map wall typography

Decoupage Map Wall Letters 2 copy

I made these easy little letters to go in my son's bedroom. It is a vintage airplane theme and after switching things around a little, we had an empty space that needed something fun. For this project I used an old atlas that is really special to me. I used the atlas from about age ... continue reading

Fabric Covered Wall Letter

Fabric Covered Chevron Wall Letter Feature

I just LOVE LOVE LOVE any kind of typography and display wall letters. They are everywhere, from kids rooms and playrooms to restaurants and modern living spaces. I sure do not like the $15-$20 price tag on some of them though! My favorite are my faux zinc letters, but I have experimented personalizing wood and ... continue reading

Mod Melts-Clothespin Magnets

mod podge melts clothespin magnets 8

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Patriotic Outdoor Luminaries

wire star tissue paper mason jar luminaries feature

  Well, yes, I know it's another mason jar craft, well what can I say? I have cases of them in my garage just calling to me day and night. After all of my research for my 150 Patriotic Ideas post I am going red, white, and blue crazy! I started with plain mason jars, ... continue reading

Shakespere My New Decorating Partner


A few weeks ago I did a Main Ingredient Monday post about projects to do with book pages. This one really jumped out at me and I decided to use it and create my own version. I had a devil of a time getting the silhouettes printed. I used spray adhesive and attached the book ... continue reading

FLY Away


I made these "FLY"  letters last year for my son's bedroom. I have had quite a few questions and comments about them, so I decided to make another set, give you a tutorial, and I am going to put them in my ETSY shop. I grabbed all of my supplies: 1. Wood or Paper Mache ... continue reading

An Easy and Cheerful Serving Tray

I grabbed a bunch of metal serving trays a few weeks back and found lots of inspiration pieces for this lovely little number. First, I sprayed it with Rust-Oleum Clean Metal Primer....this stuff is truly indispensable to me.  Then the tray got 3 coats of Rust-Oleum Painters Touch spray paint in Green Apple-super duper bright! ... continue reading

Decoupage Fabric Desk

Hands down, my fave-fave-fave project to date. Let me paint a picture.... I was wandering aimlessly through the ARC at 9:46 last Monday morning, when suddenly a  vibrant light shone out from across the store, I was catapulted through the aisle and grabbed this baby with wide open arms. Her pricetag read $25.99 and I ... continue reading