GOOD TO KNOW: a great tip for making a wreath: go to the plumbing department at Home Depot and grab a six foot long piece of foam tubing for $0.97!! snip the length you want and duct tape the ends together. Foam ones are SO expensive!

DIY Wreath form- grab a six foot long piece of foam tubing, snip the length you want with scissors and duct tape the ends together. You have a really inexpensive wreath form

DIY Interchangeable Welcome Sign - made with 4x4 and 1x6 wood. Seasonal signs would be so fun to make and change out.

Cute idea- use a post and have different signs to hang for different times of year/parties/birthdays/etc. Cute idea for front porch!

101 Great Handmade Gifts  - list of links {tutorials}

101 Simple Handmade Gift Tutorials

101 Great Handmade Gifts - list of links {tutorials} - do I have time to make a 101 handmade gifts. do i have time to read through 101 handmade gift tutorials. Pinning anyway :)

Top This Top That: The Easiest Burlap Wreath You will ever make!

Burlap Wreath-add embellishments according to the season or holiday. three tiered wire wreath form & about 12 yds rolled burlap.

Something new to try

{Keep It Simple, Sister}: Fast and Fabulous Teacher Gift I am going to make this for teacher gifts this Christmas! Easy peezy with my Storybook Creator Software.


Cutting out fabric shapes and fonts with Cricut! I never thought of cutting fabric with my cricut expression!

oh man...does my family need this!

classroom birthday ideas or to help you remember birthdays of extended family, friends, etc.

take a 12" square scrapbook page & turn it into a basket.

How to: Make Your Own "Scrapbook Baskets" for Goodies OR Little Gifts.: A tiskit, A tasket, two little green paper baskets).

tissue paper pom poms

Tutorial: DIY Tissue Paper Pom-Poms this tutorial is pretty good. Use square sheets or tissue for a rounder Pom Pom. Tie the middle with ribbon and tied several on ribbon and hung them for a backdrop. Use thin tissue paper and fluff gently.

Love this for my Laundry easy!!

Laundry Room Sign Tutorial {wall decor} Or "Welcome," or your last name, or the season/holiday.The options are limitless.

Dyed Wooden Beads Necklace

Dyed Wooden Beads Necklace

Dyed Wooden Bead Necklace A quick dye gives inexpensive, unfinished wooden beads a casual, weathered look. These monochromatic necklaces, strung on leather cord, can be worn solo or piled on for effect.

Painted Fabric Silhouettes

Painted Fabric Silhouettes

Painted Fabric Silhouettes These painted fabric silhouettes are a clever and inexpensive way to brighten up any wall. How to Make Painted Fabric Silhouettes

Repurposing cereal box cardboard (chipboard would work as well)---Crème de la Craft --

DIY-Craft-Project-Idea-Tutorial-How-To-Make-Mini-Pocket-Notebook-Journal-Cereal-Box-Upcycle Idea for kids at school?