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Make Personalized Covered Button Jewelry!

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I think a handmade gift is so much more personal and special than something picked up at a store. Here’s a handmade gift idea that is simple, easy and inexpensive to make, yet shows that you care. And the best part – anyone can make these. {Ella, my 6 year old, made some} Personalized Covered Button Necklaces I know I have an addiction to pretty fabric. I just can’t get … [Read more...]

We’re bringing Home Ec Back!!

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You probably know Babble.com -- a really awesome community for women and moms dedicated to sharing great information. Babble just launched a new blog that is dedicated to all things creative -- Home Ec... And I am so excited to be writing for their blog because it helps me do the thing I like to do best. What's that? What I love most about blogging is sharing projects and spotlighting other … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Parties {1}!!

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 Make a Birthday Ruffle Wreath @ Fireside Studio  Start a new tradition with a Birthday Hat @ Kiki Creates And what little girl wouldn't want a Vintage Barbie Party? So cute. @ The Matthews Family Happenings Bake up some Party Cupcakes and DIY Flags @ Ellementary Home … [Read more...]

"Summer Social" Guest Project — Make a Ruffled Soda Can Holder from an old handbag!! {tutorial}

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Hey there TT&J readers!  I'm stoked to be here to share a fun summer craft with you crafty ladies!! I'm Linda from Craftaholics Anonymous. I am a hopeless Craft Addict with a blog....because its cheaper than therapy! I share tutorials for almost every craft I do and I love featuring creative ideas and creative bloggers. I also host a biannual Handmade Gift Exchange which is loads of … [Read more...]

"Summer Social" Guest Project — Decorative Tile Message Board {tutorial}

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Hello, Tatertots and Jello readers! My name is Amanda and I blog about crafts, thrifty decorating, recipes, and home life at Serenity Now. I love mochas, shoes, and Target. As a stay-at-home mom of two little girls, I spend a lot of time at the kitchen sink washing dishes.  Today's project is a very simple, easy craft that will give you something cute to look at while you scrub those sippy … [Read more...]

“Red Hots and Blue” Fourth of July Rocket Wreath {tutorial}

Fourth of July is coming up fast. I wanted to make a festive wreath for my front door. So I headed down to the Dollar Store and picked up a few supplies. I used ribbon and paper I already had as well as Dimension Magic (to keep the birds from eating it) and the total for my wreath was about $4!! "Red Hots and Blue" Rocket Wreath Tutorial Here’s what I did: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Fourth of July {Red, White & Blue}

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 {Sugar Tot Designs}  {Funky Vintage Lovely} {Tales of a Trophy Wife}  {Hogwash} … [Read more...]

Make a Beachy Rosette Button Necklace {tutorial}

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  Here's my Summer Necklace #2. I have loved seeing all of those pretty Rosette necklaces around, I really wanted to make one for summer. So I took some of the material left over from my Flirty Summer Button Necklace #1 and made some rosettes. {I have a Rosette Tutorial here if you want to learn how to make the rosettes.} Beachy Rosette Button Necklace … [Read more...]

Make a Flirty Summer Button Necklace!! {tutorial}

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I am so excited for Summer!  Hopefully the warm weather will come to Utah sometime soon. {It has been snowing here this week.} In the meantime, I made a few Summer necklaces. Here's the first:   Flirty Button Necklace I love the white and turquoise color scheme.  It seems so beachy to me!! If you want to make one here's what I did: … [Read more...]

20 Summertime Projects!!

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{Make homemade Snow Cones @Becoming Lola} School's almost out and I have been thinking of fun ideas to do  this Summer.   I can't wait!! Here are a few Summertime ideas that have caught my eye: {Celebrate the beginning of Summer by making a Summer Gingham Bunting @ A Pretty Cool Life}  {Download this 101 Summertime Ideas Printable @ Laura Winslow Photography} … [Read more...]