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Spring Project — make Nest Placecards {Letterpress Tutorial}

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I am having such a great time experimenting with my Epic Six Letterpress system that LifeStyle Crafts sent me. There are so many ideas that I have swimming around in my head!  I had never tried making anything with a Letterpress before, so I asked LifeStyle Crafts if I could come up to their offices for a demo since they are pretty to close to me. Check out their warehouse, my heart had … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 15 Spring/Easter Printables!!

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 Print off this Spring Bunting printable @ Landee See Landee Do Beautiful He is risen Easter Printable @ Tattered and Inked Happy Easter printable @ Nifty Thrifty Things … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — Spring Treats {1}

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{Check out these Bunny Cupcakes and Printables @ 30 Days} {Festive Easter Treat Printables @ Skip to my Lou} {Kids will love these Peeps Pops @ Love From the Oven} … [Read more...]

Decorating a wall for all seasons — Spring Specimen Wall Art!

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 Do you have an area or spot in your home that you like to change out seasonally?  I don't an entry way buffet or table to display seasonal items, so I created a little place in my kitchen that I love to change out during the year. At Halloween I created these Halloween Specimen Art frames... During the winter I made some Felt Snowflake frames... And now that Spring is upon us, I … [Read more...]

Guest Project — Make a PB-inspired Spring Pillow Cover!!

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Hey Tatertots & Jello gals. Its Cheri from Its So Very Cheri. I am a wife and a home schooling Mom--I have 4 great kiddos Jenn and I have known each other for quite a while. She is always coming up with such creative ideas. She is so perky all of the time--she is like the Mary Poppins of blogland. It is an honor to be here today. I worked on a project to show you gals. The PB … [Read more...]

Spring Project: Make a Bench out of an old Crib

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Have you seen those cute headboard benches? I have been wanting to make one for awhile now. The other day I went to lunch with a couple blogging friends -- Tausha from Sassy Style and Shelley from House of Smiths. {I stole this off of Shelley's blog } So much fun! Afterward we hit a cute thrift store and then the salvage yard! Sitting right in front was this antique crib front. I … [Read more...]

Spring Sweater Redo — Part 2 {and 3 & 4}

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I had so much fun making over my white sweater a few weeks ago,  that I decided to do another - more colorful one. And while I was at it, I made one for two of my girls. We had fun picking out the material for the buttons and the big ric rac. I let them pick out the color of sweater (Walmart) too. Mine is from Target. {I was having a bad hair day} My 10 year old hasn't taken hers … [Read more...]

Spring Project: Ruffled BURLAP Runner Tutorial!

I have had a few people ask me to post a tutorial for my Spring burlap runner. So here it is!{Spring Ruffled Table Runner} Materials: BurlapFabric scraps or fat quartersFabric for back of runner Ribbon or quilt bindingQuilt battingSewing machine and threadPins Here's what you do: First decide how long you want your runner to be. I wanted mine to be 60 inches in length by 17 inches wide. Then cut … [Read more...]

Spring Project: Ribbon Wristlets!

This project has been on my to-do list for awhile now. My bloggy friend Cristin @ ser.en.d.ip.i.ty did a post on cute wristlets that she had made before Christmas and I was immediately enamored. I quickly put an ad on Freecycle to see if anyone had any leftover ribbon or trim so I could make some. I never got any response to my ad, so that project was put in my to-do pile. I came upon some … [Read more...]

Spring Project: Burlap Flowered Topiaries

I got a wonderful tip from Lindsey @ Pleated Poppy last week -- she clued me in to a great place to get beautiful fabric, Hawthorne Threads. They have a great selection of yummy fabric and it's really easy to order. I was thrilled when a package came for me TWO days after I ordered!  It was all so pretty - I didn't want to cut any of it up. I finally decided to make some little Spring … [Read more...]