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Great Ideas — 32 Inspirational Easter Ideas!!

I love this time of the year. Everything is starting to bloom and Easter is on it's way!! Here are some great Easter ideas that were linked up to inspire you for Spring!! And be sure to check out all of the links at the party, there were so many amazing ideas and projects linked up this week!!  Bunny Door Decor @ Hoosier Made Bunny Buns Cookie Bites @ Munchkin Munchies  Drinks on Me @ Jac … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 23 Egg Decorating Projects to Make!!

Easter eggs, Easter eggs hidden all around. Come my children look about And see where they are found. Easter is only one week away.  Get inspired for the annual tradition of decorating Easter eggs with these unique creations.  Be sure to check out all of the fabulous holiday inspiration linked up this week!  Subway Painted Easter Eggs @ Lilluna  Glitter Easter Eggs @ A Pumpkin and a … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap up Party and Jeanne Oliver Designs

It’s Friday!! My favorite day of the week!! I am excited to feature YOU!! This week's beautiful giveaway is from Jeanne Oliver Designs! Jeanne offers you collections of clothing, bags, art, jewelry and vintage pieces that tell a story. Each piece is full of attention to detail and design. Jeanne's hope is that from the moment you receive an item from her shop you know it is different … [Read more...]

Make a Spring Paper Wreath (tutorial)

I have been wanting to make a paper wreath for awhile. I LOVE pretty paper and I thought it would be so fun to make a wreath using some bright and spring-y paper. I saw a couple amazing paper wreaths at the CHA show last year. So when I saw the Silhouette online store had some paper flower 3-d images, I decided to try making a wreath with them. {Spring 2012 Mantel} Here's what I did: … [Read more...]

Vintage Door Spring Mantel 2012!

Who's ready for SPRING??? Check out this vintage door spring mantel! I am!!! The weather is getting warmer and I am getting excited for capris, flip flops and picnics!In the meantime, I thought maybe if I decorated my mantel for Spring, that might help it get here sooner LOL. I found a beautiful old door at a local architectural salvage yard. I LOVED the bright green/teal color that it had … [Read more...]

Make a Scrappy Bunny Wall Hanging with Free Template!!

Good Morning, Tatertots and Jello Fans.  I'm Stacie from The Three Sweet Peas and I am excited to be back for my monthly tutorial! It is a BEAUTIFUL spring day and I am so EXCITED to be sharing a "hoppy" little project!  Can you believe it is ALMOST Easter?  Just a week and half left before the Easter Bunny arrives and hopefully this little 3-D Easter Bunny will bring some … [Read more...]

Mirror, Mirror Subway Art: A Snow White-Inspired Project, plus a Mirror Mirror Movie Giveaway!!

Who isn't a HUGE Snow White fan?? It's an iconic movie, and so when I heard they were remaking a live-action version of this movie, I knew I wanted to go see it. And then when the creators of the  Mirror Mirror movie, starring Julia Roberts, contacted me to create a craft inspired by the movie, I was so honored and thrilled to make a project celebrating the movie.  I still can't believe … [Read more...]

My Favorite Crafting Tool Giveaway — A Silhouette Cameo ($350 value)!!

I know I've told you about the Silhouette Cameo. It's my favorite crafting tool. And I am SO excited to be giving one away to YOU!!! Plus, have you heard about their NEW Designer Edition Software?? It's fabulous!! Update -- Giveaway Closed. The winner is Donna @ Epicurean Crafter Winner chosen via Random.org   There are all kinds of great things you can do with this new software, … [Read more...]

Using Decorating and Technology to Bring People Together

I'm trying to design and decorate a few of my rooms, and I've discovered that I want to make places in my home that are not only pleasing to look at, but serve a function as well. What got me thinking about this? Well, when I reworked my entertainment unit in the family room, we found the space was so much more fun and usable afterwards. It's amazing how much more time we spend in the our … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 Inspired Easter Projects to Make!

Here comes Peter Cottontail hopping down the bunny trail...   Are your Spring or Easter Decorations up? If not check out the amazing inspiration, absolutely no shortage of beautiful colors. Spring @ Hoosier Homemade  Spring Picket Fence @ Oopsey Daisy   Easter Bunny's @ Naptime Journal   Chevron Flower Pots @ Nest of Posies … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 30 Spring-Inspired Wreaths & Mantels

We officially had our first day of spring, and the weather was well, snowy. These beautifully inspired spring wreaths & mantels are sure to make the sun shine! Be sure to check out all of the SUNNY inspiration!  Bubblegum Wreath @ Fit, Crafty, Stylish, and Happy DIY Spring Tutorial @ My Blessed Life  Spring Wreath @ Positively Splendid … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap Up Party and $150 to Lisa Leonard Designs!!

It’s Friday!! My favorite day of the week!! I am excited to feature YOU!! This week’s giveaway is from a Über talented mom who loves to create Meaningful, Unique, Handmade Jewelry.  She creates jewelry for real people and life’s special times. Have you met Lisa Leonard ? She is FABULOUS.  And her designs are amazing. UPDATE - giveaway closed. Winner is Heather @ Raising … [Read more...]

22 Ways to Celebrate the Hunger Games Movie!

I love to read. It's the time I treasure most at night when all of the things on my "to do" list have been checked off. A time for just me. I read The Hunger Games a few years ago and was instantly captivated. I think I've read the whole series 3 or 4 times total. So of course I am so excited to see the movie. I am hoping it will do justice to the books.   (my overall favorite series is still … [Read more...]

Make a Spring Bunny Pillow!!

Hello Tatertots and Jello Friends! This is Desirée from The 36th Avenue. It is so good to be here today and share with you my first Easter Project of this year. This pillow and little bunny were super easy to make. I want you to know that I'm not that good when in comes to sewing so if I was able to make this project I am sure you will too. You'll need fabric and ribbon. TUTORIAL 1 … [Read more...]

Decorating with Baker’s Twine! (ideas and a deal)

You might know that I love Baker's Twine! I just wanted to let you know that The Twinery is running a great deal through Groopdealz today. Such a good deal...$8 for 240 yards, and your choice of 6 pretty SPRING colors!!! And if you are looking for some ideas to make with Baker's Twine, here are some Baker's Twine Projects I love: … [Read more...]