Posts Tagged ‘decor’

Love Your Laundry

For most of us, doing laundry is just a fact of life. Why not make it fun? Create some great decor and laundry aids that might even make you look forward to doing your laundry. Really! This adorable laundry room diorama is only made cuter by the fact that TheMistressT constructed it in an empty […]

@Home This Weekend: Painted Candle Holders

This weekend, take plain wooden candle holders and jazz them up with paint! alwaysinmyroom painted each holder white and then added whimsical flowers and polka dots to make a set of one of a kind  candle holders that will brighten up anyone’s day. Save Save

Tute Tuesday: Holiday Lantern

It’s no illusion, by 4:00pm the sun has gone down. The days are getting shorter. Light up those long winter nights with Sweets4ever’s tutorial for Holiday Lanterns. Using recycled products like soup cans and old cards, you can create beautiful and unique luminaries. Light up a pathway for Santa to find his way to your […]

O, Christmas Tree

‘Tis the season! Let’s look at some holly jolly ways to enjoy Christmas trees, even if you don’t bring out a large tree this year. This fabric tree is small enough to fit on a wooden spool, but it still manages to pack a huge Christmas punch. Phizzychick added some shiny buttons and a “25” from […]

@Home This Weekend: Crafty Magnets

This weekend, turn your tiny art into magnets! Simply attach your art to flat backed marbles, and glue a marble on the back. If you don’t paint as well as tapestrymlp, who made the beautiful nature themed magnets on the left, you can always use photos or colorful magazine pages. Wouldn’t these make great stocking […]

Setting The Table For Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving coming up next week, let’s set the table. There are several ways you can personalize your table with your crafts. bethntim crocheted a festive “Give Thanks” table runner, complete with autumn leaves. What a lovely reminder for the day. It’s nice to have candles on the table, especially when they double as placeholders. […]

@Home This Weekend: Finding Bigfoot

This weekend, go wild and hunt for the ever-elusive Bigfoot.  TheMistressT made these awesome woodland etched glasses.  When you’re looking at them, there’s no Bigfoot in sight. When your drink is done, though, there he is, at the bottom of the glass! So fun!   Save Save Save Save Save

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Upcycled Halloween Decor

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make spooktacular Halloween decor! Light up your Halloween with these upcycled pumpkin decorations! When you make yours, be sure to post them on the Halloween board, so we can feature you! 🙂

@Home This Weekend: Pretty Planter

This weekend, upcycle a plastic jug and make a sweet planter. kittykill used washi tape to give a pretty primrose a bright new home. Sweet! Save

No Kill Taxidermy Trophies

Love the look of taxidermy, but don’t want to hurt a living animal? Faux taxidermy is your answer! Get the chic look without making the kill. Here’s how. artsycandice made this classy fox head out of plaster using an interesting technique. A nice strand of pearls sets off the beautiful face. Aw, a little squirrel. […]

Craftster Quickies: How to Make Embroidery Hoop Plates

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make beautiful embroidery hoop plates to decorate your home.

How to Make Spooktacular Halloween Decor

In this episode of Craftster Quickies, kittykill teaches you how to make spooktacular Halloween mantle decor including glowing globes and candy dishes!

Decorating with Embroidery Hoops

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… I always stumble across beautiful and inexpensive decor made from embroidery hoops. First, I was in love with this living room decor by fnur. Then it was these random splashes of colorful hoops from aif the waif. Now, my true love has been discovered! This amazing nursery has embroidery […]

Home Sweet Home: Light Switch Covers

A quick and easy way to update any room is to update the accessories within the room. One of the easiest and quite possibly most inexpensive little crafts to do this with is light switch covers (also known as switch plate covers). Craftsters have come up with unique and beautiful designs in their homes including […]