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Black and White Halloween Wreath and free Bunting Printables!

Blak and White Halloween wreath and free bunting printables. #halloween #wreaths #freeprintables

 I love decorating for Halloween!!  And I love making wreaths. Each Halloween I like to change things up with new decorations. This year I am really into Black & White. And I thought it would be fun to incorporate a few other colors with a bunting and ribbon. And this bunting is a printable! So all you need to do is print it off and string it up. You could also use the bunting as a … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Countdown Bunting Tutorial {and 28 grateful activities}

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It seems like Thanksgiving gets a little bit overlooked in the rush to Christmas crafts and ideas. This year I decided that I want to focus more on Thanksgiving and helping my kids be grateful for all of the blessings and good things in their lives. I had two ideas that I wanted to do, and then I thought -- why not combine the two?? A Thanksgiving Countdown Bunting. I think my favorite part of … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 16 Fall Banner and Bunting Projects!

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 It's no secret that I love bunting in any form. There were so many fun bunting and banner projects linked up this week - I had to share a few with you!!  Bunting Pillow -- Just Another Hang Up Felt Leaves Banner -- Twig and Twirls Scandinavian Flag Bunting -- Three Pixie Lane Halloween Advent Banner -- Naptime Journal Shabby tag Banner … [Read more...]

Candy Party: Part 1 — The Cupcake Tower, Candy Bar and Invitations

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It was Hannah's 12th birthday last week and she really wanted to have a "Candy Party" with a couple of her good friends. Her favorite color is yellow, so we decided to go with a yellow and turquoise color scheme. So bright and happy!! And what better way to anchor a "Sweet Candy Bar"than a pretty cupcake tower?? There are so many different ways to make a cupcake tower. But Canvas … [Read more...]

Porch Makeover Part 1 — Chevron Door Hanging {tutorial}

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It snowed here yesterday, but that didn’t stop me from trying to Spring-ify my front porch. I am so ready for some warm weather!!   I started off with my front door. I had a unfinished wood frame in my garage, so I pulled that out. My inspiration for this door hanging is this beautiful chevron fabric I found on Fabric.com – I’m a little obsessed with it right now. I used the same stencil … [Read more...]

Getting Creative at Creative Estates — Spring Bunting Canvas!!

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There were a few reasons that Creative Estates was so awesome. One was meeting so many fabulous ladies. Another was the weather. And the third reason I loved it was that it totally recharged my creativity. Being in a room with so many other, creative women was amazing!!  {Ashley, Bev and Becca sporting their beautiful necklaces}  In addition to breakout sessions and speakers, there … [Read more...]

Spring Project — Make Chevron Subway Art!! {Tutorial}

 I have been ooohing and aaaahing over all of the Chevron projects around blogland lately. It got me motivated to make some Chevron art for my home. And since the weather here has been so dreary and grey, I was aching for some happy, sunny art to lift my mood. And what better song than the Beatle’s “Here Comes The Sun”? … [Read more...]

Chevron Pennant Tutorial {Silhouette project}

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I may have an addiction to Pennants/Bunting. I think it is adorable and I want to make one for every room and every occasion - lol. I have been anxiously waiting for some of Silhouette's Fabric Interfacing and was so excited when it came the other day.  I decided to make a project that combines three of my favorite things right now -- Polka Dots, Pennants and Chevron!! {Chevron … [Read more...]

Neighbor Gift Ideas Series!!

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Have I ever told you how much I love Kari from Ucreate?? She is such a sweet person. I was lucky to meet her and some other fabulous bloggers for lunch a few months ago. I love meeting bloggers IRL - I feel like I know them already!! … [Read more...]