Archives for April 2015

♥ {Give-away} Enter to Win some Handmade Burlap Flowers!

I had so much fun making the burlap flowers using my cuttlebug that I decided to do a give-away and send some to one of my lucky readers. All you have to do is leave me a comment on this blog post below.  WINNER Announced! Thanks Maureen! :D Thanks for being a reader and follower.  I appreciate you all so much! I'll draw a winner via random.org on Sunday May 3rd. Good Luck! If you want … [Read more...]

♥ How to Make Burlap Flowers using Cuttlebug

I love burlap!  But I am sure you know that by now.  I love the texture, smell and feel of it.  Weird maybe but I love to decorate with it no matter if it's on a wreath, table or papercrafts. Today I am sharing with you how to make burlap flowers using dies and your Cuttlebug or a Big Shot would work too.  Super easy and fun!  Mother's Day is right around the corner so it would be a great time … [Read more...]

♥ Decorate a Tin Can and Make a Pretty Gift!

I love pretty gifts, I love homemade gifts, I love recycled items I can use to make a pretty homemade gifts! :) I really do have a passion for taking items to reuse, repurpose or recycle and I hope you like my idea I am sharing today. Here are all of the supplies I used to put the can together.  I ended up not using the wide burlap ribbon but did add a couple of burlap flowers which are not … [Read more...]

♥ Burlap and Lace Wedding Card

This posts contains affiliate links to products I used for this project.  All opinions are 100% my own. I have made many cards in my time but I want to say this is one of my favorites.  It is probably because I totally love kraft colored cardstock and paper and have been crafting with it for many years.  Now that we have burlap to add into the decorating mix I am a happy girl. I made this … [Read more...]

♥ Mini Clipboards for 2nd Grade Economics Fair

Today I am sharing our idea for Spencer's 2nd Grade Economics Fair partly because I couldn't find a whole lot of ideas out on Google or Pinterest when I searched.  Maybe I just didn't take enough time or search the right terms.  I dunno -- I've decided to share what his idea was so it may can help someone else.  In the past I've shared my How to Make a George Washington Wig and 5th Grade Minnesota … [Read more...]

♥ Make Your Own Easter Grass using Cardstock

I know sharing this project idea is a little late (well really late) because Easter is tomorrow but I wanted to have it here so that my readers or newcomers may find it in the future. When I put a goodie bag together for a sweet little girl I realized I didn't have any easter grass on hand.  I searched through my stuff and nope, notta, omgoodness what was I going to stuff in this bag to use as … [Read more...]