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Links to Love

April 18, 2014

Make your Easter extra special by creating this simple turf backdrop that’s perfect for buffets and photo booths. Dress up your table with these gold spray painted PVC pipe vases and these easy to make butternut squash and kale frittata.

DIY Clay Garden Markers

April 2, 2014

Get your garden ready for spring and create some clay stamped garden markers! This video tutorial show you how to make garden markers that are perfect for identifying your plants and for gift giving.

DIY Maxi Skirt

March 27, 2014

When we were in Austin last weekend I stopped by Stitch Lab and picked up some bright floral fabric. I just couldn’t wait to sew up something so I started with this bright pixelated floral print. Since it’s a knit polyester and I had just less than two yards I decided to sew up a maxi … Read DIY Maxi Skirt

Links to Love

February 14, 2014

Great last minute Valentine’s Day ideas including DIY wall art, valentines and free wallpapers.

Links to Love

January 24, 2014

Get inspired to make a felt heart headband, an oilcloth cosmetic bag, or thank you treats!

Links to Love

January 17, 2014

Sharing my favorite links from this week including these polka dot champagne flutes, this leather loop cutting board, and these adorable polka dot heels.

Links to Love

January 10, 2014

Links to love from this week: skillet butternut squash pasta, a DIY washi tape honeycomb wall decal, and a gorgeous folding chair makeover.

Links to Love

January 3, 2014

Looking for something new to do this weekend? Try one of these fabulous DIY ideas or recipes!

Links to Love

October 11, 2013

Get ready for fall and make a chai cocktail, a straight pin decorated pumpkin and a gauze fringe garland.

Best of the Blogs

September 27, 2013

Perfect weekend project: caramel apple cider, printable Halloween candy bar labels and a fabric wrapped bench.

DIY Stamped Tea Towels

April 23, 2014

Use your Silhouette Cameo or Portrait to create these mod floral stamped tea towels. The stamps can also be used to create your own gift wrap or stationery. The tutorial includes the free download of the mod flowers.

Links to Love

April 11, 2014

Looking for a fun weekend project? How about making some express, almond and dark chocolate pudding cups for a sweet treat! Or make a gold leaf clock or some unique wall art for your home!

Scout Woven Tee

March 20, 2014

Check out the top I sewed using the Grainline Studio Scout Woven Tee pattern and Cloud 9 fabric.

Links to Love

March 7, 2014

Learn how to make a gold polka dot umbrella, a peg board jewelry organizer, and concrete earrings in this week’s edition of Links to Love.

Links to Love

February 24, 2014

Sharing my favorite projects from this week including this DIY turban headband, these pom pom and leather tags, and this easy mailbox makeover.

DIY State Heart Art

February 12, 2014

Last week at Meet + Make we created Valentine’s Day inspired art. Below are the three examples I created but you need to watch the video to see what everyone else created. Everyone blew me away with their creativity. I just loved how unique each canvas is and how everyone put their own spin on … Read DIY State Heart Art

Fabric Wrapped Wine Bottles

January 16, 2014

Need a quick hostess gift? Grab 2 of your favorite bottles of wine and some fabric to create this Japanese style bottle wrap.

DIY Pom Pom Hair Clip

January 8, 2014

Dress up any outfit with an adorable pom pom hair clip! Learn how to make your own hair accessories with this simple tutorial.

Links to Love

December 13, 2013

My favorite links from this week: cinnamon infused hot chocolate, balsa wood diamond ornaments, and a DIY washi tape dispenser.

Links to Love

November 8, 2013

Links to love featuring DIY oyster salt cellars, felt feather place card picks, and Hunger

Links to Love

November 1, 2013

My favorite finds from across the web including DIY animal memo holders, gold leaf wood bowls and glittered pumpkins.

