DIY Adorable stick Christmas tree You will need: a few twigs handsaw drill with small bit ribbon scissors large needle sandpaper liquid acrylic paints (optional) 1. Using the handsaw, cut your twigs into progressively smaller pieces. No need to be exact. Trust yourself and just wing it. Also cut several stubby bead-like pieces for the […]
Mason Jar Soap Dispenser I looked at soap dispenser nozzles that you can buy… No thanks, I’m not spending 5-8 bucks on one. So I just bought the soap with the nozzle that I liked best and some spray-paint. Drill the hole and attach the nozzle with glue BEFORE you paint. Because it might get […]
Buy plates from Dollar Store, Use a Sharpie and decorate…Bake at 350 for 30 min. Becomes permanent and safe.
Turkey Table Topper Materials Large brown paper bag Piece of corrugated cardboard Paper plates Stapler Mod-Podge glue Colored paper Orange or red balloon and googly eyes Glitter, stickers, or other notions Craft clothespins Tacky glue Instructions The Turkey’s Body: Trim the bag so that it measures about 8 inches tall. Then fold down the sides […]
yard art…just a pipe and faucet from the hardware store, a crystal from the craft store, and an old bucket from the thrift shop.
turkey placemat tutorial *PATTERNS (click to download) *thread – dark brown, light brown, red, orange, black, invisible (clear) *fabric – (100% cotton fabric works best) multiple scraps for feathers, scraps for facial features, tan for body (6 x 12 inches), tan for wings (12 x 12 inches), fabric for backings (3/4 yard) *low loft batting […]
Paper mache pumpkins, must try Trying the lights in the pumpkins now using twinkle Christmas lights makes them appear to be flickering candle..here’s 4 lit:
DIY Candy Cane Sugar Scrub Ingredients 1/2 cup Shealoe Butter* 10 tablespoons Granulated White Sugar 1/2 teaspoon Red Jojoba Wax Beads 2 teaspoons White or Pale Yellow Beeswax 1/2 teaspoon of Peppermint Essential Oil** or Fragrance Oil Directions To create a duo-colored scrub, like the one pictured, you’ll need two small mixing bowls. Add 5 […]
DIY Paper Plate Ghost You just need to glue the streamers and some arms onto the back of a paper plate, glue another plate over the back of the first paper plate to cover up all the mess, and add a face. For the younger kids, you can cut out the eyes and mouth from […]
DIY Pet Food Station Make from small dresser. Food is kept in top w/ scoop. Drawers hold all pet supplies. AWESOME!!
Halloween Fabric Pumpkin Tutorial Supplies: Fabric pieces – variety of sizes 2 pieces of brown felt 1 piece tan felt Fiberfill or other stuffing material Brown embroidery floss Thick twine Hand-sewing needle Sewing Machine Decorative wire berries (optional) Gather your fabric. I found these upholstery fabric samples at Joann’s for 2.00 a piece. They were […]
DIY: coconut + rose body scrub Use a small mason jar or any clear jar with a lid. I got mine at Smart & Final. You can also buy them online if you can’t find them in the store. These ones are about 11 for a dozen, so they’re under a dollar each! Start by […]
Tutorial: Monogram key chain First of all, I have a giveaway for a 25 Michael’s card going on here. Go check it out and enter away! (ends April 22nd) On to the tutorial… Have you ever created a craft just so you could use something new that you got? Well, I got some new Jenni […]