Monday, May 19, 2014

How to Make a Quick & Cheap Wedding Favor

Stenciled Wedding Favor for Cheap

The more guests at the wedding, the more time and money it takes to make favors for your wedding guests.  Today, I want to show you a really quick and inexpensive wedding favor that will look adorable at each place setting, or as a collection in a basket.

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Upcycled Bag Makeover: No Sewing Needed

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Phoomph, but all opinions are mine.
Reusable Bag Before and After


Want to make your fabric craft projects easier?  Just add oomph with Phoomph!  These fabric adhesive sheets require NO SEWING!!  I have so many projects in mind for this stuff, but for today, I want to show you how easy it is by turning kids' outgrown clothing into an embellishment for a reusable bag.  I am bringing this craft to life with video by joining Crafty Hangouts for another LIVE Google Hangout Tutorial.

Friday, May 9, 2014

How to stencil a candle with sand and Mod Podge

Plain candle with Candle that has sand stenciled on in a pattern
Sand Stenciled Candle Before and After

I have to confess, I love taking what I already have on hand and making it better.  So, I was really excited when Amy from Mod Podge Rocks sent me some of her new adhesive stencils to try.  I immediately started thinking of things that I could transform.  I finally decided on my plain ol' tapered candles.

Friday, May 2, 2014

DIY Monogrammed Card Holder: No Machine Needed

Card holder embroidered with baker's twine
DIY Monogrammed Business or Gift Card Holder

Having an embroidery machine is not the only way to monogram.  Today, I want to show you how you can easily transform a fabric business or gift card holder into a personalized gift, using baker's twine.

card holder with name monogrammed in baker's twine
How to Personalized a Card Holder Using Baker's Twine