DIY Upcycle a Wine Cork to Card Holder for place cards, business cards and more @savedbyloves

Display your business cards in eco-friendly style with this simple wine cork to card display upcycle. The same cork can be used for placeholder cards, or to display gift cards, just in time for the holidays. This project is free and requires just a cork and a craft knife! MATERIALS   Cork Craft Knife Gift […]

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25 Awesome DIY Advent Calendars to Make @savedbyloves

Since the mid 1800’s, we have been counting down to Christmas with advent calendars, and the tradition continues.  It is a favorite childhood Christmas memory for people around the globe. Get a jump start on your Christmas anticipation with this round-up of 25 amazing DIY advent calendars you can make!

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DIY Fused Glass Bottle Earrings @savedbyloves

So, I am crazy excited to share today’s jewelry tutorial with you. These earrings are my go to piece for several reasons.  They are beautiful, unique and go with all kinds of outfits.  I got the idea when flattening wine bottles in my kiln.  I remembered the tiny bottles, or vials that people fill with […]

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Photo In a Bottle Upcycle from @savedbyloves

Display meaningful photos in a unique way while busting through your stash of vintage buttons, ribbons, fabric scraps and found objects. These little medicine bottles can be found in thrift stores, at tag sales and online for cheap.  Use them for Christmas gifts, or as photo frames for yourself!   MATERIALS -Variety of antique medicine […]

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Moen Kitchen DIY Faucet install Vintage farmhouse kitchen revamp @savedbyloves

  Today I’d like to share with you a little project we did as a part of our vintage farmhouse kitchen makeover. Thanks to Moen, we were able to replace our old, ugly, leaky faucets with some beautiful new ones. The selection of styles and finishes is extensive, the ordering and shipping process a breeze, […]

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Frosty HeartsDIY Upcycled Frap Bottle Votive Holders @savedbyloves

Handmade lanterns are all the rage. With adhesive stencils and paints made just for glass, creating fun designs on bottle is easier than ever. This project involves cutting the bottles roughly in half. Frost and glitter paint are used with heart stickers in a masking technique, so that light from the candles shines through the […]

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DIY Santa Light Bottle Upcycle Project @savedbyloves

  This handmade Santa light-up bottle adds a warm and cozy feeling to any space for the Christmas season. This project requires a recycled bottle and drilling a hole in the lower backside of the bottle. Also required is a fun search for a Santa image. The choices are endless, ranging from recycled Christmas cards, […]

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50 Plus Awesome DIY Sharpie Crafts and DIY Projects to make

It amazes me that I have yet to curate my favorite Sharpie projects!  With all of the 50+ round-ups I have brought to you, seems like I would have covered this by now. You will be blown away at the beautiful DIY home decor projects you can make with these popular markers, and there are […]

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Wood Pallet Project

I love decorating with mums in the fall, and it is well know that I am a wood pallet upcycling kind of DIY blogger. Today’s project combines the two for some easy, inexpensive wood pallet hanging planters. This is a great way to use up your scrap wood, and is a perfect project for those […]

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The Best Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe @savedbyloves

As soon as 16 year old Brianna told me her passion was baking, I started working on her to share a recipe here on SBLC.  She whipped up these to-die-for pumpkin cupcakes with cream cheese frosting. Today I am happy to let you in on how she did it!  I know she will be a […]

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