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Guest Project – Make a Starburst Pencil Mirror! {teacher gift idea}

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Somebody pinch us! We're on Tatertots and Jello!! Seriously, we've been followers, bookmarkers, pinners, (Go Pinterest!), and creaters of her inspiring projects for a long time! Thanks for having us Jen!! Allow us to introduce... I'm Staci. I've been married 7 and 1/2 years to a man I met in Bolivia. You know, just some man. J/K!! We were missionaries together over in the Santa Cruz … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make DIY Typography Wall Art {tutorial}

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Hi Tatertots and Jello!  I am Lindsay, editor of the blog, Lee La La. I am delighted to be here with you all today! This is me: If you stop by my blog, I am sure to be talking about being the momma to this little girl, The wife to this handsome, or all things in between. I am a domestic work in progress, learning the ropes of … [Read more...]

A pretty wedding gift idea — Etched Chevron Glasses and Pitcher {Tutorial}

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You may have noticed that I have a new obsession lately -- Chevron or Zig Zag Patterns. {my painted Chevron Rug} {Chevron Pennants}   {Chevron Summertime Subway Art project} And since it’s Spring, with weddings in the air. I thought a really cool wedding or engagement gift would be a set of Etched Chevron Glasses with a matching Pitcher.   … [Read more...]

Teacher Appreciation Gift Idea — Make Personalized Tote Bags!!

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It's Teacher Appreciation Week!!  I'd love to share what we are giving our wonderful teachers this year. I recently saw some cute pillows on Freshly Picked and thought they were so funny and whimsical. {Freshly Picked} I thought I would take that concept and make some tote bags for my kids’ teachers this year. … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a Zippered Pouch with coordinating fabric liner!!

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Happy Thursday!!  We are still enjoying Spring Break at The Happiest Place on Earth, but in the meantime, I have a super talented guest who is sharing a beautiful tutorial today! I'd love to introduce you to Katy from Lil' Alice. Katy inherited a sewing machine from her beloved grandma Alice and taught herself how to sew. Now she has a beautiful shop and makes all sorts of awesome … [Read more...]

Giveaway Monday — Jessica N Designs {Custom handstamped Jewelry & Silverware}

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Update-- winner is #396 -- Erin from A Bird and A Bean Happy Monday! It's dark and dreary here, but hopefully this giveaway will brighten up your day a little.... This week's giveaway is from a beautiful shop -- Jessica N Designs! Custom Hand stamped Jewelry and Silverware! Beautiful gifts for birthdays, weddings and anyone in your life!  How wonderful are these for a … [Read more...]

Guest Tutorial — Make a "Helping Hand" {all-in-one apron/dishtowel/double-handed hot pad apparatus}

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UPDATE: I'm unable to reach the original guest poster, so the downloads are no longer available. Sorry! Hey, fellow Tatertots and Jello fans! I’m Tyra, and I blog over at Ucreate Foods. I want to thank Jen so much for inviting me be here today to share this fun, easy, and practical project with all of you. It’s the ideal sewing project, even for a beginner, and it’s the perfect … [Read more...]

Guest Project — "Love Juice" Valentine’s Day Gift Idea {with free printable}!!

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Hi, I'm Kalleen from At Second Street.  I'm a mother of four who crafts to keep myself sane. Valentines is one of my favorite holidays.  Not because I'm into all the lovey couple stuff. I have so many fond memories of making valentines boxes, delivering valentines, receiving gifts from cupid and the giant heart cookies my mom would make. Since my kids can't make boxes like I did, I've … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Tea Bag Valentines {with free printable}

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Can I be brutally honest here at Tatertots and Jello? #1. Truth. I'm beyond pumped to be here today! #2. Coming up with some really witty stuff to write about tea bags is kinda hard... So far, the best I've got is, "Two tea bags walk into a bar..." … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Great Last Minute Gift Idea {with free printable}

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Hey everybody! I'm Erin from In Between Laundry and I am ecstatic to be here on Tatertots and Jell-o! The holidays are tons of fun, but can also be H-E-C-T-I-C (at least in my crazy house)! Can I get an Amen? Here's a fun print-and-take-the-cred project that I whipped up for an easy last-minute somethin-somethin to give. … [Read more...]