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Great Ideas — Easter {2)


{Craftberry Bush}  {Running with Glitter}  {Sister's of the Wild West via Sumo's Sweet Stuff} … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Spring Wreaths {1}


{Natsprat} {Polka Dot Bungalow} {The Stories of A2Z} … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party–and Sports fan giveaway!!

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It’s Friday! Welcome to the party!!! This week’s giveaway is perfect for the sports fan in your life.  Last Second Miracles, a company that makes children’s books based on real life sports moments, is giving away this autographed book -- "The Answered Prayer". (autographed by Jonny Harline)  "a beautifully illustrated book about the historic 2006 BYU vs Utah rivalry game and the dramatic … [Read more...]

Guest Tutorial — Make a "Helping Hand" {all-in-one apron/dishtowel/double-handed hot pad apparatus}


UPDATE: I'm unable to reach the original guest poster, so the downloads are no longer available. Sorry! Hey, fellow Tatertots and Jello fans! I’m Tyra, and I blog over at Ucreate Foods. I want to thank Jen so much for inviting me be here today to share this fun, easy, and practical project with all of you. It’s the ideal sewing project, even for a beginner, and it’s the perfect … [Read more...]

My Dining Room Turned Craft Room/Office and show off YOUR space!


 The most emailed questions that I get are about my Dining Room that we turned into my Office/Craft Room. It's one of my favorite rooms in the house and definitely the room I spend the most time in. So I thought I'd write a little post about what we did! Before it was a plain dining room. It's a great shape -- kind of square and has a pretty detailed ceiling with lots of molding. The problem … [Read more...]

Chevron Pennant Tutorial {Silhouette project}


I may have an addiction to Pennants/Bunting. I think it is adorable and I want to make one for every room and every occasion - lol. I have been anxiously waiting for some of Silhouette's Fabric Interfacing and was so excited when it came the other day.  I decided to make a project that combines three of my favorite things right now -- Polka Dots, Pennants and Chevron!! {Chevron … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a PB-inspired Spring Pillow Cover!!


Hey Tatertots & Jello gals. Its Cheri from Its So Very Cheri. I am a wife and a home schooling Mom--I have 4 great kiddos Jenn and I have known each other for quite a while. She is always coming up with such creative ideas. She is so perky all of the time--she is like the Mary Poppins of blogland. It is an honor to be here today. I worked on a project to show you gals. The PB … [Read more...]

Stenciled Damask Lampshade {Tutorial}


I was recently contacted by Northridge Publishing, which hosts a really cool webshow, about being on their show in their Scrapbook Trends Magazine “Create” segment. It was really fun! The show’s host, Kristine McKay sent me a picture of a beautiful scrapbook layout as inspiration. And she asked me to come up with my own project based on this layout: There were many elements of the … [Read more...]

Spring Sweater Refashion #4 {Tutorial}

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Welcome to my quest to refashion my wardrobe! My fourth Spring Sweater Refashion started off as a plain, green sweater from Target. It hung in my closet without much wear because it was so plain and I wasn’t sure what to wear with it. I decided to add some embellishments to one side of it, using some of my fabric scraps from my craft room. This is a 1.5 hour project, just because making the … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — My Vinyl Designer {Home Decor Vinyl Designs} $172 value


Update -- giveaway closed. Winner was #223 April. An email has been sent to April.   This week’s Giveaway Monday is from My Vinyl Designer!! My Vinyl Designer’s is a great site that sells home decor and crafty vinyl art. Their designs can be downloaded anytime so that you can begin using them right when you need them.   My Vinyl Designer designs are available in single-color, wholly … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make Embellished Sihouette Wall Art!!

Hello to all of you fabulously creative Tatertots & Jello readers out there! I'm Sierra from Blue Robin Cottage and I am truly honored to share my Embellished Silhouette wall art tutorial with you! Thank you Jen for giving me this wonderful opportunity! :) I'm a stay at home mother of one adorable daughter and wife to my wonderful rockstar … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Easter {1}


{A Diamond in the Stuff} {Wants and Wishes} {She's {kinda} Crafty} … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Decorating Solutions {3}


 {Turn linen into a Gorgeous Shabby Flower Pillow @ Burlap & Blue} {Amazing Bedroom @ Odd Girl Out}  {I might be a little obsessed with this Silverware Sunburst Mirror - just sayin' @ Flamingo Toes} … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Turn a Purse into a Stylish Camera Bag!!!


Hello, fellow readers of Tater Tots and Jello!  This is Valerie, from The Crafter's File Box.   I am super excited to hijack Jen's blog today and share with you my tutorial for making a regular purse go to fab camera bag! I am sure you have all see the amazing camera bags that have been out there lately. They look like a purse, so they are still feminine, but the insides are made to … [Read more...]

Guest Project — 10-minute Easter/Spring Wreath!!


First off---thanks so much Jen for the opportunity to share with your readers! What an honor!! I'm Tracie from Cleverly Inspired.  I was on the hunt for a fabulous, large, springy wreath.   I wanted it to last past Easter---so I chose to make it simple and classic...and springy! Super easy---and I made it in 10 minutes! Think spring! … [Read more...]