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Front Door Decorating With Wreaths

For non-Christmas-y door wreaths, I love a simple grapevine wreath, favorite ribbon, and green foliage. They are easy to make, and instantly liven up any space — in this case, the front door.   For these projects, I made a quick trip to Hobby Lobby and picked up two grapevine wreaths and spring-like foliage that […]

4 Easy Knitted Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

At this point in my life, I need easy projects that I can crank out — nothing fussy! Growing up, my mom always had handmade dishrags, crocheted by one of my great aunts. At the time, I thought they were quaint, but it wasn’t until I had my own home and learned to knit that […]

5 Tips for Successful Thrifting and Antiquing

Thrift stores, garage sales, antique shops: the possibilities of finding priceless antiques and one-of- a-kind secondhand goods are endless. But, if you’re like me, thrifting can be a bit overwhelming! It seems so effortless when you’re scouring Pinterest and filing away beautiful photos of newly chalk painted thrift store finds, but a whole different story […]

Quick Sewing Projects for a Spring-Ready Home

Doing your own sewing projects gives you full freedom to choose your own pattern or design you want for your home. It also makes changing out accessories easier, especially when you want something that complements your décor.   Now that spring is here, put your sewing talents to good use and switch out winter items […]

Unique Easter Egg Decorating Ideas

If you’re still struggling with Easter egg decorating ideas, here are some unique and simple designs anyone can do. With a variety of common household items, you can easily create anything from a Captain America face to an Easter Bunny. Read on for more details.