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DIY Wood Succulent Planter #LowesCreator #SpringIsCalling

diy succulent planter orchid at tatertots and jello

  I love being part of the Lowes Creative Ideas Team. This month we were asked to create something for our home using Pantone's color of the year  - Radiant Orchid. I recently posted some home decor ideas using Radiant Orchid. When I originally saw the color of the year, I didn't think I could incorporate it into my home's decor. It seemed a little too vibrant. But after doing some … [Read more...]

25 Spring DIY Projects to make!!

25 spring projects at tatertots and jello

I am so ready for Spring!! Here are 25 Spring projects I have made throughout the past couple of years that have brought the spirit of SPRING into our home. I am sharing them with you, in the hopes that I can inspire YOUR creativity for Spring!! Here's one of my favorite Spring DIY's - build a recirculating fountain with a kit and pot from your hardware store! Spruce up your yard by mod … [Read more...]

Striped Aqua, Grey and Gold Guest Bedroom Reveal — all the details!!

threshold spring line

Thanks for all of your sweet emails and comments on my striped guest room reveal. It was so fun to work on!! I have had a lot of questions about the items in the room. So I thought it would be fun to do a post on all of the details!! I love beautiful things at a great price. A few weeks ago, I was contacted by Target's PR agency about their new Threshold Spring Line. And I fell in … [Read more...]

Create a Valentine Heart and Arrow Aluminum Wall Hanging!

valentine industrical bow and heart wall hanging tutorial

You know I love a pretty wreath. But sometimes it's fun to experiment and come up with something that you can still hang on a door or wall that's a little different than a wreath. That's what happened when I spied some galvanized ducting at the hardware store. I wondered if there was some way to bend it into a heart shape. I bought some and experimented. I am really happy with my kind of … [Read more...]

Five Tips to Creating the Perfect Guest Room!

5 tips for the perfect guest room

When school started this year all of my kids wanted to switch bedrooms around! My middle daughter started high school and wanted to be down in the basement with my oldest daughter. So she took over our guest room. And my youngest daughter took over her "Tween" room. And my oldest son is away at college, so we decided to turn his room into the new guest room. It's the biggest bedroom … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Patterned Heart Printables #ShutterflyDecor

free valentine printables at tatertots and jello

This post is brought to you by Shutterfly. I just love Valentine's Day!! And this year I thought it would be so fun to go with a traditional red and white Valentine decor! I created THREE different hearts with bold happy patterns in stripes, polka dots and houndstooth. I printed them on canvases and mounted them on my vintage door mantel! I also created a printable with red hearts and one gold … [Read more...]

How to Create “Faux” Mercury Glass with Krylon’s Looking Glass Spray Paint!

How to make Faux Mercury Glass with Krylon's Looking Glass Spray Paint. #DIY #MercuryGlass

I am so excited to be teaming up with Krylon to show you how to make faux mercury glass. And it's so easy! Don't you love the look of Mercury Glass?? But it can be so expensive. Now you can turn practically anyglass surface into mercury glass. Krylon sent me some of their Looking Glass Spray Paint. I was so excited to try it out. I've tried to make mercury glass before with other brands of … [Read more...]

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

diy x-bench tutorial how to at tatertots and jello

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...]

Make a Giant Typography Sign for Autumn!

easy typography sign at tatertots and jello

I love a graphic sign. And I have a spot on the wall as you come into my family room that is the perfect size for a long sign. I decided to make a tyoography sign for Fall!   This is a really easy project. All you need is a piece of unfinished wood, 2 colors of spraypaint, vinyl and a vinyl cutter.   You can make it for ANY time of the year. Spell out your last name, … [Read more...]

Make Chair Slipcovers out of Curtain Panels!

slipper chair tutorial at tatertots and jello

I was shopping at one of my favorite haunts - DownEast last week and I spied some super discounted striped curtain panels. I bought them thinking they might work for a project. When I got home I discovered that they wouldn't work for the project I had in mind, but they looked so great in my living room. Hmmmm. My mind was spinning. You see, I had such a fun time making over my Master … [Read more...]