Tag: DIY

  • DIY: spring rosette candy jars for Easter

    I’ll be honest, Easter isn’t my favourite DIY holiday. It’s probably because I don’t have little monsters…errr I mean the sweet pitter patter of feet running around doing egg hunts. But when our friend’s at May Arts Ribbon generously offered for us to raid their ribbon selection for our monthly blogger DIY group, I thought I would […]

  • DIY: gold leaf heart vase

    DIY: gold leaf heart vase

    Whether you’re lucky enough to get some flowers on Valentine’s day or if you treat yourself (yeah!) you’ll need some place to put them. How about giving your plain dollar store vase a little touch of golden love? It’s so easy that I’m almost embarrassed to show you. So first I’m going to show you […]

  • DIY: make your own lip gloss & moisturizing balm

    DIY: make your own lip gloss & moisturizing balm

    If you live in a cold climate, then you know all about dry winter lips. Dry lips, dry skin, itchy sore patches… the list goes on. Ensuring you’re getting the right amount of vitamins throughout the winter is important so you’re not just hanging on to summer for months! My friend recommended that I use […]

  • DIY Valentine goodie bags

    DIY Valentine goodie bags

    I’m happy to be participating in my very first blog hop today. That means you’re getting 10 great posts for the price of 1! Keep reading to get this adorable free printable to make some sweet valentine goodie bags for your sweets and at the end you’ll find 9 more fabulous valentine DIY’s from my […]

  • BEFORE & AFTER: rags to riches, folding chair makeover

    I’m a hunter & scavenger of the vintage kind. There’s nothing that gets me more excited that finding thrifted treasures for pennies and up-cycling them into something fabulous. For this project it’s a set of dated brown folding chairs and dress that’s a little too dated for even me to pull off but the fabric […]

  • HOLIDAY DIY: recycled gift tags

    HOLIDAY DIY: recycled gift tags

    This is a super easy one for you. Don’t you think it’s just a shame to throw away all those lovely christmas cards at the end of the season? Well this year you should save them or if you’re like me, you may already have a small pile from last year. Turn those old cards […]

  • HOLIDAY DIY: marshmallow wreath

    HOLIDAY DIY: marshmallow wreath

    Don’t think because DIY HOLIDAY WEEK is over that it’s the end of holiday DIY’s on here. Nope, that was just a kickstart to your crafting season. Today I have to share this super fun Christmas DIY Marshmallow Wreath that I made on the weekend. How fresh, simple and deliciously fun is this marshmallow wreath?! […]

  • HOLIDAY DIY WEEK: merry & bright DIY Christmas art for your mantel

    HOLIDAY DIY WEEK: merry & bright DIY Christmas art for your mantel

    I have a show stopper to wrap up our week of holiday DIY’s. You can create this great piece of art for your mantel or wall and let it light up your space. It’s not super complicated but there are a few steps so keep reading to find out how you can make this simple […]

  • {DIY HOLIDAY WEEK: one sweater, two cozy new gifts}

    Today is another reusable sweater project. In fact, you get TWO projects from one little sweater. Keep reading to find out how I made a super cute wine cozy and a pair of mitts from one $5 sweater I found at the thrift store.

  • HOLIDAY WEEK: DIY Light Fixture Holiday Decor

    HOLIDAY WEEK: DIY Light Fixture Holiday Decor

    Thanks for stopping by DIY Holiday Week on the blog. Every day this week I’ll be posting a new holiday decor DIY project to help you give your space some holiday cheer. It’s time to get crafty people! The first one is a dramatic before & after DIY project. Isn’t this little holiday winter scene […]

  • DIY: mermaid halloween costume

    DIY: mermaid halloween costume

    Yes, it’s officially here! Happy Halloween everyone! God I love this holiday. How about you? So I gave you a bunch of relatively easy costumes to pull together a few weeks ago but I was saving the best for last. If you’ve been following on Instagram or Facebook you’ve seen a few sneak peeks of […]

  • DIY: free Halloween printable candy bag labels

    I hope I’m not too late with this simple Halloween DIY. Whether you have kiddies or you’re just a big Halloween lover like me these free halloween printable candy bag labels are a simple way to make your treats an extra bit special. All you need is a printer, any kind of candy, small size snack […]

  • DIY: gold monogram mug

    DIY: gold monogram mug

    Here’s a simple DIY project for the weekend that makes a great personalized gift – for a great hostess, teacher, friend or make one for yourself to keep on your desk at work. YOU’LL NEED:  – permanent metallic marker – sticker letter set – white or solid colour mug I got the letters & mug […]

  • BEFORE & AFTER: curtain makeover

    Get ready for a series of before & afters’s from my very own little corner of the world. When I moved into my loft over 4 years ago it was the ultimate bachelor pad and the colour palette on the walls was beige, dark green & maroon.(gross) There is no better motivation than hosting a […]