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Gold, Glitter and Grout Pumpkins!

    Who doesn't love glitter?? And I love the look of concrete. So I thought it would be cool to try to make some stone-looking pumpkins for Fall. And of course I had to add a little sparkle with gold and glitter.   Here's how I made these Faux Stone pumpkins: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 18 DIY Pumpkins!

Yesterday I highlighted some of my favorite edible pumpkin treats you shared this week, but there were also so many amazing (and inedible) pumpkin crafts that I simply have to share! So here are... 18 DIY Pumpkins from this week's Link Party Palooza! DIY Pumpkin Straws @ Like The Cheese Easy Halloween Pumpkin Witch Hat @ Tidy Mom Pumpkin Seeds Fall Mantel @ Remodelando la … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn-inspired Mercury Mirror Grout Pumpkins!

I just love Autumn! The feeling of fall in the air and the urge to get my fall decorations out is so fun. Every year I try to make a different type of pumpkin for my home. This year I was inspired by a beautiful picture in the Pottery Barn catalog of Mercury Mirror Grout Pumpkins. I loved the way they look like stone but also have a beautiful sparkle from the glass beads. And this month … [Read more...]

Make an Easy Autumn Pumpkin Wreath!

If you've been following my blog for long you will know that I love making wreaths! It's such an easy way to decorate for different seasons or holidays! And one of my VERY favorite seasons to decorate for is AUTUMN! You can make a fall wreath in August and leave it up all the way through November - how easy is that??? Here's a wreath that I created -- it's super neutral and I think it's so … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 27 DIY Happy Halloween Projects!

I love Halloween!!!! Here are 27 ideas to add a little Halloween festivity to YOUR home!! Spooky Halloween Crystal Ball Candlesticks at Flamingo Toes How to Make Perfect Caramel Apples at Lil Luna   Candy Covered Marshmallow Pumpkins at The Happier Homemaker … [Read more...]

It’s Pumpkin Week — Make DIY Distressed Subway Art Pumpkins!

It's Pumpkin Week -- Make DIY Distressed Subway Art Pumpkins!! Hi Tatertots and Jello Readers!  I'm Alexa of The Swell Life and FontCrafts.   Every year around August through October is when I'm most excited about crafting, because I absolutely love Halloween!  My mind is always swirling with new ideas...too bad I don't have enough time to execute them all!  My favorite thing to create … [Read more...]

It’s Pumpkin Week — DIY Polka Dot Pumpkins (Tutorial)!

Welcome to PUMPKIN WEEK!! (a pumpkin tutorial each and every day this week)   Today I am sharing my Polka Dot Pumpkins!! What could be better than polka dots AND pumpkins = two of my favorite things!   Here's how to make them: … [Read more...]

Fall Project — Make Painted Address Pumpkins {tutorial}

Here's a little project I made the other day. I had picked up these cool Nickel Address Numbers awhile ago, intending to make a new address sign for the front of my house. But when I saw a good deal on pumpkins, I thought it would be fun to make a little Family Address pumpkin vignette for my front porch. {and when I'm done I can take them off and make another project with the … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 22 Pretty Pumpkin Projects!!

Trick or Treat {Smell my feet give something more to create!} Pumpkin Cupcakes & Cinnamon Coffee Buttercream @ Sweet Treats & Good Eats  Chevron Thumb Tack Pumpkin @ Oops I Craft My Pants  Pumpkin Round UP @ The V Spot A Pumpkin with Dentures @ Crafty Scrappy Happy … [Read more...]

Great ideas — 15 Pumpkin Projects!

Damask Fabric Pumpkins -- Sunshine in My Life  Flannel Pumpkins -- The V Spot Blue pumpkins -- Home Stories A2Z   Suede Pumpkins -- Brown Paper Packages Pumpkin Candles -- A Pumpkin And A Princess Glitter Pumpkins -- Tattered And Inked Wood Pumpkins -- Tattered And Inked Pumpkin Bunting -- Clean And … [Read more...]