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Fantastic Spring and Easter DIY Round Up

We had such a beautiful day here in NC today! I am very excited that spring is finally starting to arrive! Since we all need a good dose of spring inspiration, I thought today I would share a collection of some awesome spring projects from around the web with you. Check em’ out:

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Floral Easter Eggs with Printable Decals from How About Orange

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Fabric Easter Basket at Moda Bake Shop

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DIY Peeps Bunny Garland by The Sweetest Occasion

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Easter Bunny Garland from Talia Audenart

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Doily Basket from Martha Stewart

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Decoupage Easter Eggs from Smile and Style

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Easter Egg Candles from CB&J

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DIY Geometric Washi Tape Easter Eggs from Lovely Indeed

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Easter Egg Mix and Match Sculptures by Mr. Printables

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Felt Carrot Garland from Positively Splendid 

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Fabric Easter Eggs by Retro Mama

Aren’t they all so cute! These are definitely on the top of my list of DIY’s I’d like to do this spring. I hope you guys will be inspired to try a few yourselves. I’ll be back again next month with another fun round up. Until then…

Happy Crafting!

Spring is on the Way! March DIY Round-Up!

Although we have had an unusually cold winter, I am growing more and more excite that spring is on the way! I am so looking forward to warmer weather and working in the garden! So, I thought I would share some spring diy projects from around the web to help get us all ready for springtime fun. Here are a few of my favorites:

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Check out these fantastic DIY Floral Napkin Rings by Freutcake

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Take a look at this amazing Cross Stitch Peg Board Coat Rack by Charlotte’s Fancy 

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Check out this lovely DIY Butterfly Bell Jar by The Pin Junkie

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Go take a peek at this beautiful DIY Spring Flower Crown by Green Wedding Shoes

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Check out these awesome DIY Moss Coasters by Sincerely Kinsey

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Check out this fabulous DIY Paper Boat Clutch by Clones and Clowns

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Take a look at these sweet DIY Fabric Scrap Keychains by Craftiness is not Optional

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And check out this adorable Spring Paper Wreath by Tatertots & Jello

Aren’t they all so lovely! I want to make them all! Be sure to check out these amazing projects and blogs! You’ll love them! You can also find more spring inspiration in my pinterest diy board Here. I’ll be back next month with a fun Easter craft round up. Until then…

Happy Crafting!

Valentine’s DIY Round Up

Valentine’s Day is less than ten days away and I am so excited to start my valentine crafting! There are so many amazing valentine and love themed diy projects out there on the web. Pinterest is a never ending source and inspiration. You can find a bunch of projects on my Pinterest board, Be My Valentine, Here. I thought I would share a few of my favorite lovey-dovey DIY’s with you all this week. Check em’ out:

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Wooden Spool Heart from All People Quilt

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DIY String Art from Vintage Revivals

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Easy Art : DIY Cross Stitched Heart Print from Henry Happened

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Valentine Fortune Freebie from Design..Wash..Rinse..Repeat

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DIY // Date Idea Arrows from Sugar & Cloth

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DIY: Sparkly Cake Toppers from Say Yes

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DIY Project: Valentine Lightbulb from Design Sponge

Aren’t they all so cool! I am hoping to make a few of these this year myself. I hope you guys will give them a try too! I’ll be back next week with more fun DIY projects. Until then…

Happy Crafting!

My Favorite Free Printable 2014 Calendars

One of my absolute favorite things about starting a new year is getting new calendars. I thought today I would share my favorite free printable calendars from some really fantastic designers on the web. Here they are:

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Get this Whimsical Mini Calendar Printable from The Ink Nest 

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Get this Wonderful 2014 Printable Calendar from Ink Pudding

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Get this sweet Illustrated Printable Calendar from Shhh My Darling

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Get this cute Free Printable 2014 Calendar Desktop Calendar from Clean & Scentsible

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Get this adorable “Year of Colour” Printable Calendar from Design is Yay

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Get this fantastic 2014 Free Printable Calendar from Home and Style

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Get this cute Year at a Glance 2014 Printable Calendar from Me in Lila Park

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Get this lovely set of Free Printable Calendar Cards from Mom Spark

Aren’t they so cute! Any of these would be fantastic for your desk. These eight were my top faves, but you can see more on my pinterest board Printables Here. Hope you all enjoy browsing through these fantastic sites as much as I did! I’ll be back with another crafty round up next month for Valentine’s Day.

