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Guest Project: Rustic Garden Fourth of July Flag Tutorial

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Hello Tatertots and Jello Readers! I am so excited (and a little bit nervous) to be here today posting on Jen's blog! She is fantastic and I am thrilled to be here! My name is Amanda and I am the creative mind behind “Every Crafty Endeavor.” I am married to a dashingly handsome, hard-working man named Spencer and we have a little boy named Quinn and are expecting our first little girl in … [Read more...]

Beachy-ish Subway Art Sign {using the Silhouette}

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To celebrate the exciting Silhouette Giveaway that's going on now, I am sharing a project each day this week that was created using the Silhouette. I'm working on my bathroom remodel right now, it's going to be a Board and Batten room with beachy colors. So I thought it would be fun to make some Beachy art to do in that room. I chose this phrase because I think it's so true -- your day … [Read more...]

20-minute Flip Flop Project

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Here's a fun project to do this Summer. My kids loved being able to pick out the fabric and embellishments so their flip flops were 100% their own creation. I bought cheap flip flops from Old Navy. They have flip flops in almost any color you can imagine. Two pair = $5 and they are even $1/pair when they are on sale! Here's what you need: Flip flops Fabric scraps Button covers … [Read more...]

Keep Calm and Get Crafty — Necklace Giveaway!

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I'm on my way back from visiting my sister in California, but while I'm traveling I am excited to announce a giveaway from my good friend Kristen of Kristen's Creations How cute is this necklace? I am in love. I need one! Perfect for yourself or it would make such a great present for that crafty friend in your life! Kristen makes wonderful custom jewelry. I wear her "Keep … [Read more...]

I ♥ the Dollar Store

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I just love the Dollar Store. There are so many potential projects inside!  Some of my favorite Dollar Store projects I have made have been: Tiered Dollar store Tray made out of Pizza Pans Burlap Dollar Store Napkin Rings Dollar Store Burlap Children Wall Grouping Dollar Store Burlap Magnet Frames Dollar store Serving Tray Dollar Store Fall Frames … [Read more...]

Anthro-inspired T-Shirt for $4

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I am always on the lookout for stylish, cute t-shirts for the Summer. One of my favorite stores -- Anthropologie, recently had a great t-shirt they were selling. But for almost $80 I wondered if I could find a way to make something similar for a fraction of the cost. I bought two t-shirts on clearance for $2 each. I bought one for the t-shirt and one to cut up for embellishments. Materials … [Read more...]

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...]