Mantle Décor and Tabletop Décor

These DIY decorations for your home are the perfect way to add unique, personalized touches to your décor or give as gifts. Mantle décor and tabletop décor are things you can change on a whim: to celebrate a holiday, season, occasion or to change whenever the mood strikes. Browse all our projects below to find the perfect one for your home. Click on any project image for detailed instructions, supply lists and more.

Flickering Firefly DIY Picture Frame

Firefly DIY Picture Frame - Captrue Summertime memories!

What better way to capture those amazing summer memories than in a handmade picture frame with flickering fireflies swooping in and out of an embossed mason jar? Follow these simple steps below to make your own firefly DIY picture frame! Supplies needed to make your own firefly DIY picture frame: Ready to Finish Memory Frame 9×7 Core’dinations Vintage Collection Retro Mod Squad 12 x 12 Paper Pack 10 Bulb LED Battery Light Set Krylon® Adhesive Spray Darice® Mason Jar Embossing Folder Canson {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}

Spring Challenge: DIY Rustic Chic Glass Vase Decor


As part of the Spring challenge, I got to step out of my comfort zone a bit with these rustic craft supplies and this glass vase. I just love using unusual craft supplies to create something that fits with my aesthetic. I’m so excited to show you this Spring glass vase idea! Supplies needed to make your own glass vase decor and place card holders: Chicken Wire (I love that in comes in white!) Moss Twig Vine Garland Wired Sisal Vine Wire {Read More}

DIY Mosaic Mirror Picture Frames


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}

Earth Day Upcycle: How to Turn Anything Into A Lamp


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}

Spring Burlap & Floral Centerpiece


If you’re on the lookout for a pretty and simple spring centerpiece, this burlap and floral centerpiece project is a great option! It’s simple and fresh with a little country chic coming from the burlap and button garland. Add a floral centerpiece to your Easter dinner table, give as a Mother’s Day gift, or easily mass produce for a springtime wedding — either way, your guests will surely be impressed! Supplies needed to make your own spring floral centerpiece: Flowers {Read More}

Polka Dot Glitter DIY Candles


I was fascinated with glitter growing up. I remember glittering anything and everything I could. I’m sure it drove my mother crazy seeing glitter all over the place but I couldn’t help it. Even now I still find myself enjoying glitter projects. Now that my children enjoy playing with glitter, I can somewhat relate to my mother’s feelings towards it. While making these polka dot glitter DIY candles, I let the kids glitter shapes onto pieces of paper while I {Read More}

DIY “Thankful” Wood Letter Art


I adore typography and word art. Unfinished wood letters are the perfect base for creating a lot of different projects.  In this craft, I used 6 inch wood letters to create word art that would be perfect for a mantle or a centerpiece.  I chose the word “thankful” for Thanksgiving.  I didn’t use traditional fall colors, opting to match my living room color scheme, instead.  That’s the beauty of doing it yourself: you’re not limited to what’s on the store {Read More}