Getting Crafty

DIY Christmas Gnome Bottle Toppers

DIY Christmas Gnome Bottle Toppers

  Hello Friends!  I am simply blown away by how fast the year has gone by, and here we are again working on our holiday baking, crafting and gift giving.  How did this happen? It seems like just yesterday the kids were heading back to […]

Dried Orange & Moss Topiaries

Dried Orange & Moss Topiaries

  It’s Fall Y’all! That’s right it’s officially that time of year when the leaves start to change color and there is a slight chill in the air. Everywhere you look it’s “pumpkin palooza” and my home is no exception. I look forward to the […]

DIY Dried Orange Slices

DIY Dried Orange Slices

  Hello friends! Today I’m sharing with you the simple craft of drying fruit.  This is a craft you can do any time of the year, easily in your kitchen, using citrus or apples. Dried fruit is wonderful for using in crafts, adorning packages, stringing […]

DIY Elastic Carry Pencil Pouch

DIY Elastic Carry Pencil Pouch

    Have you noticed lately everywhere you look you will find these beautiful and intricate coloring books made for adults?  I personally love these books, and I picked mine up two years ago when I was searching for something that would give me some peace […]

A Handful of Guests Book

A Handful of Guests Book

      Hi everyone!  Sorry it’s been so long since my last post!  It was a busy month of May with dear friends visiting from California, end of year school projects, baseball games and parties!  Time has slipped away from me and I realize how […]

DYI Fabric Coasters

DYI Fabric Coasters

  Hi Friends! Today I’m sharing an easy beginner level sewing project that you can make from your left over scraps of fabric. Not only are these fabric coasters pretty, but they are extremely functional too! Because they are made from clothe they will absorb the […]

One Man’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure

One Man’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure

  Today I want to share a quick DIY project that took little time, a small amount of effort and minimal cash!  A few days ago I was leaving my neighborhood and noticed a family had moved out and place several pieces of furniture on […]

DIY Decorative Serving Trays

DIY Decorative Serving Trays

  For several years now I have been using 3 cookie sheets over and over again, and now they are beyond “seasoned”! I’m almost too embarrassed to show you my black cookie sheets, but you need to see the dreadful before in order to appreciate […]

DIY Holiday Gift Baskets

DIY Holiday Gift Baskets

  Awhile ago I was scrolling through my pins on Pintrest and I ran across this craft idea created by liagriffith.com. She had taken paper grocery bags and upcycled them into berry baskets!  I was instantly inspired by her idea and I had to give […]

Upcycled Sugar Skull Wine Bottles

Upcycled Sugar Skull Wine Bottles

    For quite some time now I have loved the look of the beautiful wine bottles of Villa Alena Moscato D’Asti (purchased at Trader Joe’s for $8.99, prices may vary by location). If you haven’t tried it, I highly recommend it! It comes from […]