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Wood Frame + Wood Letter

I went to Michaels earlier this week because they were having an awesome sale throughout the store, plus, I received a 20% off coupon (that's the only way I can afford to shop at some of these craft stores). I found lots of items on clearance, including this wood frame and letter: I decided to… Continue reading Wood Frame + Wood Letter

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Painting Old Furniture

My husband owned this end table for a few years before we got married. It had been in our bedroom covered up with a sheet, and we mostly used it as a junk drawer. I got tired of seeing it in a corner collecting dust, so I decided to spruce it up and paint it.… Continue reading Painting Old Furniture

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Repurposed Changing Table

I have given away most of my son's baby items and furniture because he has outgrown everything. The last item left was his changing table. I didn't want to throw it away because I thought I could reuse the changing table as a desk or storage for my room. I live in a townhouse with… Continue reading Repurposed Changing Table

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DIY Candy Jar

This candy jar project is very popular. You can find hundreds of tutorials on Pinterest and other craft blogs. I love candy, so I had to do this project. I used the following supplies: Glass jar Flower pot and saucer Wooden knob Krylon Burgundy Spray paint White acrylic paint Aleene's Glass and Bead Glue  … Continue reading DIY Candy Jar

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Glass Gem Vase

I decided to do this quick and easy project after I bought some bags of glass gems that were on clearance at Michael's. I bought a $1 vase from Dollar Tree, a tube of Aleene's Glass and Bead Glue, and I used some acrylic paint I already had at home. The glue is very strong, so I… Continue reading Glass Gem Vase

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DIY Pearl Mirror

Pearls are very elegant and classy gemstones. I love the look of them on any object or person, so I decided to do a mirror project surrounded by pearl beads. I used the following supplies: 10" round mirror 12" Floral & Craft Ring pearl beads tacky glue glass and bead adhesive gold metallic paint First, I painted the… Continue reading DIY Pearl Mirror

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Thumbtacks Letter

This is a fun and glittery project. You don't need any special skills to do it, and the finished product looks great as a centerpiece or as wall art. What you need: foam board glue paint scissors glitter thumbtacks All you need to do for the thumbtacks is to spread glue on the top of the… Continue reading Thumbtacks Letter

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Revamped Candle Holder

I received a candle holder four years ago as a wedding gift. I never used the candle holder, and it started collecting dust on top of my bookcase. I finally decided to paint the candle holder, and then I added glitter to some candles. I'm pleased with the outcome, and happy that this project only… Continue reading Revamped Candle Holder