Home » Archive by Category

Articles in DIY Crafts

Make an Easy & Inexpensive Fairy Garden

May 25, 2015 – 7:00 am |
Easy + Inexpensive Fairy Garden: A broken pot, some props made of sticks, and some imagination make a sweet potted fairy garden that doesn't break the bank!

My girls and I have been LOVING the gorgeous spring weather we’ve been having here lately! It’s been so therapeutic to be out in the sunshine, work on our yard, and do a bit of …

Motivational Monday #50: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 24, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

A Vintage Cane Chair Pair Makeover in Grey Velvet

May 20, 2015 – 7:00 am | 2 Comments
Vintage midcentury cane chairs painted white and reupholstered in grey cotton velvet.

Once upon a time – well, almost exactly one year ago – an avid Vintage Treasures Hunter spotted a pair of mid-century cane chairs on Kijiji. “Dear husband,” she said as she peered up at …

Chalky Finish Mint and Floral Buffet + Motivational Monday #49: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 17, 2015 – 7:00 pm | 2 Comments

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Cotton & Tulle Skirt Tutorial + Motivational Monday #48: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 10, 2015 – 7:00 pm |

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

A Simple Teal, Green and Gold Spring or Summer Tablescape (Video)

May 4, 2015 – 12:00 pm |
A teal and gold Spring or Summer simple tablescape idea (with video).

With Mother’s Day approaching soon and the season of Spring and Summer dinner parties approaching, I thought it would be fun to share with all of your my super simple Spring or Summer table setting …

A Paper Peony Tutorial + Motivational Monday #47: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

May 3, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment
Paper peonies tutorial

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Mini Fairy Garden in a Tin Gift + Handmade Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

May 1, 2015 – 5:00 am | 7 Comments
How to make a DIY mini fairy garden gift in a vintage enamelware planter.

A couple of weeks ago, we visited a beautiful greenhouse nearby and we stumbled across the most adorable little fairy garden. I hadn’t thought too much about fairy gardens in the past, but when I …

DIY Old Window Cabinet + Motivational Monday #46: Craft, DIY & Home Decor Link Party

April 26, 2015 – 7:00 pm | One Comment
DIY Old Window Cabinet

Happy, happy Sunday, friends! It’s Motivational Monday craft, DIY & home decor link party time. Welcome to another week of linking up your favourite projects.
Thanks so much to those of you that linked up your projects last week. I …

Make a Bridal Bouquet of Fabric Flowers

April 22, 2015 – 8:00 am |
How to make this absolutely gorgeous, realistic looking DIY bridal bouquet made out of handmade fabric flowers, brooches, keys and pins.

My sister got married last year, and her wedding was a whole lot of vintage-y gorgeousness. It was beautiful! You might remember this vintage wedding mood board I made based on her wedding, her vintage …