Archives for June 2014

Paper Scraps Organization Tip

Being a paper crafter I have found a great way to organize my paper scraps so that I use them first before pulling out a new sheet. In this video I will share how I organize and store them. I've been using this technique for about 2 years and it has really saved me time and money.  I hope that it helps someone else who may have a drawer full of scraps.  :)     Sharing this … [Read more...]

4th of July Mantel Decor 2014

Being that I love primitive country decor the americana theme just fits right into my style of decorating.  I like to decorate for most all holidays in one form or another and wanted to share what I put on my 4th of July mantel for 2014. The mirror shelf hangs right above my fire place.   I like to mix and match colors, patterns, old and new and move things around until it … [Read more...]

{Happy Birthday “Cash” Banner Gift} for the Hard to Buy for Person!

Today I am sharing a sure fire way to create a gift for the hard to buy for person in your life. My super sweet father-in-law is not the easiest person to buy a gift for and when we asked him what he wanted for his birthday his answer was "just a happy birthday".  Well, I gave him just that....with a little cash attached.  :)  I love it and so did he! Perfect gift for the "hard to by for … [Read more...]

DIY {Vintage Nation} Firecrackers | Repurposed Cricut Cartridge Boxes (Video Tutorial)

I am in 4th of July crafting mode right now.... and am super excited to show you my crafty project today! If you've been a follower of my blog or youtube channel for awhile you may have seen some of my ideas with repurposing cricut cartridge boxes. If I didn't tell you this was a recycled or repurposed crafty would you guess that these firecrackers were really used cricut boxes?  I am in love … [Read more...]

Primitive Patriotic Burlap Wreath

☀☀ Happy Summer friends! ☀☀ It is hard to believe that we are gearing up for the summer holidays.  Woot woot! FLAG DAY is June 14th and 4th of July is on its way too! Burlap is all the crafting and decorating rage and I couldn't be more happy.  Take a look around blogland and on pinterest and you will not be disappointed.  I have always LOVED country crafting (thus my name) and burlap just … [Read more...]