Spring Craft Challenge: Rustic Outdoor Chandelier DIY

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It’s getting close to patio time: sitting outside with friends, having cold drinks by candlelight and laughing about the events of the day. And what better to help illuminate that happy chatter than a rustic outdoor chandelier, made of natural elements and lit by citronella candles? This month, a few of us Crafts Unleashed gals were challenged to use the same rustic-influenced crafting materials to make a project. I had been doing some surfing around on the internet when I {Read More}

Spring Challenge: DIY Floral Wall Sconce

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Can you think of anything more perfectly suited for a Spring Challenge than a floral wall sconce to hang your newly blossoming Spring flowers from? This beautifully simple floral wall sconce is easy to make with just a few supplies and is sure to brighten any room! Supplies needed to make your own floral wall sconce: Wood Pennant Flags White Craft Chicken Wire Netting Wired Sisal Vine E-6000 Glue Clothes Pins Preserved Moss Sheet Step 1. Using the pennant flag as {Read More}

DIY Mosaic Mirror Picture Frames

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I love to decorate with photos. I am also a huge collector of frames. I may have a small gallery wall problem, (I have three!) but that is another story.  With all my photos, I am in need of some cute frames.  So I decided to whip up some one of kind picture frames! I used smashed up tiled mirrors to create these unique DIY mosaic frames. I love the way it also reflects a little light in my house. {Read More}

DIY Sunburst Mirror

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Sunburst mirrors have become quite popular over the last few years. They give a room a nice modern touch and usually come in gold, which I’ve recently started incorporating a lot of in my decor. Sunburst mirrors usually range between $75 to $300 depending on the store and style. Today I’m going to share how to create your own DIY sunburst mirror for under $20. Follow along as I show you how! Supplies needed to make your own DIY sunburst {Read More}

DIY Felt Pouch Tissue Holder

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With Easter this weekend — the next holiday we’ll be looking towards is Mother’s Day.  Today’s tissue holder project might be just the thing for you to whip up for mom.  It’s super functional and easy too.  I don’t know about you, but I always carry tissues in my purse or bag! Why not carry them in style?   I thought I’d share these DIY felt pouch tissue holders with you. Supplies needed to make your own felt pouch tissue holder: Felt (colors of {Read More}

Earth Day Upcycle: How to Turn Anything Into A Lamp

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I love a good upcycle!  And when you consider that Earth Day is right around the corner, it’s fitting to spend some time crafting with re-use in mind.  I found this globe at the thrift store about a month ago and picked it up on a whim.  It was a little wobbly on its axis and Asia has a scratch on it, but overall, it was in good shape.  It was certainly worth $2.50.  I was thinking on what kinds {Read More}