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Paint a Chevron Side Table!

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Hey, hey TT&J peeps! It's Jessica from Mom 4 Real again, and I'm so excited to be back here! Today I want to share this little chevron painted side table. This really was the fastest and easiest table I have ever painted, and I can't wait to show you how I did it! I started with this little blue side table that used to live in my son's bathroom. He got a new shelf, and this little table has … [Read more...]

HAPPY Holidays — Chevron Christmas Memo Board

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Hi TT&J readers! Isn't Jen is the biggest blogging sweetheart ever?! Love chatting with her at blogging conferences! I'm Linda from Craftaholics Anonymous and I'm excited to share a simple, yet very stylish holiday memo board with you that is sure to keep me organized this crazy holiday season! Every year I vow to be more organized, so I'm hoping this chevron memo board will do the trick. … [Read more...]

Turn a Dollar Store Hula Skirt into a Fall Wreath

Dollar store hula skirt to wreath

I bought a couple of hula skirts at the Dollar Store last year thinking I might be able to make them into a Fall Wreath. The raffia-like hula material just reminded me of Fall for some reason. Maybe it looks like straw or hay? I never got around to making the wreath last year, but I found it last week as I was cleaning out my craft room and thought I might try the idea finally. I really … [Read more...]

Halloween Kitchen Display – And Printables!!

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You might not have a mantel to decorate for Fall, but you can find a little space in your home for festive decor. When we finished our kitchen remodel last year I left a couple of doors off of a cabinet next to my sink. I cut and painted a square of beadboard to go in the back of the cabinet the same color as my island --  it was a fun little area to display pretty dishes, cake plates and … [Read more...]

Make a Spring Moss Wreath and Vignette!

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Spring is in full bloom INSIDE our house. (I decided that if I decorate for Spring, it will come) And one of my favorite spaces to decorate in my home is my little beadboard nook. When I think of Spring I imagine pink tulips, yellow daffodils, birds singing, lots or color and an abundance of green.  So I tried to incorporate those thoughts into this little space. I have wanted to try … [Read more...]

Free Chevron Valentine’s Day Party Printables!!

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Hello Tatertots and Jello readers! I am Carli, owner of DimplePrints. I am pumped to be guest blogging on TT&J. Jen was my first introduction to the crafting blog world and has been a great inspiration & supporter (thanks, Jen!). I love anything creative; designing, crafting, decorating, sewing and throwing parties. I am fortunate to be able to design & create on a daily basis … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day ♥ Chevron & Sparkle Wreath (tutorial)

Valentine Chevron and Glitter Wreath

I love making wreaths!! Maybe it's a sickness. But each year I want to make a new wreath for each holiday. And Valentine's Day ♥ is becoming one of my favorite holidays to decorate for. In the fall I went crazy one night and ordered every single color of chevron I could find. And one of my favorite ones was the Hot Pink Chevron -- from Premier Fabrics. To make this wreath: … [Read more...]

Favorite TT&J Tutorials of 2011!!

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Valentine Pillows It was so fun to go through all of my projects from 2011. I forgot about some of them -- LOL! I discovered that I had published over 100 personal tutorials in 2011, not counting the many, many amazing guest tutorials for the year. I love going back and re-living those moments. Here are a few of my favorite tutorials from 2011 -- I guess you could say that 2011 was the year of … [Read more...]

Free Halloween Chevron Printable!

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Um...is this really happening?? Someone pinch me so I can wake up... What an absolute honor it is to be here at Tatertots and Jello!! Thanks so much to Jenn for having me : ) Hey there TT&J readers! My name is Kara and I blog over at Mine for the Making where you can find me posting recipes, crafts, tutorials, mommy adventures, teaching ideas/tips, frugal decorating ideas, … [Read more...]

Make Decoupaged Chevron Pumpkins!! {tutorial}

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You may have noticed a little obsession I have with Chevron. Well, I recently made some pillows for my family room and thought it might be fun to try to decoupage some Fall pumpkins with some of the leftover fabric to fit into my family room decor! I had some leftover chevron pillow fabric. So I experimented a little and came up with some sophisticated Chevron Pumpkins. I love … [Read more...]