Paper Seashell Garland DIY
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Paper Seashell Garland

Are you a beach person?  I am definitely a beach person. I love going down the shore, but sadly I have to toil away at a day job…  far from the beach.. in the hot city.  But a girl can dream, can’t she?  Maybe making this little string of seashells to decorate your mantle, desk […]

DIY Holiday Necklace with "twinkle" word charm
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Holiday Necklaces

It’s just not the holidays without some flashy fun theme jewelry, is it? If you are looking for something a little dressier than the usual light up string light necklace, try these elegant holiday word necklaces made from package decorations.  These were made by my clever sister and they are really simple! Want to make […]

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Vacation Diorama

  In these last weeks of summer when the sun starts to set earlier and earlier and the stores are filled with back to school supplies, many of us can suddenly feel the need to hold onto and savor each warm and sunny day, wishing for time to stand still. We may cram in at […]


Painted Wooden Catch All

  It’s funny how some things stick with you from childhood, like the inspiration for this project which was one of those childhood memories. My sister and I had matching easter outfits which were navy blue dresses with little white daisies on them and matching green topper coats with the dress fabric as the lining. I loved that […]

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Floral shoe makeover

First let me say two things. One, that I have a lot of trouble finding cute shoes that fit me and second that this project was an experiment. In my search for cute shoes I often go to the anthropologie catalog which is where I found some really cute floral booties. But alas, I am […]


DIY Cosmic Lunch Bag Tutorial

Using plain brown paper bags to carry your lunch is fine.  But sometimes you want to be different, unique, a little curious even.  Why not create a decorated lunch bag of your own design…  These medium size paper bags with the handles are so convenient for carrying your lunch but they are much more fun […]