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Mummy pillow on chaise in the corner of the halloween theme decorated library

Decorating for Halloween: Where’s Your Mummy

Add a fright factor to your living room with a creepy corner starring an easy-to-make mummy pillow.   Even if you don’t want to festoon your home in…

Stack of painted mugs

Easy DIY Ideas: Petal-Perfect Painted Mugs

Doodles on your dishware? Why not? Create custom cups with your own designs in just a few easy steps.   Gather your materials for a mug marking session….

Paper flower chandelier with a pool in the background

Entertaining Ideas: How to Make Paper Flowers

Paper flowers bring a festive feeling to any celebration. See how easy it is to make these colorful and eye-catching decorations.   Supplies for making paper flowers are…

three different vases that have been painted creating more elegant, expensive looking, upcycled vase

Easy DIY Ideas: Jazz Up a Plain Vase

After you’ve been fortunate enough to receive a few floral bouquets, those generic vessels tend to pile up. Or maybe you want to give a glass jar a…

Sewing machine with hankies

Easy DIY Ideas: Bandanas and Hankies

Cotton hankies and bandanas are inexpensive and charming pieces of fabric that quickly add a cottage, farmhouse, or vintage vibe to your decor.   Bandanas, or kerchiefs, are…

Vintage books

Easy DIY Ideas: Projects with Old Books

Bring the bookworm aesthetic out of the library and into any room of your home. No matter how much you love to read, there are bound to be old…

Stack of vintage books

Easy DIY Ideas: By the Book

Don’t toss old damaged volumes. Use those loose bindings and book pages to make beautiful accents that will add texture and character to your decor.   If you’re…

vintage photos and cameras

Easy DIY Ideas: Projects with Vintage Photographs

Pull out those boxes of old photos and create some clever accents and thoughtful gifts for family and friends while celebrating times past. Scan and print or photocopy…

vintage photos and cameras

DIY Projects with Vintage Photographs

Blow the dust off those boxes of old photographs and craft some engaging accents and sweet gifts for family and friends while celebrating times past. Scan and print…

To All the Ladies That We’ve Loved

As we sat around a laden table this Thanksgiving, enjoying not only delicious food and pleasant company but also the efforts to make the feast lovely and meaningful, we…

It’s Time to Tailgate: Feeding the Fans

Summer may seem like the best time to plan outdoor events but fall has it’s own benefits to offer: cooler weather, fewer bugs, an encouragement to snuggle. Take…

It’s Time to Tailgate: Setting the Scene

When the air gets crisp and the trees change from cool canopy to leafy fireworks, it’s time to pack the back of the pickup with coolers, seating, and…