Christmas Light Upgrade!
Hi friends! If you have a string of Christmas lights and ping pong balls lying around, you're in luck; those are the two supplies needed for today's project! Put together, they make a pretty string of soft glowing bulbs! Okay, so I didn't have ping pong balls just lying around; I ordered them in bulk from Amazon specifically for this. But they're very inexpensive if you look in the right places! I've found that if you search for "beer pong" balls, you can get the cheap ones for, well, cheap…
10 Simple Snowmen Ideas for your Holiday Décor
The Snowman. What an iconic winter figure. He has the potential to be so minimally simple or delicately ornate, which allows for all sorts of interpretation and creativity when incorporating snowmen into your holiday décor. One fantastic characteristic of snowmen as objects of seasonal décor is that they make wonderful decorations for the holidays…and they...
Candy Bar Game for Your Family Reunion
Aunt Lynn has shared fun matching games at our family reunions and parties for years. She has adapted the game to fit many different reunion themes, baby showers, wedding showers and family h…
DIY Pinecone Ornaments & My Tree
Happy Saturday! Welcome to Day 8 of the 12 Days of Christmas Event! Today I will be sharing my super easy, and almost FREE pinecone ornaments! Here is how they look all finished! These took
Pallet wood Christmas trees
I had seen some Christmas Trees on Pinterest that were made from reclaimed wood and old pallets and I thought they were cute. I wanted to give it a go but wanted to add my own flare to them.
Top US Craft Blog | The Crafty Blog Stalker
Simple DIY craft tutorial ideas using Vintage Bed Springs. You'll be surprised at how easily old metal bed springs fit into your home decor!
Blissful White Project
had this idea for old bed springs, and stuff.... laid it out on the cement to see what it would look like, the used old rusty stapes, which I cut shorter, and hammered in to keep it in place, on an old bee keep lid. It is a "Spring Tree". =) Do you love it? (I was going to add burlap knots to it, but decided I love it just as it's old rusty self.) all for today. be blessed and thanks for coming by barb joining Blissful Whites Wednesday. go on over and check it out.
Quick and Easy Upcycle - Bed Spring and Insulator Votive
I used rusty bed springs from a friend's back yard and an aqua glass insulator from my garage to create these cute little votive holders for a candlelit Valentine Party. See more of the decor here: http://oldewindmillfarm.blogspot.com/2013/02/valentine-party-2013.html
Mixed media hanging Altoid tin shadow box shrine - What To Do On a Starless Night.
Title: What To Do On a Starless Night (No. 6) It measures approximately 6.5" long by 2.25" and is 3/4" deep. The base is the bottom of an Altoid tin that I painted to look old and rusty. The moon is covered by a rounded glass cabochon that magnifies it and makes it look kind of 3 dimensional from the side. The definition is covered by a thin piece of mica. The hills, woman, and balloon are raised from the background. The tiny vintage glass star she is holding catches the light nicely…
Ornaments Made From Keyboard Keys
Joining the Party at Funky Junk with Donna...this week the party theme is handmade ornaments... These photos were taken at the District W...
Christmas springs, Christmas springs...bed springs! | Flea Market Gardening
Using bed springs in holiday decorations. Due to a mysterious surplus of rusty bed springs amongst Flea Market Gardeners,...many 'spring' projects have been used this Fall in Holiday decorations this year!
Pinecone Wedding Centerpieces
Pinecone wedding centerpieces. Much more rustic and romantic in their natural state - or painted and dipped in green, red and/or gold gli...
As I am gearing up for the holiday season I finally found a project I liked enough to break out my STASH of mattress springs salvaged from a mattress box spring Julia and I drug home from the dump! Made from vintage jewelry such as a pocket watch, earrings and necklaces. Made from vintage buttons and an angel brooch. At the store we have STACKS of weathered pickets from the Oxarango Sheep Ranch in Rupert. Here is my first creation from our abundant supply. More projects for the holidays…
Add 1 cup applesauce and 1 cup cinnamon with 1 ...
Easy Christmas Glittered Cinnamon Ornaments ~ Add 1 cup applesauce and 1 cup cinnamon with 1 Tablespoon glitter. Mix all together... you can even make then into Garland