Category Archive: Holidays

4th of July Crafts, Cocktails + Food

With the 4th of July just days away, I wanted to give you guys a round up post with some of my past projects that would be perfect for the big day! Also,… Continue reading

Silver + Gold Christmas Tree

I did a post when I first started the blog with some tips + tricks I use for our Christmas tree but I realized it is probably a good time to update things!… Continue reading

Paper Starburst Ornaments

This time of year I’m all about DIYs that are quick + easy because, really, who has the time for much of anything right now? I can’t believe Christmas is already next week,… Continue reading

Winter Lodge Mantle

When I was thinking of decorating for Christmas this year I decided on a winter lodge theme. Our tree is silver and gold so I thought it would be fun to tie in… Continue reading

Ruffle Pocket Potholder

I made some of these potholders for my grandma for Christmas last year and in the mad holiday rush, didn’t have time to take pictures for the blog before I gave them to… Continue reading

Pressed Leaves Frame

Make the most of autumn + have them last all year long with this DIY Pressed Leaves Frame.

Video Craft: Pop Up Flower Cards

This card is always really popular year after year on the blog so I thought this year I would help you guys even more by making a video showing how to make it!… Continue reading

Gold Leaf Easter Eggs

The big day is finally here, Vrai Magazine is live! We have been working so hard working up to this day and it has definitely paid off, I know you guys are going… Continue reading

Puppy Love Valentine

Though this story is mostly about our dog,Weezy, I have to start by wishing Sebastian a VERY happy fourth birthday today!! My niece {Madi, who is 5} is seriously obsessed with Weezy. A… Continue reading

Fabric Valentine’s Envelopes

When I saw these in the February edition of Martha Stewart Living, I couldn’t wait to try them! Such an obvious idea that if you paint fabric with some mode podge to stiffen… Continue reading

Woodgrain Painted Wrapping Paper

Every year we pick a sort of theme while decorating our home for Christmas and then we base all of our wrapping paper off of that. The first year we moved in it… Continue reading

Christmas Corn Husk Wreath

I made a version of this wreath for the fall last year and over it so much that I knew I had to make a Christmas version for this year. The wreath is… Continue reading

Christmas Canvases

I have been wanting to redecorate our downstairs bathroom for years now but can’t quite figure out what to put in there. To sort of force the issue, my husband and I decided… Continue reading

Burlap Utensil Holders

Last week I did a post jam-packed with DIY ideas for Thanksgiving decor and I thought today I’d do a fun tutorial for these burlap utensil holders. There’s a lot of cool thing about… Continue reading

Thanksgiving Decor Ideas

Now that Thanksgiving is fast approaching I thought it would be a good time to do some inspiration for your decor! I’ll include ideas for outdoors, indoors and your tables plus share some… Continue reading

Give Thanks Banner

I can’t believe that it’s already November and it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving! This project is a fairly simple one, but I love the way that it looks and it’s also… Continue reading

Autumn Tie Front Apron

I started making this style of apron last winter and even thought I sold them in the Etsy shop, in the frenzy that is Christmas season I never got around to doing a… Continue reading

Mother’s Day Flower Pot Cards

I see that a lot of you are making my Pop-Up Mother’s Day card from last year (find it HERE) so I wanted to make sure that I shared my card from this… Continue reading

Marbleized Easter Eggs

As soon as I saw a version of these in this month’s Martha Stewart Living (find it HERE), I couldn’t wait to try them out. The best part about it was that I… Continue reading

Tuxedo & Heart Cards

A couple quick housekeeping notes before I jump in to this post… the first being that I have now added categories within the Crafts tab in the main menu to make it easier… Continue reading