5 Ways to Make Your Own Stocking Stuffers

If you have a long list of people to shop for this holiday season, your pockets may be pretty empty by the time you get around to stocking stuffers. Instead of settling for less at the discount store, why not try your hand at making something?  Take a look at the craft and sewing supplies {…Read More…}

Matchbox Cars Track

I am floored by this amazing idea from Brittany from Pretty handy Girl.   Using building scraps she had on hand she created this kick awesome matchbox racetrack for her two boys.   My son would be over the moon with this.   I am so putting this on my father-in-laws list to make for {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Create Jewelry from Everyday Objects

Recently, I shared a pretty piece of jewelry with you that  came from a surprising source–the hardware store.  My hex nut necklace was made with a simple gold chain and supplies gathered in the nuts and bolts section at Home Depot.  It’s such a great statement piece, and it definitely got the wheels of my {…Read More…}

5 Ways to Repurpose Vintage Doorknobs

Recently, I shared a tutorial for converting old doorknobs into drawer pulls or wall hooks.  This conversion will make anyone’s collection of vintage door hardware much more versatile and useable.  So, if you’ve had way too much fun at architectural salvage and antique stores collecting pretty, timeworn handles, you can dust them off and try {…Read More…}