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Painted Coffee Mugs
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Holiday Gift Idea! Here is a great and easy holiday gift idea for all of you, painted coffee mugs! These are a simple and quick craft to give as a gift or to add to your own collection of coffee mugs. I’ve actually had these mugs for 5+ years, I picked them up at T.J. Maxx when I got my first apartment. They ran me about $2.99/mug. I decided to use gold spray paint since I already had some (and
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So I had to share something pretty awesome with you guys. If you don’t know already, part of my job is to manage businesses social media accounts so I use this as my excuse to be on top of the latest social media trends. The most recent one I stumbled upon today was on Mashable which had a video that linked to GE’s #3DPrintMyGift tumblr page. I like to take part in these types of things to further research the
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If your organizational skills are anything like mine, your jewelry is probably scattered throughout your room in numerous places, including the floor and shower. Oh… It’s not? Well this is embarrassing…. To help solve my problems I made some adorable frames into earring holders that now hang beside my mirror and above my vanity. what you’ll need: picture frame of your choosing 1/4″ wire netting from lowe’s or any home improvement store staple gun scissors/wire cutters hanging hardware hammer Last
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If you haven’t already, check out my post on Easy Fall Decorations Part 1! So here are a couple of adorable and simple Halloween/fall decorations I created this year! Corn kernels in vase Gold top painted pumpkins Home made fall door wreath Jack-o-lantern cans Gold Painted Frames with Fall Leaves Corn Kernels in a Vase This is such a simple idea but it can be a very subtle fall decoration. Grab a bag or can of popcorn from your local grocery
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I had some old frames lying around that I couldn’t figure out what I wanted to do with them. I almost made them into earring holders but found better frames to make those instead (tutorial coming soon!). Clearly I went searching on pinterest when I finally came across something this post that inspired me! I’ve seen several different ideas that use fall leaves on display in a vase or frame. I loved the idea and went searching for leaves around
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I love gold spray paint…. Who doesn’t love gold painted pumpkins? What You’ll Need: little pumpkins (grabbed mine for 50 cents each at a pumpkin patch!) painters tape (or any tape really) gold spray paint Wipe down/wash the pumpkins as best you can. Tape the pumpkins, about halfway down, all the way around creating an even line, as best as possible. Outside or in a well ventilated area spray paint your pumpkins, be careful not to get gold on the
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I had this awesome vase that I filled with sea shells I collect, but it wasn’t very practical to just be sitting around in my small living room. So I went on a mission to make it into a lamp! You’ll find the original post to create the faux cork here! This is the post that inspired me to make mine into a lamp! What You’ll Need: The basic lamp kits that you buy at Lowe’s and you may need a
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I could sit on Pinterest for hours and look at easy fall decorations for inspiration, but unfortunately I don’t have enough time! Here’s part one of the simple and cute fall decorations. Dried Wheat On Display I love this look! If I would have planned ahead of time I would have snagged some wheat in the fields on the outskirts of where I live but instead I grabbed a 55% coupon to AC Moore and picked up two bundles of
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