D.I.Y. No-Sew Ruffle Christmas Tree Skirt - the thinking closet
I like ruffles…A LOT. And my new obsession is burlap. So, when I saw Ashley Johnston’s tutorial for a ruffle Christmas tree skirt, I knew it was my next d.i.y. project. Here’s my completed skirt: I’m in love with how it turned out, however, let me shoot straight: this project is not for the faintRead more
A few years ago I became addicted to Dove body wash... the expensive kind. Now I didn't pay the $6.00 or more per bottle because I was extreme couponing. I think I paid around $2.50 a bottle. Life became a little less wonderful when I ran out. Since then I've been buying the cheap stuff at Walmart that still costs over $3.00. Boo. Today my life became a little more sunny. I am back to using dove body wash. But, again, I didn't pay $6.00. I figured out how to make it myself for only $1.72 a…
26 Adorable Father's Day Ideas
Get $10.00 FREE to spend on great gifts for Father's day at Vitacost.com...CLICK HERE! Father's Day is coming up, and what better way to show your love, than with a thoughtful present. Men don't always love the cutsie things that we create, but they love feeling special. So no matter what you do from Father's Day eCards to tickets to his favorite sporting event, make sure the present you choose is special for your man. These things make them remember their wonderful family! Father's tend to…
DIY Marbled Mugs with Nail Polish (with Video!)
Did you know you can make cool DIY marbled mugs with nail polish? It's easy and you can have gorgeous mugs in minutes that cost less than a dollar each!
100 Christmas Gifts Under $10
If you haven't made the list yet, now is the time to start compiling a list of people you'll give Christmas gifts to. No need to go overboard!
Apple Mason for Teacher - Mason Jar Crafts Love
I started this apple mason jar teacher gift project three weeks ago. Seriously. I spray painted the jars red … and then the project stalled. I knew what I wanted to do. In fact, I thought I was being oh so original with this idea (turns out I wasn’t). But then life …
DIY Gift Idea: Present Homemade Cookies in Mason Jars
Yesterday I shared the recipe for these delicious Lemon Shortbread cookies. As promised, I'm back today to share the details of how I packaged them so they'd be gift-worthy and protected for mailing. I've always been smitten with the way Miette packages their graham crackers and I wanted to create something similar for my shortbread cookies. Searching my mind for an appropriate, affordable straight-sided round container, I remembered the wide mouth pint size mason jars I had recently used…
Set of 3 Clothespin Nativity Ornaments | Etsy
Remember the reason for the season with these primitive-looking ornaments. They're made from three clothespins to represent Joseph, Mary and baby Jesus. A wood star is connected to the trio with wire, and the whole ornament hangs by a piece of craft jute. Makes a great gift! This listing is for THREE ornaments. If you'd like a larger or smaller quantity, feel free to convo me! I do have a listing for just one ornament here…
Inspired Jingle Bell Pillow
Create a dramatic and beautiful Pottery Barn inspired jingle bell Christmas pillow out of felt and imagination for far less than any sticker price.