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Make an Easy 15-Minute Summer Wreath!!

This post sponsored by Michaels. I'm so excited to be a part of the new Michaels Makers team!  There's a new line at Michaels called Raw Bar - and to celebrate, Michaels sent me some samples to try.     I love making wreaths! And since the Fourth of July was over, I wanted to create something that could stay on my door through the rest of the summer. I loved the burlap frame that Michaels … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays — DIY Burlap Holiday Wreath

Hi there, I'm Kate fromChic on a Shoestring Decorating. I am super-excited and honored to behere today at one of my all time favorite blogs, Tatertots & Jello... thanks so much, Jen!  Over at my place you can check out my budget-friendly decorating and DIY ideas and I'd love for you to join me at my weekly link up party, Flaunt it Friday. Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / … [Read more...]

A little Project to do this weekend — Make a Burlap Scrabble Wreath!

Can you believe that next week is THANKGIVING???   Gah - where did the time go??There is so much to DO! If you have an hour to spare, here's a little wreath that will add a little Thanksgiving cheer to your front door: {Click on the Read More button for the full tutorial} … [Read more...]

Guest Project: Anthro-inspired Wreath & Giveaway

I'd like to introduce you to my guest crafter today -- Tia @ Two Junk Chix. Tia is such a fun and bubbly girl. And so creative! She has done a couple giveaways here for some of her gorgeous Crimson Clover jewelry. This is one of her newest creations that I am obsessed with: Today she is sharing a fabulous project and a giveaway! Take it away Tia!   Anthro Style Wreath Craft night with … [Read more...]

Ruffled Burlap Easter Wreath tutorial

I finally made an Easter project. I don't know what my problem has been lately. I didn't make anything for St. Patrick's Day, but I've finally got my Easter groove on. I also got my Easter boxes out today and decorated - yay! This was a really quick and easy wreath to make. I think the total time was around 1 hour -- including decoupaging the eggs (but not drying time). If you want to make one, … [Read more...]

My 15 Minutes of Fame… well, actually about 6 minutes – lol…

Today was the day! I have been looking forward/dreading it for about 6 weeks. I woke up so nervous, but was excited at the same time. It ended up being a wonderful experience - I am so glad I didn't chicken out! My mom went with me which was great. Between the two of us, we cannot find out way anywhere! Of course we got lost in the parking garage! We ended up wandering around until we found a … [Read more...]