Succulent Planter Ideas: Mini Clay Pots Tutorial


I love succulents.  They make a girl with a black thumb really happy.  Today I am sharing some mini clay succulent planter ideas that you can make yourself.  Don’t be intimidated.  Just channel your inner child, pretend this is play-doh, and get started making some small pots.  Your succulents will love them and you will love the look in your home. Supplies needed for these clay succulent planter ideas: Clay Sample Pack (I used two of the bricks from this {Read More}

Back to School Countdown Calendar


Summer is winding to a close and school will be starting before you know it.  Relish those last days of summer fun with this back to school countdown calendar.  We have added a fun activity to each day for you to do with your kids.  Make the countdown calendar, add the activities of your choice, then let them start each day with a fun surprise activity.  This is a great way to end summer on a fun note for little {Read More}

DIY Bird Feeder Monogram


Grab a few supplies and make this DIY bird feeder monogram with your kids this summer.  It is a quick and easy project that is perfect for little hands.  Plus after it is up in the tree, you can bird watch for a while as your little friends eat the seed from your monogram. Supplies needed to make your own DIY bird feeder monogram: Paper Mache Letter of Your Choice (I used an 8 inch variety) Bird Seed Honey Twine {Read More}

4th of July Decor: DIY Button Flag Tray


It is that time of year y’all.  You can break out the red, white, and blue for a festive 4th of July party.  This 4th of July decor button flag tray is the perfect addition to the center of your holiday table.  Or make a large version of this 4th of July decor tray to serve up patriotic desserts or drinks.  Either way this 4th of July decor tray looks extremely cool and complicated to make.  The buttons almost look like {Read More}

Pottery Barn Knock Off: Glass Buoy Vase Filler


I have been in love with a glass buoy vase filler that has been on the Pottery Barn website.  When I realized I could make about 80 for the price they wanted for 6….I was sold!  Grab a few supplies from Consumer Crafts and make this fun nautical decor in just a few minutes. The picture of the original Pottery Barn version is below. You can see why I love them so much right? Supplies needed to make your own {Read More}

Extra Large DIY Letter Home Art


My extra large DIY home art is perfect for those on a budget that need a WOW factor in their home.  Make this large scale home art easily and add to any room in your home.  Don’t love the word “HOME?”  Vary it up to the word of you choice.  Perhaps “LOVE” is more your style?  Or “WOW?”  Whichever word you choose, follow along with the instructions below on how to customize this home art to your style. Supplies needed {Read More}

Gold Leaf Fence Planter Box DIY


Mother’s Day is almost here and I have a gold leaf  fence planter box that is the perfect thing to make and give to mom.  Or make one (or a dozen) for yourself!  I mean they can’t all be gifts right? The rustic picket fence look of this little planter box was just screaming for a modern touch. So I added some simple gold leaf just to the tips of the pickets.  Get the full instructions and see just how easy it {Read More}

Wood Crafts: DIY Faux Animal Head Trophies


If you are looking for some fun whimsical art for your walls, my faux animal head trophies may just be for you.  These little guys will adorn your wall with an elegant white and gold statement.  The whimsical nature of these wood crafts are sure to leave your guests with a smile.  Change up the colors to use in other rooms of your home as well.  Maybe a bright glossy red animal head for your son’s room?  A hot pink {Read More}

Spring Challenge: DIY Burlap Wreath


We’re welcoming the season and a few new items with a Spring Craft Challenge! 8 of our awesome designers were each given 5 of the same craft materials – chicken wire netting, green burlap ribbon, sisal vine, mossy twig vine garland, and a wood pennant set. We challenged them to come up with a fun craft using at least 3 of the 5 items. Once all of the projects are posted, we’ll turn the challenge over to our fans to decide who {Read More}