can click on any of the blog names and it will take you to that blog.
Click on the YELLOW BOX at the bottom and it will take you to a page that will give you all the information you need about the party event that month, including the current vendors and all the extra give-a-ways for that month.
We will show a running list of our winners on the page as well.
*if you detect a problem with any of the buttons etc please let Cheri@itssoverycheri.com know and she will work on it.
Have a Wonderful Night!


  1. Its So Very Cheri says:

    Hey Jenn I was reading through the comments and saw the comments about the links not working so I checked each one from here at your blog and it took me to each of our blogs.

    I can't wait to see all of your projects ladies–all 5 of us are so super excited.


  2. CRAZYMOM says:

    How exciting! I will put my thinking cap on. :)

  3. Jensedillo says:

    this sounds like a lot of fun!! i'll have to start thinking of what to do.


  4. michelle@somedaycrafts says:

    You are doing all the "right" things to grow your blog! I'm happy for the other 4 blogs that get to do this with you! This will be fun to see@

  5. Well, y'all are like the "Cool Club" of crafting bloggers! lol. So fun. Now I've got to get my creative cap on & think of something to make.


  6. And thanks so much for taking the time to comment on my blog!!!! That made my day :-)

  7. Sheesh! Check you out, Friend! This is cool!

  8. shortmama says:

    Very cute idea!

  9. oops, it may just be my computer/internet, but when I clicked on the links to the other blogs, they said "Page Not Found"

    Looks like fun! I hope to get involved one day!!

  10. ♥Amber Filkins♥ says:

    How fun Jen!

    And so excited for a new venture for you! :)

    ♥ Amber

  11. hmmmm….what to do….I shall start thnking about it NOW!!!

  12. OHHH yah! This is gonna be sooo fun! You gals are awesome!

  13. Connie Weiss says:

    That sounds like fun…I need to think of some cool projects!

  14. michelle says:

    oh girl; I'll totally come and look and everybody's projects, but I doubt I'll be making anything! HA. Such a great idea though; hope lots of people jump on board!

  15. bbcd mama says:

    That's so fun! How recent do the projects need to be?

  16. Love Stitched says:

    sounds exciting…I will have to starting thinking :)

  17. Wow, sounds fun! Thanks for hosting this!