Sometimes a bird house comes into existence practically by itself. Or at least from the help of a woodpecker or two. When my husband had to cut down a dead section of a large tree, I didn't allow it to go into the burn pile. This tree had several holes in it caused by woodpeckers.
An unlikely combination turns a plain wooden picture frame into an artsy and fun decor item. See how to transform ordinary frames with a little imagination.
With all of the farmhouse and rustic bathroom styles I've been seeing, it makes sense to create some bathroom accessories that will compliment this style. It's pretty easy to find rustic accessories in stores but creating your own adds a little more nostalgia. Plus, it can also be a lot more affordable. This tissue box
Recycle your old shoe boxes to make a unique gift package. This craft gift box uses paint, mod podge and decorative paper for a fun festive look.
If you have been the lucky recipient of fresh flowers, you may have a glass vase or two in supply. I know that whenever my husband brings me flowers, I keep the vase they come in for future use. However, you can have just so many vases. When my collection grew to more than I
When it comes to rustic table arrangements, the centerpiece is what really sets the tone. I wanted something simple yet eye catching for our hickory live edge kitchen table. The table itself is decorative enough for me and it's small so I didn't need much. Since candle light always adds a bit of romance to
I have always loved the basket that my daughter made for me out of popsicle sticks when she was in elementary school. In fact, I still use it in my craft room for storing twine. It got me thinking that there are probably lots of cool things to make with popsicle sticks. Things that you
It occurred to me the other day, that right now people may be getting a lot of in home deliveries. That means we could all be getting a little overloaded with cardboard boxes. Since I like to upcycle so much, I figured it would be good to put that cardboard to use. That is why
Making things with fabric is always a satisfying project. If you are like me, you probably have a large stash of fabric and scraps that are just screaming to be made into something. Or, if you don't have fabric but still want to make something, just take a look in your closet. Chances are that
When it comes to Spring decorating, there are probably more ways than you realize to give your decor a rustic flair. All of the same elements that you use for everyday rustic decor can be incorporated into some fresh Spring pieces. Things like burlap, twine, book pages, nature, antiques, and metal can all be used
I love cooking with fresh herbs and have always thought about making my own herb garden. It's really so easy that I don't know why I didn't do it sooner. Maybe it's because most plants, that I'm in charge of, have a very short life expectancy! I'm determined to turn over a new leaf though
Today I am featuring 18 creative and useful milk jug crafts that you can use around the house. These will make you think twice before throwing away your plastic jugs. There is so much I love about recycled crafts. You save room in the landfills, you get a brand new upcycled item, and the cost