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Make Personalized Room Signs (Kids Craft)!!

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  Spring Break is coming up soon!! Here's a fun kids' craft your kids will love to make that I shared last week on Mom It Forward. It can be altered for any age -- from small kids to teenagers. My kids range in age from 7 to 18 -- so it was fun to come up with an idea the all of my kids loved. We used Mod Podge for this project from Plaid -- can I just say that I am a huge fan of Mod … [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...]

The DIY Club — My Saucepan Birdhouses

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This has been the craziest week! I have been thinking about what to make for the DIY Club for a while. I just couldn't make up my mind! I decided to go to D.I. (which is a local Utah thrift store) and see what I could come up with. I really wanted to make an outdoor project since it's Spring -- I'm excited to be out in the sunshine! c Hmmm, those might be able to be transformed into something … [Read more...]

Creative Fridays: Mod Podge Barstool Redo

Thanks for your nice comments yesterday during my meltdown. I am feeling much better today - I even got my house cleaned - woo hoo!It's time for Xazmin's Mod Podge Mania! I'm so excited to join up!!! This is a project that I have been meaning to do for about a year. I just kept putting it off. It seemed so big and time consuming. I bought these barstools about 7 years ago. They were originally … [Read more...]

Mod Podge Mania: Decoupage Jewelry

It's Mod Podge Mania over at Xazmin's today. How could I pass up the opportunity to make something using my favorite medium? I have been thinking for awhile of ways to make jewelry using Mod Podge. After some experimenting, here is what I came up with. I made two different kinds of beads. I had some bead napkins rings that I found at Target a while ago for .25 each. I had been saving them … [Read more...]

Creative Fridays: Decoupaged Summer Stars

I love to decoupage. I am always on the lookout for a new project. So when I saw these stars last month I picked them up. I finally got around to making some! I traced each arm of the star onto paper and cut it out to make a pattern. I then traced the pattern onto my scrapbook paper. I thought it would be fun to do 5 coordinating papers on each star. After the stars were decoupaged, I cut … [Read more...]

Decoupage: Little Seaside Boxes

I made some little decoupage seaside boxes that I gave my mom and mother-in-law for Mother's Day. I found some adorable framed pendants that I wrapped up inside. My mom keeps her little box in her bedroom. {I attached seashells and vintage buttons to the top using Gorilla Glue} +++    Have a creative day!   XOXO www.tatertotsandjello.comTweet … [Read more...]

Paris Room: Reveal

Welcome everyone from Kelly's Corner. I am excited to link up for Where You Live Friday. This is my daughter Hannah's room that I redid for her birthday. She wanted to theme to be Paris. Here are some before pictures: And after: {Welcome!} {we replaced the ugly ceiling fan with a cute chandelier} {I hung a curtain rod over her bed with sheer panels and used shower curtain rings from Target to … [Read more...]

Creative Fridays: ooh la la!!

Hannah is turning 10 next week. I can't believe it!!! She has decided that instead of a friend party she would like to re-do her room. She has always been a fan of fashion and Paris. So she wants to a Paris theme for her bedroom. +++++++++++++++++ These are some pictures I am using as inspiration for her room: This is a project I am making to give her for her birthday. Paris collages. I am … [Read more...]

My 200th Post Giveaway!

I can't believe it -- I've hit my 200th post!!! I have just loved meeting all of you and to celebrate I'm having a giveaway. And since I love Mod Podge, it's a decoupage giveaway. I decoupaged a 12 inch barn star and matching set of 3 picture frames. To enter the giveaway, just leave me a comment.If you want two entries, blog about it and leave me another comment telling me that you did. Plus … [Read more...]