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Geometric Pillow (tutorial and Silhouette deal)

Who loves pillows??? There's no easier way to change up the look of a room than switching out pillow covers. And what better feeling than to make the pillow yourself?? I was able to try out Silhouette's 24-inch mat this week. Wow is it big!! There are so many projects I can think of to use with this mat. The first thing I wanted to make of course was a pillow. And with Spring coming, I wanted … [Read more...]

“Beautiful Day” Spring Subway Art (free printable)

I know it's still February, but I am ready for Spring!! Yesterday I played around and made some Spring Subway Art. I love the U2 song -- Beautiful Day -- this song about beauty in the world makes me think of new life and the spirit of spring.  And so I incorporated it into my Subway Art.  I'm sharing the files if you would like to download some Happy Subway Art. I made two different … [Read more...]

.99 Ikea Pillow Hack!! (decorating idea)

Good Beautiful Morning Tatertots and Jello Fans!  I hope each one of you had a wonderful Valentine's Day and President's Day.   I am Stacie, from The Three Sweet Peas and I am thrilled to be back and sharing a fabulous little secret that is sure to save you MONEY!  It was by mistake, but, OH those mistakes, are sometimes, OH so GREAT!   So, last week I went to IKEA in search of one … [Read more...]

JewelMint Giveaway (plus a 50% off promo code)!!

I know I've said that I want to share some of my favorite things with YOU this year. I am so excited to introduce you to one of my newest favorites -- JewelMint!! JewelMint is an amazing site that features exclusive jewelry collections designed by actress and fashion icon, Kate Bosworth, and her celebrity stylist, Cher Coulter. And the best part?? The jewelry is so beautiful AND the prices … [Read more...]

Sweet 16 Party (reveal)!!

Here's the secret project I was working on last week. Sweet 16 Party (reveal)!! A SURPRISE Sweet 16 Party for my daughter!! A little mom moment -- {I am so proud of my Hayley. The teenage years seemed so scary to me when my kids were young. And we did have a couple bumpy years when she was about 12 or 13. But it is so fun to have this beautiful girl in my life. She has been working so … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 21 Fabulous Organizing Projects!!

 Spring is just around the corner so enjoy these organizing ideas!  ..And that means SPRING cleaning time, lucky for all of us the FANTASTIC Organization ideas are still coming in strong! Definitely, No SHORTAGE, and LUCKY for all of us, they are just as creative as ever!  Enjoy all of the FABULOUS ideas this holiday weekend!   Twine Storage @ The Scrap Shoppe Blog   Hair Accessory … [Read more...]

Great Ideas–20 Fashion/Refashon Projects to Make!!

Thread, check, fabric, check and definitely some amazing ideas, CHECK, CHECK!   Get inspired with these darling FASHION inspired ideas.  If you haven't used your sewing machine for a while, THAT'S OK.  Get it out, the ideas are INCLUDED!  Check out all of the AMAZING LINKS!  Chain Necklace @ Vintage Wanna Bee Easy Chunky Cuff @ Crafting Rebellion  Bit by the Sewing Bug @ Tales of a … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party — and Gracie’s Pillows giveaway!!

Welcome to the Weekend Wrap UP Party!!! Happy Friday!!  I am EXCITED that I get to share a BRIGHT, BOLD, & CHEERFUL shop with you!   Have you noticed lately, a wonderful trend that will allow you to transform your home for all seasons?  A neutral couch transformed into beautiful bright spring day or a rich deep fall evening.  It is as easy as 1,2, & 3..  Take and … [Read more...]

Make a Crepe Paper Ruffle Wreath & Party Vignette!! (tutorial)

Happy Friday my friends!! Can you believe it's Friday?? Where did this week go?? Two of my kids have birthdays coming up this week -- and they are big ones. So I thought it might be fun to change out my little Beadboard Nook from Valentine's: To a Birthday Vignette: And I have been working all week on an extra special surprise. But I can't let the cat out of the bag just yet. Just in … [Read more...]

Make a DIY Stenciled Grocery Tote! (tutorial)

Hello Friends! I'm so happy to be here another month sharing with you one of my latest little projects. Lately I've been super busy working on my kitchen makeover and inspired by it I made this tote. The best part about it is that you can purchase these totes at your local Wal-Mart for about $6.00 for 3 of them. We are just going to give them a quick makeover using paint, ribbon and … [Read more...]

Get Organized in 2012 — Update and Ideas!!

I know I've mentioned that I also write a few times a week over at Babble's Home Ec blog -- it's a fun place to keep up with all things creative. Since my goal in 2012 is to get more organized, I have been taking each space in my home and compiling some great ideas to help me in my quest. So if you are also trying to organize your life, here are some fabulous ideas to help! Organize your … [Read more...]

Get Organized in 2012 — How to Organize Sweaters!!

Happy Wednesday everyone!  I'm so excited to be here again and this time I'm sharing another great organizing trick!A couple months ago I received this great question from one of my readers: "Do you have any good ideas on how to organize sweaters? I don't like to hang them up because they lose their shape and they aren't in a drawer because I don't have the space.  I currently have them folded in … [Read more...]

Make a DIY Tic-Tac-Toe Gameboard (tutorial)!!

Enjoy this Tic Tac Toe Game {{{Happy Valentine's Day}}} Hello Tatertots and jello readers - Jen here from CraftOManiac and I am soooo tickled to be here on TT&J today.  Today I am sharing with you guys my  "DIY Tic-Tac-Toe game board" You can play it with your two favorite treats anytime of the year and the winner gets to eat his/or her treats! Just don't play to many rounds you may … [Read more...]

Super Giveaway from Imaginisce!! (three winners — $250 total retail)

I'm so excited to share this giveaway with you. I love sharing my favorite things and this is one of my favorites for 2012!! The Imaginisce iTop Button Maker is a really fun tool. I posted some great ideas you can make with this fun tool in my Button Making Project post last week. UPDATE -- GIVEAWAY CLOSED Winners are: DeeDee from Um Wow Studio Lauren from All Things Homie Jessica … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 DIY Decorating Solutions!!

The Projects are HOT this week!  It is definitely because Valentine's Day is just TWO days away!  Have a SUPER Valentine's Day, it has been AMAZING to highlight so many terrific projects this year!  Don't forget to check out all of the hot link ups! Kitchen Reveal @ Homey Home Design   Wood Stain and White kitchen Table @ Liz Marie Blog  Stenciled Parsons Chair @ Imperfectly Polished   $10.00 … [Read more...]