Tag Archives: DIY

18Dec/15

Holiday craft: fun easy kid friendly holiday favor

So fast and easy! Here’s the 2-minute how-to.  https://youtu.be/uLqdWXhtezI Be sure to “FOLLOW” my blog with the links at the bottom of the page (mobile) or on the right-hand side (desktop).  

26Oct/15

DIY Spooky Black Heels

I thought this was a super fun DIY idea.  Simply add a tulle bow to any black heels and your are ready for a SPOOKY or a SPECIAL evening out. I loveRead More…

29May/15

Lamps are like Earrings for a Room

My living room looked good but not “finished.” “It’s missing something,” I thought to myself. I allowed my subconscious to ponder the problem, I find these sorts of things are best solvedRead More…

31Dec/14

Champagne Bottle Chandelier

Here is a design project you can do with all the leftover bottles you’ll have tomorrow morning! I created this “Bubbly Chandelier” for my (now closed) retail store Green and Greener backRead More…

26Nov/14

Beautiful DIY Holiday Table Decor

I love this collection of DIY holiday decor ideas. My go-to table decorations are pine cones that I painted silver eons ago. I love breaking them out every year. https://blog.etsy.com/en/2014/10-fast-and-easy-table-decor-ideas/?ref=fp_blog_title

07Nov/14

DIY Non-Toxic Upholstery

I’ve always wanted to try my hand at upholstery and my daughter’s headboard gave me a perfect chance because it doesn’t matter how the back looks (as I’ve said I’m a crafter,Read More…

09Sep/14

Turn a Sticker into a Toy

I love giving multiple lives to an item. Here a sticker can have a second-life as a 3D toy, and an old cardboard box can make it happen. Super fast and easy.

02Feb/14

Great Craft and Gift Idea: Book Safe

Looking for a fun unusual gift that you can easily make yourself in a single day?  Why not try your hand at making a book safe?  I followed the instructions from theRead More…

17Jul/13

Design Upgrade: making a $26 weekend bag as lovely as a $525 one!

Ask anyone who knows me and you’ll find out that I’m not a big handbag person.  On any given day I’m just as likely to be carrying a random reusable grocery bagRead More…