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Mothers Day Extravaganza: Punk Rock Momma etsy Shop

Welcome to the Mother's Day Extravaganza!!! Come join the party! I am so pleased to announce this new giveaway  --Punk Rock Momma-- Your Choice of ANYTHING in Jessica's shop! Punk Rock Momma is my friend Jessica's fun etsy shop - specializing in handmade one-of-a-kind accessories and children items.    How to enter: 1. Go over to Punk Rock Momma and see what item you … [Read more...]

Mothers Day Extravaganza: Palm Trees & Cholcolate — Beaded Watch Giveaway

Welcome to the Mother's Day Extravaganza!!! This is so exciting!!! I am so pleased to announce this new giveaway  -- Aimee @ Palmtrees & Chocolate is going to give away to a beautiful beaded watch to one of YOU -- You can pick out the face and band of your choice! Thanks Aimee for the great giveawayl!!  How to enter: 1. Go over to Palm Trees & Cholocate and … [Read more...]

Starting off the week with Giveaway #1

Happy Monday! It's time for a wonderful giveaway!  Say Anything Expressions is an awesome company that makes vinyl lettering for home decor and personalized gifts.  I love vinyl lettering!  It is a fun and easy way to decorate. And at Say Anything Expressions you can browse through  quotes and sayings in their online store or you can choose from or you can “Say Anything” by sending them … [Read more...]

Birthday Board Giveaway!!

I had a blast going on Studio 5 showing the How Does She Birthday Board. This is such a cute project!! How Does She has a wonderful tutorial over on their site. I just love this idea! It's a fantastic way to celebrate your child's birthday for their whole birthday week. You can sit down with your child before and have them come up with the menu they want for the week. And you get to plan little … [Read more...]

Giveaway for the week: Bad Girls Authentic Vintage Art Supplies

Today I am so excited to introduce you to Bad Girls -- Authentic Vintage Art! Bad Girls is a specialty mixed-media and scrapbooking site.  They also put together the most amazing kits you can buy that are filled with authentic vintage goodies!  Their shop is just amazing. All sorts of yummy papers, flowers, embellishments, powders, gels, pastes, antique elements.  Basically … [Read more...]

Drumroll Please!

The winner of the Fashion Look Book from Cardigan Empire is #580Amanda,  April 20, 2010 5:21 PM 580 I love her blog. I am so thankful to her.   Thanks Reachel! And be sure to keep up on all the latest fashion news at Cardigan Empire!  The winner of the Crimson Clover necklace is #203   SPENCER,  April 20, 2010 … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn – inspired Number Pillows & a Giveaway!!

I have admired these pillows from Pottery Barn for a while, plus I love numbers. So I thought it would be fun to try to make something similar. Of course I changed it up a little... I bought my fabric at Hobby Lobby and decided to try canvas because I thought they would hold up really well out of that material.   I made the stencils in Microsoft Word by using Bodoni 1200 point. I couldn't … [Read more...]

yay – we made it through the Holidays Giveaway!

I thought it would be fun to have a giveaway to celebrate 2010. And since January is all about being organized and getting things done, what better to give away than a new watch? This is a chunky watch with TWO interchangeable bands.   I made a clear and silver one that you can wear with everything.   And another beachy one with greens and blues to remind you of warmer weather! So -- … [Read more...]

Sweater Redo #2 and update on "pink and Chinese" bedroom

  Here's a fast and simple redo to update a top or sweater. I really liked this sweater, but it was a little boxy and I really prefer cardigans. So it sat in my closet, only worn a couple of times. This is a 30 minute project. Here's what you do: Take your sweater, find the center. Cut a straight line down the center. My top was a little wide, so I cut out a 2 inch section of fabric … [Read more...]

More Burlap Projects: Ruffled BurlapTablecloth

  I'm running around like crazy trying to get things done so I can go out of town for the weekend. My husband has a conference in L.A. all next week and he thought it might be fun if we got away alone for a couple of days, isn't that sweet?  But I wanted to share a little project that I made the other day. I was thinking about my Thanksgiving table, and wanted to do something with … [Read more...]