Tissue Paper Valentine Crafts

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Lots of Love Valentine Crafts   Valentine’s Day is starting to creep into our minds. Our thoughts are turning to Valentine’s parties and decorations. Our mouths are watering over thoughts of chocolates and candy hearts. I’m steering my thoughts toward tissue paper Valentine crafts. I love working with paper, especially tissue paper.…

Black & White Striped Planters

Black & White Planters

~DIY Stripes~   Don’t you just love when you complete a project and then fall in love with it?!?!? Unfortunately, that doesn’t always happen. Some projects just do not work out the way we plan. Luckily, this one did! I have fallen in love with my new black and white striped planters!…

Twirl & Take a Bow Party-The Last One

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Let me start by saying how much I’ve enjoyed the Twirl & Take a Bow Party each week. I always love checking out the new projects and amazing talent that you guys so graciously share! But, unfortunately, this week’s party will be the last one. It’s just gotten a little harder to keep it going.…

Twirl & Take a Bow Party – #123

Christmas Themed Features

 Christmas is getting closer and closer! The entire month of December has went by so fast and the holiday season has really thrown me for a loop. It’s been crazy trying to get everything done in time. But while we wait for the big day, we still have time to link up and party at the Twirl & Take a Bow Party.  …

Christmas Home Tour 2014 – Home for the Holidays

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I’m so excited to be sharing my Christmas Home Tour for 2014 and to be joining a group of other bloggers in the Home for the Holidays blog tour. Throughout the month of December, I’ve been sharing bits and pieces of my Christmas Decor with some tips and tutorials to go along with them.…

Christmas Stenciled Placemat

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*Thanks so much to Royal Design Studios for sponsoring today’s post. All opinions on their stencils are 100% mine.  How do you feel about stenciling? It’s one of those things that you either love or hate. I think stenciling can be intimidating at first and it definitely takes practice.…

Christmas Chalkboard Made From a Mirror

Christmas Chalkboard

There are trends that everyone just absolutely loves. There are also trends that are classic and look great in a variety of decor. Such as, the chalkboard trend. It’s been around for a while and doesn’t seem to be going anywhere… Why would it? It’s great. Whatever style of home you have, you can make a chalkboard work.…

DIY Photo Collage Christmas Wreath

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One of my favorite projects of all time is the set of DIY Photo Collage Letters that I created for my daughter’s graduation party. I wanted to have a photo board at the party, but I wanted something different and special. It was perfect for her party, which lead me to the idea of using the same concept in my Christmas decor.  …

The First Party of December

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Can you believe it’s December 1st?! Time has flown by this year… And now it’s time for another Twirl & Take a Bow Party. It’s the first party of December and my co-host Lesley from Chaotically Creative had the honor of picking the features this week. Let’s take a peek at her favorites….…

How to Make Tassel Christmas Ornaments

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Some of my favorite Christmas ornaments are the ones that are handmade. Hallmark ornaments are gorgeous and the personalized ones from the mall are so cute, but nothing beats the paper tree or the pine cone reindeer that my littles ones made. I hang them lovingly on the tree each year, because they are more precious to me than any others we have.…