FrogTape® Textured Surface™ with PaintBlock® Technology

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of FrogTape for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. We do a lot of DIY in this house. We love trying new products and using them to make things for our house. We paint, build and pretty will try anything at least once. We just recently tried Textured Surface by FrogTape for our latest project and it turned out really well. My son decided that he wanted stripes in his {Read More}

DIY Flower Pot Apple ~ Perfect Back to School Craft

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The approaching fall season means it is time to start thinking apples. This DIY flower pot apple is a great way to make your own colorful little apples, perfect for hiding treasures in or even for filling with gummy worms for back to school fun. Take a peek below at how to make your own in just minutes and using just a handful of supplies. These are so fun! DIY FLOWER POT APPLE SUPPLIES NEEDED: Small Terra cotta flower pot {Read More}

Kool Aid Dye & Scented Wood

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Die wood easily and inexpensively while adding a pop of scent as well. We found these cute monogram initials at our local Micheal’s. Aren’t they adorable? My daughter wants us to now dye her name in Kool Aid letters because this letter is so cute! KOOL AID DYE & SCENTED WOOD SUPPLIES NEEDED: 1 packet of Kool Aid, color and flavor of your choice 2 tablespoons of water Paint brush, foam or bristle works great Small bowl Wood object of {Read More}

DIY Wooden Crate Lemonade Stand

DIY Wooden Crate Lemonade Stand

Hot summer days and bored kids leave you looking for things to do and ways to cool down. Ice cold lemonade from your very own lemonade stand can help you with both of these. Give the kids a little extra pocket money with a lesson in entrepreneurship.   This lemonade stand was pretty inexpensive to put together, and only took about half an hour to build once I had gathered all my supplies. The counter can be covered in a pretty {Read More}

DIY Quick & Easy Chair Upcycle {Step-by-Step Tutorial}

DIY Quick & Easy Chair Upcycle

I love crafting with used things that people throw out. Chairs like that can usually be had for less than $10 at yard sales. It takes a small amount of money to completely make it your own. Check out how we transformed this chair into something we proudly display in our house.   DIY QUICK & EASY CHAIR UPCYCLE SUPPLIES NEEDED: Old chair Paint of your choice (spray or roll on will do) Medium Grade sandpaper Screwdriver Staple gun, staples {Read More}

DIY Framed Chalkboard Step-by-Step Tutorial

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Do you have an old painting or picture lying around that you love the frame, but hate the picture? You can also search for treasures at yard sales. We found the picture and frame above for $2. We have also had great luck with really nice frame on clearance at Target. You can turn any of those frames into a chalkboard like this one! With just an old picture, chalkboard paint, and chalk, you can create a fun organizational center {Read More}

Patriotic Burlap Bunting Banner

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Ring in the 4th of July when you create this patriotic burlap bunting banner. Easy and inexpensive to make, it uses trendy burlap and bright patriotic colors to really add a pop of style to your space. A fun craft for an adult or easy enough for a child, this patriotic bunting banner is the perfect holiday décor piece. Take a look and see how we created one in just minutes. PATRIOTIC BURLAP BUNTING BANNER MATERIALS NEEDED: 1 roll of {Read More}

25+ Duct Tape Crafts

25 Duct Tape Crafts

I grew up with a father who used duct tape for everything. He LOVES duct tape and always has a few rolls available at his house. However, in the olden days, we had one color of duct tape. It was grey. These days duct tape comes in a variety of colors, patterns, sizes and more. You can literally find duct tape for pretty much anything. In fact, here is what we use most often: Keeping kids busy this summer doesn’t {Read More}

Minnie in Paris Duct Tape Handbag {Step-by-Step Tutorial} #MinnieinParis

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You may have seen my recent post about the fabulous Minnie Mouse in Paris headband hairbow that we made: Minnie in Paris Hairbow Headband {Step-by-Step Tutorial} #MinnieinParis Now if you saw the post then you know that we also made a matching purse. How cute is this? MINNIE IN PARIS DUCT TAPE HANDBAG 1. We need to make a big sheet of tape “fabric”  We want it to be 2 1/2 times wider than our bag and around 3 inches {Read More}

Minnie in Paris Hairbow Headband {Step-by-Step Tutorial} #MinnieinParis

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It is no secret around here that we are HUGE Disney fans. We love everything Disney. We visit Disneyworld a few times a year, we go on Disney Cruises and we watch pretty much everything has made. My daughter has long had a love affair with Minnie Mouse. She loves Minnie and she has dressed up as Minnie Mouse many times. We were excited when the book Minnie in Paris (see below) arrived. We instantly knew that we would create {Read More}

Spring & Summer Table Decor Ideas

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Spring is here and summer is quickly approaching. If you are like me, then you are thinking about how to decorate your table during these warmer weather months. I am looking for both indoor and outdoor table decor ideas. Here are some of my favorites so far. Bougainvillea Tablecloth, Red – $55.00 Adorned with a fresh, festive pattern of bougainvillea, this cotton tablecloth will brighten up any setting. Couleur Nature’s creations reveal a style deeply rooted in the artisanal traditions {Read More}

Easy Upcycled Picture Frame

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Do you love turning trash into treasure? This easy upcycled picture frame is the perfect example of exactly that! Using an old thrift store picture frame, you can make a miniature work of art. Take a look at how you can craft your own using a few common supplies. It is easier than you may think and the results of fabulous. Take a look! EASY UPCYCLED PICTURE FRAME SUPPLIES NEEDED: Thrift store frame Scrapbook paper Old key or embellishment key {Read More}