Glam Up Mother Nature for a Naturally Beautiful Holiday

A foraging trip outdoors starts the holidays off right. It’s a sure-fire way to pick some holiday spirit, and an even better way to save your money for gifts for your loved ones rather than spending it on decor.   Combine your store-bought sparkle with nature’s bounty for beautiful … [Read more...]

How to Make Jewelry From Flattened Pennies

This post has been a long time coming. At this point, I can't even recall what inspired me to smash pennies and turn them into jewelry, but something did and here we are. I will walk you through the interesting, not entirely legal process I used. Please note that in no way am I encouraging anyone to … [Read more...]

How to Make a Gorgeous Fall Wreath

It has been way too long since I made and shared a DIY wreath project with you all. That is why I am a super stoked about today's simple, cheap tutorial - a gorgeous gilded wreath to adorn your front door. You are going to need just a few supplies and an hour to create your very own. Let's get … [Read more...]

More Than 50 DIY Projects to Make From Old Chairs

If you are planning to ditch that broken or mismatched random chair, I'm here to change your mind. Don't do it! You won't regret hoarding chairs and broken chair parts once you browse our collection of over 50 super sweet things you can make from them. Be ready to have your mind … [Read more...]

Upcycle Coffee Sleeves into Gorgeous Jewelry

Today I am sharing with you this great coffee sleeve upcycle. With the amount of coffee I drink, the sleeves were starting to pile up. I saved them, knowing one day, inspiration would strike and I would repurpose them. The idea to create jewelry from them came to me over the weekend as I was sorting … [Read more...]

60 Ways to Upcycle Jeans

Upcycled Denim Eggs Easy Water-Resistant Upcycled Jeans Picnic Blanket - a Houseful of Handmade Stylish Copper and Denim Craft Caddy Upcycled Monogrammed Denim Gift Tag - Pillar Box Blue Old Jeans Necklace Repurposing an old pair of … [Read more...]

100 Mason Jar Projects to Make

The creative mason jar projects keep rolling in, so we have updated our orignal round-up of jar crafts to include our new favorites. Enjoy!!   Mason Jar DIY Herb Garden Easy Mason Jar Solar Lights Back to School Striped Mason Jars Holiday … [Read more...]

Make Easy Earrings From Upcycled Fabric

Not only are these earrings easy to make and cute, they are upcycled from some super meaningful fabric.  I created them from one of my beloved grandpa's many handkerchiefs, soon after his passing. Whipping the cloth out of his pocket, he gently wiped away the tears from his loved ones eyes, and … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Knock Off $3 Sea Glass Votives

I have been out of the creative groove, dealing with some life stuff, and I can't tell you how happy I am to be sharing with you again! Punctuating the blog break is a super cheap, easy sea glass hanging votive holder tutorial. Why do you care? I will give you three reasons. First, they are … [Read more...]

Wood Pallet Cross Tutorial

Today's project is a great way to use up those wood scraps leftover from previous projects. I will show you how to make this sturdy wood cross using pallet scraps and pocket holes. You will also learn how to easily create the chippy, distressed paint look seen here. To start, I cut one scrap wood … [Read more...]