My So Called Crafty Life Christmas DIY Round Up

Hi guys! Are you all getting into the Christmas holiday yet? I decorated my home a couple of weeks ago. I can’t ever wait till after Thanksgiving. Christmas is my favorite holiday! I finished up the last of my Christmas decorating tutorials last week, and I thought I would post a little round up of all of the holiday decorating tutorials I have had on the blog for easy access for everyone. Here they are:

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DIY Vintage Inspired Bell Jar Ornaments

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DIY Vintage Christmas Card Signs

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DIY Hanging Winter Wonderland Terrariums

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DIY Upcycled Vintage Tablecloth Blanket

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DIY Easy Christmas Plate Collage

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DIY Retro Christmas Yarn Wreath

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DIY Vintage Soda Crate Advent Calendar

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DIY Little Angel Tassels

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DIY Vintage Wrapping Paper Wrapped House Night Light

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DIY Cute Vintage Christmas Wrapping Paper Mats

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DIY Vintage Christmas Button Bracelet

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DIY Holiday Spool Necklaces

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DIY Star Tree Topper

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DIY Fabric Tied Lighted Garland

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DIY Drawstring Bag Advent Calendar

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DIY Retro Tinsel Christmas Wreath

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DIY Vintage Tablecloth Christmas Stockings

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DIY Vintage Christmas Card Bowl

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DIY Pinecone Elves

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Vintage Hanky Christmas Buntings

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DIY Recycled Jar Snowglobes

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DIY Holiday String Art

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DIY Fun Snow Family

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DIY Felt Peppermint Garland

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DIY Vintage Ornament Mobile

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DIY Holiday Themed Framed Vintage Buttons

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DIY Christmas Countdown Blocks

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DIY Cute Vintage Christmas Card Boxes

Hope you guys enjoy them all! Be sure to tune in next week for more Handmade holiday tutorials and round ups. Happy Christmas Crafting!

Christmas Crafting Round Up

Christmas crafting for me has come to a close, and now I am working on handmade gifts for family. I wanted to share a few Christmas decorating DIY’s with you before Christmas gets too close to make them. Here are some of the crafts I have on my list of things I’d love to make this season. Hope you like em!

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Check out these fabulous DIY Christmas Altered Art Mini Molds from Saturday Finds Here

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Check out these fun Log Slice Chalkboard Ornaments from Satori Design for Living Here

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Check out this lovely Wood Slice and Burlap Christmas Wreath from Finding Home Here

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Check out these adorable Easy Paper Straw Snowflakes from Echos of Laughter Here

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Check out this fantastic DIY Advent Calender from A Bubbly Life Here

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Check out these awesome Bright & Cheery Christmas Ornaments from Thirty Handmade Days Here

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and Check out this wonderful Car in a Jar Snow Globe from It All Started With Paint Here

Don’t they all look like so much fun! I want to make them all! Hope you all have enjoyed this little list! Be sure to check out these fabulous blogs too. Happy Christmas crafting!

 

My So Called Crafty Life’s Halloween Roundup

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Hi guys! I know a lot of us are gearing up for Halloween crafting, if we haven’t started already. So, today I wanted to share a little round up of all of my Halloween crafts from last October. Here’s a link to all of the projects from last year’s Days of Halloween!

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DIY Halloween Ornament Wreath

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Funky Halloween Heads

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Cute and Spooky Ghosts

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Halloween Tree and Spooky Ghost Ornaments

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Spooky Hurricane Glass Candle Holders

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Creepy Cute Spray Painted Creatures

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Alexander Henry Ghastlies Bunting

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DIY Macbeth Quote Plates

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DIY Scrappy Monsters

I hope that you all enjoy looking through these! What are you all making this year for Halloween? I would love to see, leave me a link below. I will be starting my Halloween posts on the 21st. I’ve got some more fun stuff this year so be sure to tune in! Happy Halloween Crafting!

