I have been so excited to freshen up my kitchen decor and becoming a finalist in Cricut’s “Design Space Star” competition has given me the perfect opportunity to do so! For the final challenge, the 5 round winners were given the challenge to re-decorate one room in our home. (You can see my winning designs… Read more.
These little animal candy huggers are the perfect handmade Valentine for children to share with their classmates at school. Download the template or SVG cut file below and your little ones will have fun wrapping the cute little animal paws tightly around a chocolate treat. We made our set from a kraft card stock, but… Read more.
If you have little ones, these adorable printable Kid’s Valentine’s Day cards are just for you. You can download this set of 6 cards by using the button at the end of the post. They are ready to print onto card stock and trim. You can then write in the to and from onto the… Read more.
What a fun craft to make for the little ones in your life! Wool blend felt is so soft and touchable and it the perfect material to make these adorable Valentine’s Day bears hugging their soft pillow hearts. You can download the pattern for these bears using the button below and follow the direction on… Read more.
Valentine’s Day. . . one of my favorites. It gives me an excuse to mix a little pink and red into my decor and a perfect opportunity to go all roses. For a little splash of Valentine’s Day color, here is a fun and easy project that you can make for your home or as… Read more.
Just in time for Valentine’s day is our newest video on how to make ombré crepe paper roses in both the full bloom garden rose and the bud. You can see the photo tutorial on this post and download the pattern using the button below the video. For this gorgeous ombré crepe paper, pop over… Read more.
It is that time of year, after the busy holidays for our studio to get organized so we can stay as creative as possible. A few months ago we shared our new office space as I brought three others onto my team and needed to move the craft space and add desks and work spaces…. Read more.
Big thanks to World Label for hosting today’s pretty address labels. These stylish address labels, return labels or shipping labels will sure stand out. I love this soft floral and watercolor wash designs. They come in a mix of bright spring colors and you can choose a classic slab font or a modern hand drawn… Read more.
For a pretty DIY project that you can make for yourself or as a gift for a friend, here are a few different versions of pen and ink floral note cards and a watercolor wash letterhead. You can choose the Museo font style or the handwritten Amatic font style. Each have their own PDF that you… Read more.
It is time to bring some spring and a touch of green into my decor! The first thing that comes to my mind is a topiary, inspired by an English garden and one of my favorite shows. . . Downton Abby that just started its new season. Yay! This adorable little green arrangement is the… Read more.
During the holidays, we shared a post about decorating for a modern holiday. We created a star burst wall art to add some fun DIY drama in a palette of golds. Many of you commented and asked for the tutorial. Our busy holiday schedule pushed this post back, but we decided to make a new… Read more.
In updating my main floor bathroom, I wanted to add a bit more personal touch and found an easy and elegant way with monogramming my new hand towels. The fibers on these towels are fine and low pile which makes a perfect canvas for an easy iron-on monogram. I cut my monograms from a… Read more.
Spring is coming soon and no better way to prepare than add a some blooms into your home decor. The wonderful thing about these cherry blossom branches is that it will last more than a few days and can be used as a centerpiece for your spring dining table, wedding event or baby shower. So… Read more.
I always like to have a new quote at the first of the year to print and frame as art. This year I chose this quote from Pablo Picasso that really touched my heart. I feel it is exactly in alignment with my vision and a great message to see daily. I designed this quote… Read more.
One of our readers asked if we could make a thank you note for kids in the same style as the kid’s Santa letter we posted earlier this holiday. What a great idea! Here are two versions of that printable. The first is a “fill in the blank” style making it easy for the little… Read more.
I love these adorable tissue tassels. They are very versatile, perfect for a sophisticated New Year’s Eve soiree, a kids birthday party or a darling addition to a nursery. They are fluffy and fun and great to make as a last minute decor. That is if you have a Martha Stewart Crafts Fringe Cutter. … Read more.
This is my last Christmas post this year (and our 50th Christmas project for 2014). I will have to admit I am a little bit sad for it and wish I had another two weeks to fill these pages. There are just too many great project ideas will have to wait until next year. Until… Read more.
Yesterday our studio was buzzing with last minute Christmas crafting. We made these two adorable felt stockings (along with two elegant white stockings coming next) in our ongoing Arctic theme that we have used for window clings, Santa letters, gift wrap, gift tags and gift toppers. These diy felt stockings are quite simple to make… Read more.
My go-to for last minute Christmas and New Year’s gifts has always been gourmet treats or homemade goodies. This type of gift is always welcome and is a perfect pick for those who are not close friends or family. We designed this set of labels based on last year’s red and green traditional set, that… Read more.
If you are anything like me, my pets are like my kids. I know, pretty sappy. Of course if I am making stockings for the family then the pets should have one too. Right? We have designed a set of pet faces that are mix and match so you can make your own dog or… Read more.