DIY Stained Wood Shim Starburst Mirror

stained wood shim starburst mirror

I am absolutely thrilled with how my DIY stained wood shim mirror turned out.  I know there are a zillion tutorials out there for making mirrors like this.  However, I think I am the only crazy one that sanded and stained 315 wood shims.  That part was not for the weak of heart.  Me-oh-my!  But {…Read More…}





Busy Bag Tutorial

busy bag sewing pattern

So I know this week we have showed you how to do some pretty in depth sewing tutorials with the child’s backpackmega card holder wallet and the hanging toiletry bag.  I will say we saved the easiest sewing project for last.  This little “busy bag” is the perfect way to keep your kids occupied on long car rides, in restaurants, or waiting in the doctor’s office.  

busy bag sewing pattern

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Home Sweet Home String Art

home sweet home string art

For the past couple of years I have adored string art.  It has been on my list of things to try forever.  After perusing The Honaker Homemaker’s etsy shop I was finally inspired to give it a whirl.  Lauren has amazing work and amazing prices.  If you are looking for something unique check it out. {…Read More…}





Hanging Jewelry Organizer {Paint Stick Project}

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I love jewelry.  It is my weakness.  Some girls like shoes, I like bling.  I have showed you before how I made an old crib into a jewelry cabinet.  But believe it or not that wasn’t enough room for all of the jewelry I had. So I went to my local Lowe’s and asked for {…Read More…}