Beach Mason Jar Terrarium


Turn any mason jar into a beachy oasis with this super easy craft.  These beach mason jar terrariums are a fun project for kids and adults alike.  You can pick and choose from hundreds of miniatures for your own twist on this fun craft idea. Supplies needed to make your own beach mason jar terrarium: Mason Jars (I used these wide mouth pints and regular mouth quarts). Various Miniatures (links to specific miniatures below). Diorama Palm Trees (if desired). Drink Umbrellas {Read More}

How to Layer Necklaces – The Foolproof Way!


Hey friends, I’ve got a really fun and ultra-easy jewelry project for you to try today! Do you love layered necklaces but don’t know how to create that look? I’ll show you how to layer necklaces with the new Layered Looks jewelry collection. The sets are perfect for beginners, with everything you need to make matched necklaces all included!  You just need a couple of basic jewelry-making tools, and you can make a whole set of layering necklaces in minutes. I’ll {Read More}

Photo Transfer To Wood {Video Tutorial!}


So many of you have enjoyed the Photo to Wood Transfer tutorial that I made a few years ago that we thought we’d make a video tutorial to show exactly how the process is done. Photo transfer to wood supplies: Unfinished Wood Panel. Mod Podge Photo Transfer Medium. Colored Photocopy. Foam Brush. Krylon Triple Thick Glaze Spray. Wash Cloth & Dust Buddy. This short video will teach you all the little things I’ve learned along the way about how to achieve {Read More}

DIY Beaded Wreath Necklace with Tassel


Spring is here so let’s create a beautiful green necklace! This wreath necklace reminds me of a vintage brooch but with a modern twist. Let’s get started! Supplies needed to make your own beaded wreath necklace: 26 or 28 Gauge Jewelry Wire 16 Gauge Jewelry Wire Beads (I used 4mm bicone crystals, 3x4mm crystal rondelles, and slightly larger beads from my stash) Jewelry Chain (I recommend purchasing two) and a Jump Ring Jewelry Wire Cutters Flat Nose Pliers Anvil Chasing hammer Step {Read More}

Copper Foil Homemade Coasters


I am loving the look of metallics right now so I thought I would whip up some copper foil homemade coasters for my home.  The copper foil tape from Consumer Crafts makes this one a quick and easy craft that anyone can make.  Follow along below and make your own version this weekend. Supplies needed to make your own copper foil homemade coasters: Unfinished Wood Coaster Set. Americana Chalky Finish Paint (I used Everlasting White). Darice Foil Tape (I used copper metallic). {Read More}

Mason Jar DIY Herb Garden


The weather in California has been absolutely beautiful this month. It’s made me anxious to get started on our backyard garden. We usually plant an assortment of summer vegetables and essentials that I use in our everyday meals. Since we’re in the middle of renovating our backyard, our garden will have to wait a little longer to be planted. However, I found a way to keep some of my favorite herbs planted indoors until then. This mason jar DIY herb {Read More}