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Great Ideas — 25 DIY Decorating Solutions!!

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The Projects are HOT this week!  It is definitely because Valentine's Day is just TWO days away!  Have a SUPER Valentine's Day, it has been AMAZING to highlight so many terrific projects this year!  Don't forget to check out all of the hot link ups! Kitchen Reveal @ Homey Home Design   Wood Stain and White kitchen Table @ Liz Marie Blog  Stenciled Parsons Chair @ Imperfectly Polished   $10.00 … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 Last-Minute Valentine Ideas!!

25 last minute valentine ideas

Are your Valentine's Day plans made? Whether you are planning a hot date or staying in and having a nice quiet evening, you HAVE to check out these AMAZING last minute Valentines ideas.  The BEST News is that no DATE is required to enjoy all of the ideas!  Be sure to check out all of the links! What a Romantic Dessert to Make @ Tidy Mom  Puppy Love @ Kitchen Fun with My Three Sons Red Hot … [Read more...]

Making Projects with Covered Buttons!

covered button project ideas

I love covered buttons -- maybe it's the shape?  There are so many fun things you can make with those little round disks. When I was at the CHA show last week I found a really cool tool that I fell in love with -- the iTop from Imaginisce. I have made covered button projects before with those little sets you can find at your fabric store. The iTop makes things so much easier. And, the best part -- … [Read more...]

Make a Bakers Twine & Felt Mini Heart Banner (tutorial)

mini heart banner

Hi I'm Heather Dawn from Just Lovely Things and today I'm going to share with you a quick and simple project that is easy to do alone, with kids or even with your girlfriends. This project is great because most of us already have the supplies, and you can make it as little or as big as you want it. The supplies include:  your color choice of felt, thread (embroidery floss or bakers … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 DIY Valentine Gifts to Make!!

20 diy valentine gifts to make

Make DIY Valentine gifts for those important people in your life -- from your sweetheart, neighbor or co-workers, even your child's teacher. There are so many great DIY Valentine gift ideas this year, here are 20 of my favorites: Peg Doll Valentines @ Crossing the Bugger-Dixon Line Valentine Date Jar @ PaperVine Cute as a Button Gift @ 30 Handmade Days … [Read more...]

Decorating with Pre-Ruffled Fabric! (ideas and tutorial)

15 Ruffled Fabric Tutorials

I really love ruffles. And as someone that has only been sewing for a couple years, pre-ruffled fabric is just amazing. It saves so much time and I love the colors and textures of the material. Plus, it comes in so many different ruffle widths. There are endless possibilities when it comes to projects that be dreamed up using ruffled fabric. No-Sew Ruffled Lamp Shade A really easy project … [Read more...]

Great Ideas – - 21 Valentine’s Day Printables!!

21 valentine printables

Will you be my VALENTINE? There is ABSOLUTELY no shortage on Valentine's Printables this year!!  You can make the most creative framed Valentine's Day art & cards just by pressing PRINT!  Gone is the day of running out and fighting crowds to buy a box of Valentine's  cards.  It is so much easier to hit print on your printer and get the most custom cards I've ever seen!  Be sure to check out … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 100+ Valentine’s Day Projects to Make!!

25 more valentine projects to make

 Roses are Red  Violets are Blue Oh, how I ♥♥♥  you! Valentine's Day is in full force.  What Red, Pink, & White surprises await us this week?! Over 100 Valentine Ideas have been featured so far in 2012 - I love seeing the amazing ideas!! Felt Heart Wreath @ Nap Time Creations   Oreo Love Bugs @ Snap!  Valentine Printable @ Thirty Handmade Days   Valentine's Day Vignette @ My … [Read more...]

Make a Valentine Vignette with Paper Rosettes!!

paper rosettes

I spent yesterday working on making a little Valentine Vignette in my little Beadboard nook. I love that little space. One of my favorite things in the world is pretty paper. And I was so lucky to pick up some beautiful paper at the CHA show over the weekend. I had a great time turning some of that paper into pretty paper rosettes to hang in my nook. And they are so easy to make. It's a great … [Read more...]

13 New Creative Products for 2012!!

canvas corp wreath collage

I got back from sunny Anaheim, CA a couple of hours ago. It was so wonderful to have a little warmth and sunshine the last 4 days. I was able to spend some time with great friends AND find the latest and greatest trends in the craft industry!! I thought it might be fun to share my 13 favorite Creative Products from the show with you!! 1. I was humbled and thrilled to be one of the bloggers … [Read more...]