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Guest Project: Gingham & Pearl Necklace Tutorial

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Hi! My name is Elizabeth and I'm so happy to be here on Tatertots and Jello today. I am the author of the blog, To Be Charmed. I post crafty tutorials, decor and just about anything else I find inspiring in hopes I inspire you too!  Come on over and take a peek at my blog! Today I am going to show you how you can create a cute, very easy Gingham and Pearl necklace for you or that little gal … [Read more...]

Quatrefoil Wreath Tutorial

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My Quatrefoil obsession continues. I decided to try to make a quatrefoil wreath to hang in front of my house. Here's what I did: 1. I took two small foam wreaths and cut it each in half with scissors. 2. Then I laid the pieces on my works surface and lined up the edges so it was even. I trimmed a couple of the sides so they would line up correctly. 3. I pinned the wreath edges … [Read more...]

Guest Project: Handpainted & Mod Podged Canvas Pillows

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    Hello to all of you Beautiful Tatertots and Jello Fans! I am thrilled to be asked by the Ultra-Talented, Jen, to guest post today! She inspires me seriously everyday! My name is also Jenn and I have a little blog named RedberryBarn that I started this year.  I wanted to have a way to "journal" my creative journey.  I have found that if I am making something from a Card to a Wreath it … [Read more...]

This n’ That

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Check out this new Plaid website--Paint Me Plaid --  that Amy from Mod Podge Rocks has been working on. It's dedicated to paint projects! I was so excited to see my Quatrefoil project over there.    {how cute is that polka dot screen?} {these glasses are amazing} Goes right along with The CSI Project's Paint Challenge that just ended. Come over and see who Sarah @ Thrifty … [Read more...]

Quatrefoil Obsession Update

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Thanks for your sweet comments on my Quatrefoil Stencil/Project. I wanted to share a couple projects that people made with the stencil I shared: Amanda from Imperfectly Beautiful made this wonderful canvas. And Julie from My Lil' Budget Book turned this entertainment center from this: to this: So cute! And here's something really cool. Ashley from Cute as a Fox … [Read more...]

The DIY Club — My Saucepan Birdhouses

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This has been the craziest week! I have been thinking about what to make for the DIY Club for a while. I just couldn't make up my mind! I decided to go to D.I. (which is a local Utah thrift store) and see what I could come up with. I really wanted to make an outdoor project since it's Spring -- I'm excited to be out in the sunshine! c Hmmm, those might be able to be transformed into something … [Read more...]

Polka Dot Project — My Polka Dot Runner {rugs}!

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I love polka dots.  They are so cheerful and happy looking. I have them all over my house. I polka dotted up some plates on my mantle and in my kitchen:  And I made some polka dot pillows to go on my banquette:  I even added a little bit of polka dots to my lamp makeover on my desk:  I have been looking for a runner to go by my sink and dishwasher for so long with no luck. … [Read more...]