DIY Gold Leaf Light Switch Cover

October 28, 2013

Today I’m taking a break from all things Halloween and sharing a tutorial on how to master applying gold leaf—on light switch covers. If you follow me on Instagram, you saw my failed first attempt at using gold leaf. I used loose gold leaf sheets (first mistake) and Mod Podge (second, bigger mistake) and the … Read DIY Gold Leaf Light Switch Cover

Chalkboard Crate 3 Ways

July 16, 2013

It probably comes as no surprises that when I found a wooden crate in my closet that I purchased months ago, the first thing that came to mind was to cover it with chalkboard paint. So after covering it with a few coats of paint, I decided that this little crate that I bought at … Read Chalkboard Crate 3 Ways

DIY Valentine’s Day Love Coupons

February 10, 2011

Want to give your valentine a thoughtful, homemade gift? Or maybe you agreed that you wouldn’t spend anything this holiday? Here’s the perfect gift – love coupons! These little handmade giftcards give your valentine everything from a weekend away to a dinner and a movie. And the best part? They will love that you made … Read DIY Valentine’s Day Love Coupons

Free Printable Gift Tags

December 14, 2010

Starting to wrap gifts for your friends and family? Here are some cute gift tags that you can make yourself. All you need to do is download the template below and print them out on any color card stock. Enjoy! Free DIY Gift Tag Template

No Carve Washi Tape Pumpkins

October 21, 2010

Cooler evenings are approaching and so is Halloween. Whenever we carve pumpkins the warm humid Florida air makes them rot within one week. So this year, I wanted to decorate our poumpkins a little differently so we can enjoy them longer. Real Simple had a great suggestion, using washi tape to decorate the pumpkins. I … Read No Carve Washi Tape Pumpkins

Tiny Pocket Tank

April 22, 2014

Even beginners can sew up this tiny pocket tank (pattern by Grainline Studio). It will become a staple in your closet this spring and summer!

Links to Love

April 4, 2014

Make a hanging copper pot perfect for succulents, or sew a tank dress, or even host a grilled cheese party this weekend!

Links to Love

March 28, 2014

Get ready for spring and try one of these fun DIYs: make homemade vanilla ice cream, transform a thrifted vase into an adorable planter for succulents, or make some fun letter clips!

The Out and About Dress

February 19, 2014

Check out the wear-everywhere dress I made using Sew Caroline’s Out and About dress pattern.

DIY Gold Leaf Heart Art

January 30, 2014

Learn now to transform an old frame using spray paint and create simple art using gold leaf.

DIY Colored Edge Business Cards

January 21, 2014

I’m heading to Alt Summit this week and was running low on my gold edge business cards so I needed to make some more. I ended up going with Moo luxe mini cards for a slight variation to my gold cards. I have to admit, that I have since dreamt (really) that my cards were … Read DIY Colored Edge Business Cards

2014 Reader Survey

January 6, 2014

I’m trying to make 2014 the best year ever and would love your feedback! The survey should only take a couple minutes to complete.

Streamer Flag Christmas Tree Garland

December 12, 2013

Every year I try and make a new garland for our Christmas tree. It’s a simple DIY project that spruces up the tree without spending a ton on new ornaments. Last year I created this sewn paper triangle garland which I just adored. Since I’m a big fan of paper, I decided to also make this … Read Streamer Flag Christmas Tree Garland

Links to Love

November 15, 2013

I’m taking a break from all the Thanksgiving stuff to share some fun DIYs to try from this past week. Even though these ideas don’t all scream “Thanksgiving” I think some of them would make the perfect addition to your turkey day—which is in less than two weeks. 1. These geometric stenciled tea towels would … Read Links to Love

Links to Love

October 25, 2013

This week seemed to fly by, didn’t it? This weekend I’ll be working a lot since we’re heading to Asheville next weekend (yay!). But if I find some time, I’d love to make (or cook) one of these things! 1. These printable cloud cards would be perfect for as a “just because” note or on … Read Links to Love

Garage Organization with Rubbermaid

July 23, 2013

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group and Home Depot & Rubbermaid, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #AllAccessOrganizers Our garage goes through cycles. Sometimes it’s super tidy but more often than not it’s really messy and cluttered. Does that happen to you too (I’m … Read Garage Organization with Rubbermaid

Make Your Own Valentines

February 10, 2010

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! You still have time to make a sweet, handmade card for your friends and family. I put together a little printable and video to guide you though the process. Here is the valentine printable you will need and below is the video with instructions. You will need to … Read Make Your Own Valentines