HALLOWEEN TOWN

I started these Halloween miniatures last year when I saw Michaels store brand miniatures, I know most people like the Lemax brand, but not me. I set out to find something to build my display in, when at a thrift store I came across a wooden briefcase type thing, pretty sure it was one ofContinue reading “HALLOWEEN TOWN”

PUMPKINS EVERYWHERE

HAPPY THANKSGIVING WEEKEND  TO MY CANADIAN READERS.  Today I’d like to share how I decorated my little wooden ladder for fall. To make your own ladder you can find a quick tutorial here. Last year we lost a lot of our decorations in our flood and I had actually purged a lot the year priorContinue reading “PUMPKINS EVERYWHERE”

STOCKING & TREAT BAG STAND

It’s October! I can officially scream Halloween everything! We have had our décor out since the second week of September and have been busy working on new projects here and there which I will share throughout the month. Today I am sharing a family stocking stand I made last year, simple to make, no powerContinue reading “STOCKING & TREAT BAG STAND”

EMBROIDERY HOOP WREATH

I picked up this blue hoop for $1 at a thrift store. Hoop wreaths are all over pinterest and I am a little late to the game I must admit, and if you haven’t made one yet, you should. They are super easy, and inexpensive as fabric and hoops are plentiful at thrift stores (that is until everyoneContinue reading “EMBROIDERY HOOP WREATH”

WOODEN LADDERS

Monday marked 11 years since I lost my dad to colon cancer. If you’ve been following me you know he was the woodworker and I picked it up at first to feel close to him when he was gone. He asked that my brother and I keep his tools, and so we did, and IContinue reading “WOODEN LADDERS”

FAVE SITES & LINK PARTIES

Many of these sites have: DIY Crafts Recipes Vintage and Thrift Finds Home Decor Most of them also have LINK parties! Check them all out! A GIRL AND A GLUE GUN ANA WHITE OUR LITTLE RED HOUSE MONDAY LINK PARTIES LOVE MY LITTLE COTTAGE TUESDAY LINK PARTIES WEDNESDAY LINK PARTIES MY THRIFT STORE ADDICTION OURContinue reading “FAVE SITES & LINK PARTIES”

DIY REUSABLE BAGS

Tuesday I shared some of my recent bags made from thrift store fabric. Today I am going to share with you how I make them. Save money and build your reusable bag supply by using fabrics you find at thrift stores, yard sales, or even upcycle some fabrics you have on hand. I like toContinue reading “DIY REUSABLE BAGS”