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Thanksgiving Tablescape and Free Printables!

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I think Thanksgiving gets a little overlooked with all of the hype leading up to Christmas. It's such a great time to contemplate all of our blessings. So when Shutterfly asked me to come up with a Fall Tablescape idea - I knew I wanted to create a Thanksgiving table! … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 24 Fall DIY Home Projects!

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Fall is the perfect time to tackle some DIY Projects!  Here are 24 awesome ideas for inspiration!!  Wooden Pallet Art @ Lil' Mrs. Tori DIY Pumpkin Pedestals @ Flairy Tales Fall Tablescape + Printables @ I Heart Naptime DIY Pallet Art + Foam @ Madigan Made … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 21 Gold and Glitter Projects!

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I can't think of ANYTHING better than Gold & Glitter for FALL! Here are 21 ways to bring these metallic elements into YOUR home this Fall!  Gold Confetti Placemats @ A Bubbly Life DIY Pearl Hardware @ Cleverly Inspired DIY Gold-Dipped Thanksgiving Banner @ Smart School House Gold-Dipped Vintage Plumage Cabinet @ Boxy Colonial … [Read more...]

How to Make Yarn Pom Poms and a Giant Pom Pom Throw!

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Pom Poms are so cute! I love them in any color or size. A year or two ago I bought a pom pom maker and have loved making my own pom poms ever since. This pom pom maker is great because it has tools for making four different sizes of pom poms -- from 1/2 inch to 3 inches wide. There are so many things you can make with pom poms! Wreaths, garlands, embellish pillows and I thought it would be fun to … [Read more...]

3 Easy Ways I’m Keeping My Family Organized This Fall!

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I'm so excited to get more organized this fall! My main goal for 2013 has been to get my family organized. I've been slowly working on it as I organize my home. But my biggest challenge has been keeping my family's schedule organized. I sometimes feel like I'm just running from one thing to the next -- with my business, kids from elementary school to college, and a husband who travels … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Christmas Mirror Knock-Off Project!

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I love a good Knock-Off Project!! So when Lindsay from Makely said that she was hosting a Knocktober DIY series - I was so excited to take part in the fun!! Welcome if you are stopping by from Teal and Lime. Isn't Jackie's mirror fabulous? I love it!! I made a mirror too! I am starting to think  about the holidays, and so I decided to try remaking this DIY Holiday Mirror. It is on the PB … [Read more...]

How to Make Leather Tassels (DIY Gift Idea)

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I am in love with tassels. I just want to put a tassel on everything -- purses, keychains, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, even gifts. So when Leather Hide Store contacted me to see if I was interested in making something with their leather, I immediately thought of tassels!! I especially loved their GOLD leather - how pretty!! Another thing I love about tassels is you can make them in so … [Read more...]

Spooky Halloween Mantel – And Free SPOOKY Printables!

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Happy Thursday!! I am loving all of the Halloween ideas that I have been seeing in blogland. I love this time of the year. All of those ideas inspired me to make a Halloween mantel. We created a SPOOKY printable to use with this Halloween mantel. And I'm sharing at the end of the post - in case you want to print it out and use it. … [Read more...]

Free Wedding Printables – Banners, Signs and More!

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My good friend's daughter got married a few weeks ago. And I was so thrilled to help in a small way. I created some banners and signs for the wedding. The day turned out perfectly. Everything was so beautiful!! And I am excited to share the free printables with you!! We made a "Mr. & Mrs." Banner, a "CARDS" banner, "Honeymoon Fund" sign. Plus a full alphabet of the simple large banners so you … [Read more...]

Make a Metal and Wood X-Bench! (tutorial)

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DIY "reclaimed" modern/industrial look bench!   As I was working on our master bedroom redo, I knew I wanted a bench at the end of the bed. The wrought iron bench I had there was fine, but it didn't fit the look of my bedroom (and I kept stubbing my toes on it). So I needed to look for something different. And it's the  perfect place to put shoes on in the morning and stack pillows up at … [Read more...]