web stats

DIY Summer Pillow Sleeve

diy-summer-pillow-sleeve

Hello there Tatertots & Jello readers! My name is Melissa and I'm the girl behind the Polka Dot Chair Blog. I'm very excited to be back here with you again sharing a simple sewing project perfect for summer. I love simple sewing projects that have a big impact. Even though I love to sew, sometimes I can be a bit lazy. I wanted new pillows for my couch for summer but didn't' want to go … [Read more...]

Easy Chandelier Makeover using Fabric!

easy chandelier makeover at tatertots and jello

I love chandeliers. One of my favorite DIY projects are finding ways to transform chandeliers and make them unique!   I've been working on creating a 'Tween Hangout Room for my daughters. And of course I thought it should have a fun and funky chandelier! Last week I shared a sneek peak of the room. Waverly let me pick out some of their fabric for the room. I picked out some happy … [Read more...]

“Enjoy Today” Printables [And Spring Wreath!] #ShutterflyDecor

enjoy today free printables on coasters

This post is brought to you by Shutterfly.  I had a little Craft Night with a few friends the other night - it was so fun! I created a happy Spring printable and uploaded it into Shutterfly to create some fun things for the party. I wanted to have everyone make a Spring Wreath. And so I created some coasters with the printable and we attached them to the wreaths. I also used the graphic … [Read more...]

Submerged Color DIY Wall Art! #LowesCreator

submerged color wall sconces DIY at tatertots and jello

I love being a part of Lowes' Creative Ideas blogger team. I love seeing what monthly themes they give us. It really lets me use my creativity. This month a couple of the themes we were given were Submerged Colors and Outdoor Wall Art. I decided to combine the two together and make some Submerged Color Wood Slad Sconces. I think they will be perfect hung on my patio once the weather warms up a … [Read more...]

Make a Giant Spring Sign with Paper Flowers!

giant sign with paper flowers tutorial at tatertots and jello

I am addicted to making giant signs. And they are so inexpensive to make - only about $5 for the wood. I wanted to put a spin on the project for Spring. I thought adding paper flowers to the sign would be fun. And I was excited to use my new Cricut Explore cutting machine. It was such a fun project to make! Here's how I made the sign: … [Read more...]

DIY Wood Shim Dresser Tutorial!!

wood shim dresser

I'm Holly from My Sister's Suitcase, and I am thrilled to be a member of Jen's contributor team this year! I can't wait to share some of my home decor and DIY ideas with all of you over the next few months. One thing you should know about me... when it comes to home decor, I have West Elm taste on a thrift store budget! I have been drooling over some of the gorgeous pieces in the West Elm … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Faux Stained Glass Holiday Sign #LowesCreator

Tatertots and Jello Holiday in a Hurry Wall or Door Hanging

For our December post, Lowes gave us the topic of "Holidays in a Hurry:" ways to spruce up our homes for holiday guests. I thought it would be fun to make a festive sign for a wall or even to hang on our door. I walked the aisles of Lowe's and stumbled upon these pebbly-textured panels that are used underneath fluorescent light fixtures in kitchens and bathrooms. It reminded me of stained … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays: Distressed Scrabble Tile Decorations

Easy-tutorial-on-ow-to-make-these-DIY-Scrabble-Tile-Decorations-via-@tarynatddd

Hi Everyone! It's SUCH an honor to be here at Tatertots and Jello sharing a craft for the upcoming holiday season. I don't know what it is but I am just itching to bring out the Christmas décor this year! I'm Taryn from Design, Dining and Diapers, a place where I share DIY projects and tutorials, seasonal crafts and easy recipes. Today, I'm going to show you how to make these Distressed … [Read more...]