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Make a Vintage Ornament Wreath (tutorial)!!

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Do you have a collection that you love to display at Christmas? I bought some vintage Christmas ornaments about 10 years ago. They are scratched up with wear but beautiful to me. I love to think of all of the Christmases these ornaments have seen, the memories they have made in all of those years!! I have put them on my tree over the years, but sadly a few have been dropped and been broken. … [Read more...]

Christmas Dyed Pom Pom Wreath {Holiday tutorial}

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Are you so excited for the holidays?? I love decorating this time of the year. I have wanted to make a project with pom poms for awhile. And when RIT Dye sent me a big, huge box of every dye color imaginable, I thought it might be time to make something festive for the holidays with dye!! Did you know that you can dye more than fabric with RIT dye?? It's true, I went to their website and blog … [Read more...]

Make a Holiday Felt Flower Wreath {Christmas Tutorial}!!

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Happy Thanksgiving!! I hope you are having a wonderful day with your loved ones!! Today I am thankful for so many things, including this wonderful blog world. One of the biggest blessings in my life -- my sister Ashley is here to share her Felt Holiday Wreath with us!! Here's how you make the wreath: … [Read more...]

Make a Striped Paper Straw Wreath {Christmas Tutorial}

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I was in the checkout lane the other day and I saw a wreath with those fun striped straws on the cover. It immediately caught my eye. And I thought "I have a few packages of red and white striped straws!!" And I went home and made one. I think it's so pretty along with my Stenciled Christmas Sign. I am loving red and blue together this Holiday Season. Here's how to make one: … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 20 Really Sweet Candy Corn-Colored Projects!!

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Halloween is almost here goblins and ghosts, oh the fear! Pumpkins, black cats and witches too, Bobbing for apples and witches brew. So jump for joy and sound the horn, relax and have some candy corn! Fall Pennant Banner @ A Step in the Journey Candy Corn Cupcakes @ Come Together Kids Yarn Candy Corn @ Momma D and Da Boyz Fall Argyle Yarn Wreath @ Confessions of a Couple Crafty Ladies … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 30 Fall Projects!!

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Wow - there are more than 900 ideas linked up this week. I thought that many projects deserved another Great Ideas post.  Here are 30 Beautiful Fall Projects:  Fall Fabric Wreath @ The 36th Avenue Birch Bark Candles @ Sand & Sisal Burlap Pumpkins @ Frugalicious Me Ruffles and Yarn Wreath @ Six Sisters' Stuff  fall Subway Art Printable @ Smile Like You Mean … [Read more...]

Great Ideas — 25 Fall Wreaths!!

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Felt Flower Wreath @ Nest of Posies Brass Thumbtack Wreath @ Madigan Made  Yarn Wreath with Felt Flowers @ Home Stories A2Z … [Read more...]

Halloween Chevron Wreath {tutorial}!!

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{{Happy Halloween}} lol - I know it's a little early but I just can't help myself! I think I've ordered every chevron color that is in existence.  Yes, I may have a problem.  But I thought -- how cute would it be to make a Halloween wreath out of THREE of my favorite things -- CHEVRON, BAKERS TWINE and GLITTER???   So that's what I did. And let me tell you -- this is a fast and … [Read more...]

Fall Embroidery Hoop Door Hanging {tutorial}!!

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I have LOVED all of the fun tutorials featuring embroidery hoops floating all over blogland lately.   {25 Embroidery Hoop Projects} There are so many awesome projects using these humble sewing tools.    So when my *CUTE* sister Ashley called me up asking what a trendy Fall Wreath project would be -- of course I answered -- "something with embroidery hoops". And … [Read more...]

Summer Wreath and Mantel {tutorial}


Do you go through periods where you are super inspired to do projects and then other periods where you feel burned out and don't want to do anything?? I do. Yesterday I felt super inspired. And I am an impatient crafter. When the feeling strikes, I dig around and find whatever is in my cupboards to make a project. I was looking at my mantel and I really wanted to make it look  "Beachy" and … [Read more...]