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A Holiday Makeover For YOU – by ME and Lowe’s!

I'm so excited about this! Lowe's has asked me to choose one reader to get a holiday makeover ... but not just any makeover! I'll fly to YOUR house and we'll makeover a space in (or outside of) YOUR home, courtesy of Lowe's! Anyone (who fits the criteria below) can apply - but HURRY: all applications have to be in by this Thursday, October 8, 2015! I'll show you how to apply in a moment, but … [Read more...]

DIY Barn Wood Sign

Hey TT&J readers, it's Holly from My Sister's Suitcase. It's been a while since I've been here so I'm glad to be back, just in time for my favorite season of the year, Fall. I try to get some of my autumn decor up before Halloween, so I can keep it up all season long. The other day I found these awesome mustard yellow balls in the floral department at Hobby Lobby, and as I was looking around … [Read more...]

Halloween Typography and Countdown Board!

Are you starting to think about decorating for Halloween?? I'm sharing one of my favorite Halloween projects today! I love my Halloween Typography and countdown board. It's a festive way to decorate AND it's fun for the kids to count down the days until Halloween!!   It's SO easy to make too!! … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 19 Halloween Party Ideas!

One of the best parts of October is going to Halloween gatherings around the neighborhood. I'm always on the lookout for new treats and decorations for these celebrations, so here are... 19 Halloween Party Ideas from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Mummy Twinkie Pops @ Love Bakes Good Cakes via I Dig Pinterest Jack o Lantern Cocktail @ Cooking with Curls Acorn Treat Bag @ … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Fall DIY Projects!

As of today the weather here at the cottage has finally cooled down, which means we'll wake up one of these days and the leaves will be all kinds of different colors! Here are... 20 Fall DIY Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza to help your home decor match the changing leaves outside! * * * * * * Wood Slice Pumpkins @ Thistlewood Farms Free Fall Printable @ A Blissful … [Read more...]

Link Party Palooza — and Copper Pearl Giveaway!

It's Friday!! Welcome back to the ... We've combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil' Luna, Somewhat Simple, Tatertots & Jello and Today's Creative Blog to make a giant link party. You'll only have to link up once to to be listed on all five sites, and each of us will choose our own projects to feature posts -- just like we always have! So be sure to check with each site to … [Read more...]

10 Minute “Robber” Halloween Costume [and Free Cuttable File!]

Happy October 1st!! Halloween is coming up and I'm always curious to see what Ella wants to "be" for the holiday. Last year it was an elaborate Black and White Swan creature which was a little tricky to create. This year she decided that being a Robber would be the coolest idea. And it's perfect because this month the Michaels Makers challenge is costumes! So off to Michaels we went. I'll show … [Read more...]

How to Paint a Rug in Less Than an Hour [and free template]!

I'm SO thrilled to be part of Glidden's Colortopia team! If you've been reading my blog for long you know that I LOVE paint! And not only do I love a painted wall, I love to use paint on unusual surfaces. One of my favorite things to paint in the last few years has been rugs. I had a hard time finding the colors or patterns of rugs I wanted for different room projects so I started painting my … [Read more...]

Home Office Organization Corkboard

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hi! I’m Laura Bray and I’m so excited to share a creative way to get your business organized. I'm a professional craft designer, writer, and illustrator. I inspire creative women to live a life of balance & simplicity by sharing my … [Read more...]

“Say Hello to Autumn” Free Printables!

Ready for Fall? I am, and today I'm sharing these cute "Say Hello to Autumn" free printables with you! I love Fall!! And I love decorating my home for the different seasons. Printables are such an easy way to decorate. All you have to do is download the image and print it out. I have included three different colors of the main Autumn printable as well as nine different backgrounds … [Read more...]

Girly and Glam Paper Gift Bags

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hi everyone! I'm Amy from Atta Girl Says where I share ideas to make your home lighter and your heart brighter. Crafty, sassy, irreverent and just a little bit frazzled, I'm a decorator, cook, crafter, painter and dabbler in all things domestic. … [Read more...]

DIY Dry Erase Memo Board

Welcome to the Summer of Paper series - where we've invited fabulous guests to create projects using supplies from my Home + Made paper decor line. Hi TT&J readers! I'm Angela and I blog over at Blue i Style where I share my love of adding a little style to everything, from home decor and DIY projects, to organizing and crafting. I am an attorney, a wanna-be designer, and, most recently, … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 DIY Halloween Projects!

It's just beginning to feel like fall here, and Halloween is only 5 weeks away! That seems like a lot of time, but if you're like me and are known to procrastinate, it's time to start putting together all the spooky decor late October is known for! Here are... 20 DIY Halloween Projects from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Broomstick Party Skewers @ Giggles Galore Glitter … [Read more...]

DIY Clipboard Monogram and 3-Dimensional Paper Flower Tutorial!

Happy Sunday! Do you know Brenda from Pebbles in My Pocket and Pebbles Inc.? She's an amazingly creative artist and the powerhouse behind the Pebbles scrapbook line at American Crafts and she also has an awesome Pebbles in My Pocket store in  -- 1132 South State Street in Orem Utah. I'm so thrilled to have her here sharing a SUPER cute and easy Monogram Clipboard project along with the … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Free Halloween and Fall Printables!

October is finally just around the corner... one of my favorite times of the year for printables! Since you all shared so many excellent printables this week, here are... 15 Free Halloween and Fall Printables from this week's Link Party Palooza! * * * * * * Autumn Chalkboard Printable @ I Should Be Mopping the Floor Trick or Treat Printable @ Liz on Call Pumpkin Pie Sugar Scrub & … [Read more...]