 

Halloween Craft Round Up- October 2013

Happy October everyone! This is one of my favorite months, not only because of the several birthdays that there are this month in my family including mine, but Halloween is one of my favorite holidays of the year! I love decorating for Halloween, carving pumpkins, and watching all my favorite classic spooky movies! So, this month’s craft round up is in honor of Halloween. Here are a few of my favorite Halloween projects this month:

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Check out this fantastic DIY Pumpkin Garland by The 36th Avenue Here

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Check out this awesome Decoupaged Pumpkin from Country Living Here

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Check out this adorable Pumpkin Pincushion by The Long Thread Here

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Check out this cool Thorny Vines Carved Pumpkin from Country Living Here

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Check out these fabulous Pumpkin Porcupines from Martha Stewart Here

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Check out these adorable Stuffed Fabric Pumpkins from The Allison Show Here

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Check out this awesome Chalkboard Haunted House from Oh Happy Day Here

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Check out these fun Glittered Witch Shoe Candy Dishes from Seeing Things That Aren’t Really There Here

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Check out this fantastic Googly Eye Halloween Wreath from Number 2 Pencil Here

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And Check out this awesome Halloween Door Hanger Project with Free Printables from Cheltenham Road Here

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And here’s a fantastic carving pattern from Elmer’s Glue Here

Aren’t they all so cool! I want to make them all! You can see more fun Halloween inspiration on my Haloween Pinterest board Here. I’ll be back next month with another fun diy round up. Until then…

Happy Crafting!

September DIY Roundup- Vintage Repurposing

One of my absolute favorite things to do is repurpose vintage items into something cool! A lot of my DIY’s are repurposed vintage items. They are the most fun to work with in my opinion. Today I wanted to share a few blogs with you that have some fantastic vintage repurposed projects. Check them out!

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Check out this fabulous Vintage Lace Inset T-shirt from The Forge Here

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Check out this awesome Coastal Cottage-Style Shutter Headboard from HGTV Here

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Check out this beautiful DIY Doily Table Runner from Under The Sycamore Here

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Check out these fantastic Vintage Fork Napkin Rings from Brooklyn Limestone Here

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Check out this amazing Doily Covered Lamp Shade Project from A Beautiful Mess Here

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Check out this adorable Samsonite Suitcase Dollhouse from My Poppet Here

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Check out this lovely DIY Vintage Necklace from Like a Saturday Here

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And Check out this cool DIY Vintage Ruler Coat Rack from Susie Harris Here

Also be sure to check out my DIY Page for all of my past repurposed projects…

Hope you all have a wonderful time browsing through these fantastic blogs! I will be back with another round up next month for Halloween. Until then…

Happy Crafting!

 

Summer Days DIY Roundup

Hi guys! Today I am going to share with you a little collection of some of my favorite DIY projects for summer. These projects are so inspiring and they are all definitely on my diy bucket list. Here are my faves for this month:

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Check out this awesome Torn Jeans into Summer Shorts DIY from Craft and Creativity Here

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Check out this amazing DIY Pallet Swing Bed from Merry Thought Here

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Check out these fun DIY String Chandeliers from Shelterness Here

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Check out this fantastic DIY Patio Scrabble Board from Sunset Magazine Here

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Check out these cool DIY Braided T-Shirt Bracelets from Henry Happened Here

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Check out this fantastic DIY Driftwood Photo Display from Morning Creativity Here

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Check out this awesome DIY No Sew Teepee from The Handmade Home Here

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and Check out these adorable DIY Driftwood Cottages from Lime Riot Here

Don’t you just want to make them all! I know I do! I hope some of you have been inspired to try a few. To see more fun crafty inspiration check out my Pinterest board DIY Ideas I Love, and be sure to check out my DIY Project Page for all of my tutorials. Hope you all have a fun and crafty summer! I’ll be back next month with another fun round up. Until then…

Happy Crafting!