DIY Flower Vase – Trash to Treasure

May 19, 2014 by 7 Comments

Today, we have another great craft in our series, A Craft Made By You.   Katie from Creatively Living blog is here to share a totally creative tutorial for a real cute Spring Craft!   DIY Flower Vase — I love a trash to treasure story, don’t you!!! Jute Wrapped Wine Jugs …continue reading

DIY Burlap Garland – Interchangeable

September 24, 2013 by 2 Comments

If you saw my Fall Mantel you may have noticed my favorite DIY Burlap Garland!  I love adding banners to my mantel, hutch, mirror — all over the house!  It’s such a fun and simple way to make a holiday or event special!  About six …continue reading

Fall Ideas for the Mantel

September 24, 2013 by 20 Comments

The weather was perfect in New Jersey/NYC (on my first business trip) last week!  The weather was so crisp in the evenings I probably could have used a scarf.  There’s so much to still be updated on our new traditional forever house, but a mantel …continue reading

Craft in a Jar – Beachy Theme

July 24, 2013 by 8 Comments

Hi Friends!  I wrote this post as part of a sponsored campaign for Darice and Blueprint Social. All opinions on this awesome product line from David Tutera are 100% my own.  As you can see, working with David Tutera’s Casual Elegance line was a total …continue reading

How to Print on Fabric with Your Printer (Burlap)

December 31, 2012 by 34 Comments

We’ve spent the last year working on lots of remodel updates and this year I hope to focus on decorating the walls in my home.  When creating wall photo collages, I really like incorporating a variety or art.   I’m excited to show you a fun, …continue reading

Simple Tips: Working with Burlap

November 24, 2012 by 23 Comments

I love simple tips!  Have you ever worked with burlap or purchased burlap from a fabric store and it is too misshaped to actually use!?  The solution is simple!  Firmly, but gently, pull one string from the edge until it is completely removed from the …continue reading

Definition Wall Art {Ugly Mat Upcycled with Drop Cloth}

July 16, 2012 by 16 Comments

I had fun upcycling art that I snagged at the goodwill on 50% off day and giving it a new look and a strong purpose: Definition Framed Wall Art.  We pray daily for our sweet boys!  Some days, I’m lost in dreams as I see their …continue reading

Creative Home Decor and Craft Projects Using Burlap

May 18, 2012 by 27 Comments

Home Decor and Craft Projects Using Burlap Craft Projects for Spring! {Jute and Linen, too} Potterybarn Knockoff Mat for Frame:  Cut an X in the burlap, then fold the burlap over your mat tightly.  Use a hot glue gun to secure the edges down. I …continue reading

Ballard Design Memo Board for Less {Organization}

May 17, 2012 by 17 Comments

This month, as I was thumbing through my Ballard Design Magazine, I totally knew what I was needing…the $49-$219 Ballard Design Burlap Memo Board…for less! In January, I always feel like I’m SO busy trying to recoup from Christmas, then May rolls around and I’m …continue reading

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