Friday, October 22, 2010

You spin my record

Saw this great idea on studio 5. You can make these cute cuff bracelets, out of old records. Check out Studio 5 for the directions.

Wednesday, October 20, 2010


I know I haven't posted in awhile. We currently have our home for sale. I haven't felt like, I could dig into any projects. I broke the rules today, and got my craft on. Here is what I have been up to. I found the spider web on redberry barn. I can't remember where I saw the pillow pumpkins.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Halloween subway art

I have been loving, all the subway art on tatertotsandjello. Finally decided to make my own. Love it.

Halloween tags

I have been working on these for card group.

Apothcary tray re-do

I found this great wine set, at a yard sale this weekend. It really makes my apothcary tray fancy.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Front room table

Using all of the things, I have been making. Here is how my table is our front room is decorated. I know the pic is not great. Sorry!

Autumn Frames

Yesterday, I had a few friends over. This is what we made.

Apothocary Tray

I saw this idea, last year on studio 5. It's not quite complete, I need to finish putting labels on all the jars.

Trash to Treasure: outdoor light made home decor

My grandma had us change out her outdoor lights. These were about to go in the trash, but I knew I could make something with them. I took the back house connection off. A litte paint. Found a square plate, at the thrift store. Turned it upside down, on the plate.

Skull Plate

I saw this idea on craftaholics blog. I had a few misc plates laying around, a little paint, some jewels, and a cutout on the cricut. Awsome 10min project.

crow in glass

During my last yard sale adventure. I found this awsome glass canister, for $1!!!! I new I could do something fun with it for halloween. I found this black crow at the $1 store, tied a few ribbons on top. There you have it, a creepy halloween decortaion.

from trash to treasure: The making of a Candleabra

I saw this on tatertots and jello. One of her guest bloggers made a candleabra. I new I need one. The hunt was on. A day of yard sale's, a trip to the thrift store. I had my supplies.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

count down to halloween

This count down calendar has been PURE TOURTURE!!! My friend Melanie and I, have been working on this for the last 2 WEEKS!!! Now that it is finally done, I can say it was worth it.

Lamp shade redo

I found this great 70's lamp at the DI. I goes perfect with my 70's lounge family room. It need a little updating. Isn't she beautiful now!

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Bauble rings

Here are a few thing I have been up too!!! There is more to come. I have been on a crafting bonanza!!! I think halloween gets me excited!
I saw this idea on that's so cugly. They were a little tricky to figure out.

Mini purse gift bags

Old jar updo

flower friend gift tags

Friday, August 27, 2010

If the shoe fits!!!

My good friend came over this week. This is what we made.

Sock Wreath

I saw the sock wreath idea on studio 5. I liked my last wreath so much. I combine the 2 ideas. The best part is. Everything except the wreath form, was FREE from yard sale's!!!!

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Book page wreath

I found this idea on snowy bliss. I love the combo of the fabric and old book pages. I am sure you will see, a few more of these on here.

Paper purse gift bag

Love this!!! It reminds me of all the fun designer purses you see around. I saw this idea on splitcoaststampers.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Book purse

I saw these on studio 5 a while back. I am just getting around to try them out. My friend came over yesterday. Here are the results. I sill need to attach my other handle.

Saturday, August 14, 2010

New front door decor

Sooo... I put back up my bottle flowers. Added a few pinwheel's and accordian flowers, to the mix. Then I saw the awsome frame on redberry barn. I new I need one for my front door. I made one, gave it my own twist. Now I love it...

burp rags

I know a few people who will be having babies soon. I saw these on sumo's blog, and thought they would make a perfect little gift.

Friday, August 06, 2010

Ruffel bag

This could be a fun beach or church bag. It has lots of room inside.

more and more hats

I am not sure if, I will ever get tired of these.

Saturday, July 17, 2010

Toilet paper roll home decor

I have seen many ideas, turning TP rolls into home decor. Here is what I came up with.

Friday, July 16, 2010

From this to ....

About a year ago, my mom gave me about 500 of these scrapbooking metal tiles. They all have the same saying. I have given a few away. I got a bright idea. I had wanted to make some charm necklaces. I didn't want to pay the price for the supplies. Here is my cheap version of those pouplar charms.

Sunday, July 11, 2010

Family Tree

Today is my sister Kim's b-day(Happy Birthday!). I made her these family tree cupcakes. Kim loves doing family history. I thought these were a perfect match, for her. Here is a close up, of my family.

Saturday, July 10, 2010

25 cent Fun

Today I went to a few yards sales. I found 2yards of plaid fabic for 25cents. 1yard star fabric, 1/2 yard other fabric for FREE! (All because of my hat). When I saw all of the fabrics together. I knew it was meant to be. I know it's a little late for this, but Hailey can wear it on the 24th of July.
Sorry the pic aren't better!

Name Tags

I will be going to YW girls camp this month. They ask me to make name tags, for the Secret Sister mail box. I got a little carried away. I made each tag to represent the girls personality. I think they turned out fun.