Dorm Room Decor: an easy way to make pretty magnets!

Dorm Room Decor: an easy way to make pretty magnets!

Let’s make some creative dorm room decor: an easy way to make pretty magnets! This is a simple project you can alter in so many different ways to personalize it for your favorite college student! Have your kids gone back to school yet? This week, our Xyron Design Team is making all kinds of creative […]

Useful Teacher Gift: Stamped Pencil Clipboard and Magnet

Easy-to-make, useful Teacher Gift: Stamped Pencil Clipboard and Magnet -- made with a simple pencil stamp!

You can make this useful teacher gift: stamped pencil clipboard and magnet! It’s easy to create when you use a simple pencil stamp. This is a fun gift — actually two gifts in one — that teachers will love to use! As I mentioned last week, I’m on the Simply Stamps Design Team, so I’ll be sharing […]

DIY Tags for Handmade Gifts or Favors

DIY Tags for Handmade Gifts or Weddings Favors, or even handmade products you sell!

DIY Tags for Handmade Gifts or Weddings Favors, or even handmade products you sell! I used stamped sayings and a matching tag die set with Xyron adhesive. Let me show you how easy this is to put together! Our Xyron Design Team is having fun this week crafting with awesome products from Newton’s Nook Designs! […]

Rustic Farmhouse Pineapple Art

How to make Rustic Farmhouse Pineapple Art, with a beautiful Victorian pineapple stamp!

How to make Rustic Farmhouse Pineapple Art with a beautiful Victorian pineapple stamp! Pineapples are a major home decor trend, and you can easily create this artwork with just one single stamp! Today is a special day for me, because this is my very first post as a member of the Simply Stamps Design Team! […]

How to make a beautiful paper leaf garland!

How to make a beautiful paper leaf garland!

How to make a beautiful paper leaf garland with your paper scraps, a paper trimmer, adhesive and staples! The staples make this craft quicker to put together than just using adhesive, plus your leaves won’t blow away! This week, the Xyron Design Team is sharing projects we’ve created using office supplies! So before I get to […]

Fork and Spoon Kitchen Art

Make this colorful Fork and Spoon Kitchen Art using vintage adhesive embellishments instead of actual utensils! Yes, the fork and spoon are dimensional stickers! So fun and so many possibilities!

Make this colorful Fork and Spoon Kitchen Art using vintage adhesive embellishments instead of actual utensils! Yes, the fork and spoon are dimensional stickers! So fun and so many possibilities! Check out these vintage utensils! They are adhesive embellishments, which is another way of saying they are stickers! Stickers! They will stick to your crafts, […]

How to create charming Summer Shelf Art

How to create charming Summer Shelf Art

Today I’m sharing how to create charming Summer Shelf Art. By using beautiful retro-vintage style papers and layering them together, your bookshelves will be styling all Summer long! Whoo hoo! All this week, our Xyron Design Team is sharing projects made with some of the amazing paper collections and products from Simple Stories. If you […]

How to make a Beautiful Summer Wreath from a Christmas Wreath!

How to make a Beautiful Summer Wreath from a Christmas Wreath!

My challenge? How to make a beautiful Summer wreath from a Christmas wreath. Challenge accepted! What a great way to use your faux evergreen wreaths year-round! I’ve worked with Tree Classics before, and absolutely love the high-quality of their wreaths and garlands. So when they asked me to participate in this week’s Blog Hop, I […]

FolkArt Pickling Wash is now available on Amazon!

I love FolkArt's Pickling Wash collection!

It’s extremely rare when I go nuts for a craft supply being available on Amazon — but this is so good:  FolkArt Pickling Wash is now available on Amazon!   FTC Disclaimer: As a Plaid Ambassador, I’ve received free products to test out and create craft and DIY projects. Some of the links in this […]

Magnolia Jane in the Summer!

Magnolia Jane in the Summer! Once the Spring blooms are gone, what does it look like?

Magnolia Jane in the Summer! Once the Spring blooms are gone, what does this tree look like? Magnolia Jane is more than just another pretty flowering tree. I admit it: we were completely entranced with the gorgeous blooms on the Magnolia Jane shrubs we purchased way back in 2010. And the blooms are exactly why most […]