Category Archive: Crafts

Studded Trim Dresser

This weekend we finished the last big project for the Master Bedroom and I am so in love with the dressers that we made. I’m sure some of you have heard of the… Continue reading

American Girl Doll PJs & Sleeping Bag

I made these for a Christmas gift this year and since I had a hard time finding a good pattern I thought it would be a nice one to pass along. My husband’s… Continue reading

Gold Console Table

The room is really coming along nicely and now that this console table is finished the only major project left is the dressers. I can’t wait to show you the whole room… it’s… Continue reading

Nailhead Trim Cube Table

Our master bedroom is coming along VERY slowly, but surely and I am excited to finally share one of the finished projects with you. I’m sure many of you have seen several different… Continue reading

Quilted Pot Holders with Pocket

My grandmother had been mentioning for a few weeks that she needed new pot holders, so I wanted to make her a bunch for Christmas. I made some very plain diamond quilted ones… Continue reading

Simple Glass Etching

Things are pretty quiet here this weekend, we’ve started some of the smaller projects for remodeling our bedroom (those of you that follow me on Facebook and Twitter have been getting little sneak… Continue reading

Wrapping Gifts for Men

I know that if any of you are like me, your day today is dedicated to wrapping the last of your Christmas gifts. Every year I pick  sort of theme for my wrapping… Continue reading

Hand Stamped Metal Necklaces

I made these a few months ago and think they would be not only a really cool gift to give someone but a great alternative to the standard tag on gifts. Make personalized… Continue reading

Decorating the “Mantle”

Since the summer when we remodeled our Family Room (which I’m just realizing now I never did a post on lol) I have been eagerly waiting December so that I could do this.… Continue reading

DIY Holiday Gift Ideas

As most of you are in full-on holiday shopping mode and I thought it would be nice to share some of my favorite DIY projects so that you can find some inspiration for… Continue reading

Burlap Ruffle Christmas Tree Skirt

 I’ve seen lots of different ways to do this type of tree skirt, all no sew, which makes me nervous that you’ll put in all that work just to have it eventually come… Continue reading

Sparkling Ornament Wreath

I’m sure many of you have seen lots of variations of this wreath on Pinterest where people take a wire hanger and thread ornaments onto it making a “perfect” wreath but from what… Continue reading

Dyed Corn Husk Wreath

I had every intention of making this wreath last year, but as happens every holiday season I simply ran out of time. I love taking something organic and changing it just a bit… Continue reading

Fall Fabric Scrap Wreath

My favorite crafts are the ones that with a few color changes can be great for any season, like this one. For those of you who have been following me for a long… Continue reading

DIY Alexander McQueen Houndstooth Bow Shirt

  Remember back in February when I did a designer DIY on the Diane Von Furstenberg “Trelodie” blouse? Well this is an update from that post, taking the same pattern and totally transforming… Continue reading

Halloween Felt Rose Wreath

Since it’s the first day of October (where did September go?!) I thought it would be fun to do a tutorial on a Halloween wreath! What I love about this is that it’s… Continue reading

Customizable Bunting

I think that bunting can give any party a really simple but unique touch and the best part about making it yourself: it’s totally customizable. I made this chevron patterned one in blue… Continue reading

DIY Louis Vuitton & Yayoi Kusama Pumpkin

  One of my favorite places in the world is the Fairchild Tropical Botanical Gardens in Coral Gables, Florida. Every time we go to Miami to visit my husband’s family, I spend hours on this… Continue reading

Studded iPhone Case

This is a super quick and easy DIY project, which makes it perfect as I am typing this post during halftime of the University of Miami game (go Canes!). I am the first… Continue reading

Mini Cake Stands, Pancake Stacks and Infused Maple Syrups

I saw this idea online from another brunch and fell in LOVE with the mini cake stands. Since all of the food at the baby shower was small bites, the mini pancake stacks… Continue reading